Ethnicity, Race, and Indigenous Peoples (ERIP)

A Section of the Latin American Studies Association

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Casta Painting
From Castizo and Spanish woman, Spaniard
Andrés de Islas, 1774






  • Latin American Studies Association. The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) is the largest professional Association in the world for individuals and institutions engaged in the study of Latin America. With over 5,000 members, twenty-five percent of whom reside outside the United States, LASA is the one Association that brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors, across the globe.
  • NativeWiki is a project of NativeWeb to allow users to contribute information on Indigenous peoples around the world.
  • Race, are we so different?


  • Global Afro-Latino and Caribbean Initiative, Hunter College, CUNY. The Global Afro Latino and Caribbean Initiative is a program of the Latin American & Caribbean Studies Program at Hunter College, CUNY (LACS) in collaboration with the Franklin H. Williams African Diaspora Institute and Caribbean Cultural Center of New York to develop an ongoing program of advocacy for Afro-descendant communities throughout the Western Hemisphere.
  • Inter-Agency Consultation on Race in Latin America. The Inter-Agency Consultation on Race in Latin America (IAC), established in the year 2000, is a consultative group of international development institutions that are working to address issues of race discrimination, social exclusion, and other problems of Afro-descendant populations in Latin America.
  • World Bank's Afro-Latin site. Of the 520 million people living in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), there are over 150 million people of African descent. Throughout the region, "Afro-Latins", as they are known, suffer disproportionately from poverty and social exclusion.

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