World Rainforest Movement

New book on indigenous peoples of Sarawak

“Tanah Pengidup Kitai (Our Land is our livelihood): the undermining of indigenous land rights and the victimisation of indigenous people in Sarawak” is the name of a recently published book on the situation in Sarawak. The study includes the following chapters:

Chapter 1: The views of indigenous people (a field survey of 45 longhouse communities/kampong of approximately 20,000 people with 759 respondents)
Chapter 2: The Law, the State and the Marginalisation of Native Customary Rights
Chapter 3: The Law In Action: The Victimisation of Indigenous Communities
Chapter 4: Konsep Baru and Its Effect on Indigenous Communities
Conclusion: The Way Forward

For more details on the book and on how to order it, please visit our web site .