India: The State Of The Forest Rights Act - Undoing Of Historical Injustice Withered
Asia Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Network
India has enacted the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006 (hereinafter referred to as the FRA) to undo the “historical injustice” committed against the forest dwelling Scheduled Tribes and other traditional forest dwellers who have been living in the forests for centuries. However, the Scheduled...
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