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Newsflash #7 – Marzo 2018

News, Events and Initiatives

El Consorcio TICCA tiene el placer de invitarles a una serie de webinarios: ¿Qué son los TICCA? ¿Como se pueden auto fortalecer? ¿Como son…  Leer más "Invitación a webinarios sobre TICCA"
The Indigenous Circle of Experts (ICE) recently presented its report "We rise together", on achieving Pathway to Canada Target 1 through the creation of Indigenous Protected and Conserved Areas in the spirit and practice of reconciliation. A historic step! Leer más ▸
Snowchange has established a second ICCA in Finland. It is a 110-hectare wetland Linnunsuo, located in North Karelia. This action strengthens the capacity of local communities, hunters, bird watchers and other stakeholders to use (I)CCA as a method for conservation of significant sites in Finland. Leer más ▸
Costa Rica ya cuenta con el Mecanismo General de Consulta a Pueblos Indígenas, el primero en América Latina desarrollado bajo el estándar de "consulta sobre la consulta”, originado en recomendaciones de la Relatoría Especial sobre Pueblos Indígenas de la Organización Naciones Unidas.  Leer más ▸
Prof. José Aylwin - ICCA Consortium Council Member, participated in the conference of the Forests Dialogue to discuss issues surrounding land reform with indigenous peoples, forestry companies, agricultural companies, development agencies and relevant government bodies. Leer más ▸
The Convention on Biodiversity (CBD) held a regional workshop from February 20-24th, 2018 with Tero Mustonen of Snowchange and ICCA Consortium Member in attendance to facilitate the description of Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas (EBSAs) in the Baltic Sea, during which the ILK and ICCAs were largely discussed. Leer más ▸

Resources & Multimedia

The Global Forest Coalition participated in the International Day of Forests on March 21st by producing a beautiful photo essay about people whose lives and rights are intricately linked to forests. Leer más ▸
An uplifting story of the Pradan women in India working together to stand up to poachers and stop the destruction of their forests. Leer más ▸
This paper, published by IIED and co-written by Dilys Roe - ICCA Consortium Honorary member, aims to help managers and policy makers make conservation fairer, in the belief that fairer conservation is vital for effective conservation as well as human wellbeing. Leer más ▸

News from Our Partners, Allies and Related Initiatives

Mongabay is undertaking a special reporting project to focus specifically on the intersection of indigenous peoples and conservation to raise greater awareness of the grave threats indigenous peoples face when it comes to protecting their lands. Leer más ▸
The IPSI Secretariat recently received a notification that nominations are now open for the 2018 MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity.  Leer más ▸

As always, we are eager to receive your contributions for the April edition of the newsflash. Please feel free to send submissions, suggestions and questions to me.

Ms. Deborah David, Communications Assistant of the ICCA Consortium

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