Whatare some of the new claims for rights which the process ofdevelopment has generated?

Thenew claims for rights that have been generated by the process ofdevelopment are as follows:

  • The protection of people affected by development from the state and the society as a whole.

  • The right of people to be consulted about decisions that affect their lives.

  • The right to livelihood of people when their regular livelihood activities are threatened by developmental activities.

  • Rights of communities, particularly tribal and aboriginal, to the use of natural resources.

  • Rights of future generations to the resources that are common to the entire humanity.

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