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Report highlights opportunities for tropical jurisdictions to improve benefits sharing for indigenous peoples and traditional communities in forest conservation programs

Earth Innovation Institute and several of its partners in the Sustainable Tropics Alliance and Forest Based Livelihoods Consortium have released a report detailing the need for further inclusion of indigenous peoples and traditional communities in ...

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RSVP Now For An Annual Meeting Side Event on Indigenous and Traditional Communities and the GCF

Please join us for a side event featuring a reception and panel discussion on Collaborating with Indigenous and Traditional Communities on the first night of the GCF Annual Meeting in Jalisco. Monday, August 29 6:30-8:30pm Salon Tulipan at the ...

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Developing a jurisdictional monitoring platform aimed at improving sustainable development in Indonesia

The province of West Papua in Indonesia is one of the poorest yet most highly forested in Indonesia. Indigenous Papuans, many of whose rights to land and resources are not recognized formally by Indonesian law, comprise the majority of the poor. Can ...

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Brazilian Amazon states exchange knowledge on development of indigenous programs related to climate change mitigation

Representatives of seven Brazilian Amazon state environmental agencies, along with the national Ministry of Environment and National Indigenous Foundation, came together in Brasilia last week for a workshop focused on developing state-level ...

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Jurisdictional Approach Transformation Towards Sustainable Palm Oil in Central Kalimantan

Using a simple cell phone application, Earth Innovation Institute's Indonesian sister organization, INOBU, has mapped over 2000 smallholder oil palm farmers in the Seruyan district, helping them take the first step toward receiving the ...

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