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ICCA Knowledge Sharing & Capacity-building Event in Mesoamerica

First published on 04/08/2016, and last updated on 04/15/2017

ICCA Knowledge Sharing & Capacity-building Event in Mesoamerica
Academia de Lenguas Mayas, San José (Petén, Guatemala), 3-8 April, 2016

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The governance model of existing ICCAs in Mesoamerica shows that— despite lack of recognition and imposed overlaps from modern protected areas— the indigenous peoples continue to maintain their own structures and forms of governance of their territories, based on local institutions and arrangements and visible in the regulations that govern the control, use and access to their natural resources…Silvel Elias, 2016

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