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Mapuche-Huilliche Community Rejects Government’s Tourism Plan; Cites ILO 169

The Huilliche Community of  Lago Todos los Santos rejected the Chilean government’s recent announcement that it is accepting private bids for tourism projects in Vicente Pérez Rosales National Park located in southern Chile. The Community has publicly stated that the proposed projects are going to have a detrimental effect on their community, which means consultation should have occurred in accordance with ILO Convention 169, and that no such consultation process occurred. Continue reading

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