Key Publications and videos




Check out the following two pages for free downloads of recent papers, reports and more.




Films and audio-visual documentation


- Return to the Swallow cave / Trở lại Hang Én                              

Film about the Arem and their customary relationship with the Phong Nha Ke Bang area in Vietnam)


Enabling Human rights- based development for

indigenous and tribal peoples:                                                                                                                                                                                   

Learning from 25 years’ experience of ILO Convention No. 169

(made together with Eduardo Saraiva Pereira)

- Environmental NGO Action: Boundaries, Challenges and Opportunities (PART 1), Roundtable debate organised by the Department of Anthropology, University of Lucerne, Swissaid Geneva and the Geneva Environmental Network,


-NGO Action: Boundaries, Challenges and Opportunities (PART 2)



-Sustainable Development and World Heritage: Exploring issues in Switzerland (with Melanie Nielsen, DrumBeat),


- Video interview about the Anthropology of Conservation NGOs book

Understanding Rights Practices in the World Heritage System