Inter-American Commission calls on the Brazilian government to take measures to protect Indigenous communities from COVID-19

Contributed by Maria Antonia Tigre Introduction The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR or Commission) recently published Resolution No. 35/2020 (in Spanish and Portuguese), in which it pointed out severe flaws in the Brazilian government’s actions against COVID-19 in the Yanomami Indigenous Land (TIY), and demanded that an effective strategy be presented. The Commission saw […]