Distorting awareness and dispelling historical conflict Indigenous Framework and the Palestinians

In recent years, a growing number of scholars, advocates, NGOs, and international human rights organizations have been advocating for the rights of the Bedouin, both citizens of Israel in the Naqab and those living under occupation in area C in the West Bank, as indigenous people, pragmatically attempting to gain acknowledgement of some property rights for these communities. In doing so they refer to the international framework inaugurated in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), which was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in September 2007.[1]
The UNDRIP was drafted in a non-controversial political context, namely the existence of the colonial state. Article 38 of the UNDRIP stipulates that, “States, in consultation and cooperation with indigenous peoples, shall take the appropriate measures, including legislative measures, to achieve the ends of this Declaration.”
Read more details