Summary of the Alternative Report on the situation of Peru for the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

Año de ejecución: 2018

Equipo: Cristina Blanco, , Francisco Mamani Ortega y Claudia Lovón

Instituciones involucradas: Idehpucp

Tipo de publicación: Informes y documentos de trabajo

Línea de trabajo: Pueblos indígenas, Sistema Interamericano de Derechos Humanos

This report was prepared by the Institute of Democracy and Human Rights of the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru (IDEHPUCP) with the objective of presenting complementary information related to matters of interest to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD). The methodology used includes the revision of current regulations, documents produced by civil society and the making of public information requests to state entities. The report is structured around three themes: the situation of struggle against racism and racial discrimination; the challenges faced by migrants in accessing health and education; and the problem of forced labor. Finally, recommendations made from the analysis of the aforementioned topics are presented.