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Newsflash #20 – Juillet 2019

A year has passed

C’est avec une immense tristesse que nous devons vous informer que notre Président aimé, Taghi Farvar, s’est éteint le Lundi 16 Juillet 2018. Il…  Lire la suite "Dr. Mohammad Taghi Farvar – Président du Consortium APAC"

Local and National - ICCA Consortium News, Events and Initiatives

For the third time in the Philippines, more than a hundred stakeholders from indigenous people as well as government agencies and civil society gathered to acknowledge recent gains in the recognition of ICCAs institutionalization and elaborate a plan to continue supporting ICCAs in the country. Lire la suite ▸
Par Joseph Itongwa Mukumo, Coordinateur du Consortium APAC sur les Ecosystèmes Forestiers d’Afrique Centrale  Le 18 juillet 2019, l’Alliance Nationale d’Appui et de Promotion…  Lire la suite "1ère Assemblée Générale des APAC et de l’ANAPAC – RD CONGO"

Regional and International - ICCA Consortium news, events and initiatives

The ICCA Consortium participated in a roundtable on scaling community conservation during the 2019 National Geographic Explorers Festival, as part of our continuing efforts to strengthen National Geographic Society’s support for conservation by and with indigenous peoples and local communities.  Lire la suite ▸
ICCA Consortium Member Forest Peoples Programme tells us about the environmental and human rights defenders (including a representative of Consortium Member ANAPAC RDC) who took the stage at the Global Landscapes Forum to share their struggles. Lire la suite ▸
As part of the ICCA Global Support Initiative, together with the ICCA Consortium and Natural Justice, the UNDP GEF SGP conducted analyses to evaluate the impacts and opportunities of laws, policies and institutional frameworks on ICCAs at the national level in several countries. Lire la suite ▸

Resources

Por Juan Carlos Tonko Paterito, Presidente de la Comunidad Indígena Kawésqar Residente en Puerto Edén (Chile), Miembro del Consorcio. Artículo directamente extraído de su…  Lire la suite "Indigenismo y colonias verdes"
Lead edited by ICCA Consortium Council of Elders member Ashish Kothari, several Member representatives and Honorary members participated in the elaboration of this volume, creating a stimulating collection of over 100 essays on transformative alternatives to the current dominant processes of globalized development.  Lire la suite ▸
In this article, Bram Büscher (ICCA Consortium Honorary Member) and Robert Fletcher propose an alternative perspective to conservation. Named ‘convivial conservation’, this post-capitalist approach promotes radical equity, structural transformation and environmental justice. Lire la suite ▸
In this article, Maria Faciolince (OXFAM) gives an in-depth review of the different uses of collective mapping by civil society organizations, and provides various resources and online tools for elaborating collective mapping, including many that are directly related to ICCAs and the ICCA Consortium. Lire la suite ▸

News from Our Partners, Allies and Related Initiatives

This summary of regional reports, written by indigenous researchers and experts, with the guidance of the Indigenous Peoples Major Group Global Coordinating Committee, stresses the importance of securing the collective land rights of indigenous peoples, an imperative to achieving sustainable development for all. Lire la suite ▸
Apply by 9 October 2019 for this new funding opportunity to support the capacity and effectiveness of indigenous peoples and community-based organizations engaged in forest conservation and sustainable forest management in the Amazon. Projects should be led by indigenous and local leaders and consistent with community goals and values Lire la suite ▸
Apply by 21 September 2019 for the BIOPAMA Action Component, which provides funding opportunities to address protected and conserved areas, sustainable use of biodiversity, and natural resources priorities for actions on the ground in Africa, Caribbean and Pacific countries.  Lire la suite ▸

If you wish to share your experience in the forthcoming Newsflash please write to Gaëlle at gaelle@iccaconsortium.org

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