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Newsflash #29 – Mayo 2020

ICCA Consortium Life

¡El Comité de Miembros del Consorcio TICCA se complace en anunciar la próxima revisión de la membresía! El momento es propicio ya que hemos…  Leer más "Anunciando la Revisión 2020 De La Membresía Del Consorcio TICCA"

Solidarity in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Por Emma Courtine (Coordinadora de la Participación de la Membresía del Consorcio TICCA) y  Holly Jonas (Coordinadora Global). Estamos viviendo tiempos sin precedentes. Con…  Leer más "Llamadas Globales por y sobre los Territorios de Vida durante la Crisis COVID-19"
Albert Maurilio Chan Dzul, Coordinador del Consorcio TICCA para Mesoamérica y representante de U Yich Lu’um, A.C., comparte las reflexiones y estrategias de su organización frente a la pandemia actual, profundizando sobre resiliencia, relación espiritual con el territorio y salud mental. Leer más ▸
In Canada, the Conservation through Reconciliation Partnership held a virtual dialogue on the importance of Indigenous Protected and Conserved Areas in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. With a message of great hope, Allison Bishop shares the group's collective reflections about human relationships with nature and the opportunity that IPCAs represent to care for the natural world.  Leer más ▸
How can traditional indigenous knowledge help us cope with the pandemic? Sutej Hugu, our Regional Coordinator for East Asia, tells us of the Indigenous Taiwan Self-Determination Alliance and their reflections on the current situation.  Leer más ▸
Indigenous peoples and local communities who are defending their territories of life face heightened risks in the COVID-19 pandemic. Front Line Defenders reports on the impacts of COVID-19 on the safety and work of human rights defenders, and shares practical tips for the physical, emotional and digital protection of defenders working from home.  Leer más ▸

Youth Voices

Au coeur de l'Afrique, l'association Ndima-Kali (Membre du Consortium APAC) propose aux jeunes BaAka et Sangha-Sangha un espace pour défendre et valoriser leurs cultures. José Martial Bétoulet nous raconte. Leer más ▸
The ICCA Consortium’s delegation to the most recent UN negotiations on the post-2020 global biodiversity framework included several youth (all women!). Join us as we hear about this experience directly from youth representatives from Madagascar, Nepal and the Philippines. Leer más ▸

Local and National - ICCA Consortium News, Events and Initiatives

The ICCA Consortium issued a letter to the Chief Minister of Assam and other officials in India to condemn the arbitrary arrest of two farmers' rights activists, including a nominated Honorary member who attended our recent GA. We are relieved they were subsequently released on bail, but concerns remain. Leer más ▸

Regional and International - ICCA Consortium News, Events and Initiatives

La segunda Asamblea Regional del Consorcio TICCA en Latinoamérica se celebró en octubre de 2019, en Perú, antes del III Congreso de Áreas Protegidas de América Latina y el Caribe (CAPLAC). Ha sido la ocasión para que los Miembros de la región compartan, profundicen su estrategia y garanticen una amplia visibilidad de los territorios de vida en el CAPLAC. Leer más ▸
After a late-stage venue change from Kunming to Rome, jittery delegates managed to focus on negotiating the zero draft of the post-2020 global biodiversity framework in the same week that COVID-19 sadly began to take hold in Italy. Leer más ▸


In the third podcast of the BIOSEC Project, ICCA Consortium Honorary members Elaine (Lan Yin) Hsiao and George Iordăchescu draw on their experiences in Romania and Rwanda to discuss the establishment of protected areas and how this affects the relationship between local communities and their environments. Leer más ▸
There is ample evidence that more inclusive approaches to conservation and sustainable development lead to greater success, both in human and environmental terms. Five different ways to build, broaden and strengthen appropriate and genuine partnerships - including through recognising ICCAs--territories of life - are described in this article by Marc Foggin, representative of ICCA Consortium Member Plateau Perspectives.  Leer más ▸

News from Our Partners, Allies and Related Initiatives

One Earth profiles Black, Indigenous and People of Color who live and work as environmental defenders. Here, twenty short biographies introduce readers to diverse environmental defenders from around the world. Our dear Ghanimat Azhdari is among these young inspiring people interviewed by the author, Anuradha Rao, who describes the experience of writing this book and her meeting with Ghanimat.  Leer más ▸

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