ILO 169 Convention and Russian legislation on indigenous minorities

Publication type Article
Status Published
Affiliation: National research University Higher school of Economics
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Affiliation: Faculty of international relations, American University
Address: United States
Journal nameGosudarstvo i pravo
EditionIssue 9

The article describes the ILO 169 Convention as one of the most important international legal Act on indigenous peoples’ rights. Authors analyze the USSR and Russian Federation’ attempts to ratify it. The article illustrates the Conventions’ impact on Russian legislation about indigenous small-numbered peoples with its deficiencies and scope for improving according to the Convention’s requirements. 

KeywordsInternational Labor Organization (ILO), ILO 169 Convention, indigenous small-numbered peoples, Russian legislation
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Publication date23.09.2019
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