Practice Relating to Rule 133. Property Rights of Displaced Persons
Section C. Return of property or compensation
Peru’s Law on Internal Displacement (2004) states:
Competent authorities have the duty and responsibility to assist returned and/or resettled internally displaced persons to recover, to the extent possible, their property and possessions which they left behind or were dispossessed of upon their displacement.
Peru’s Regulations to the Law on Internal Displacement (2005) states:
Internally displaced persons who return to their places of habitual residence or who have resettled in another part of the country have a right to:
i) the … recovery, to the extent possible, of their property and possessions which they left behind or from which they were dispossessed when they became displaced.