Countries pledge record support to the Global Environment Facility

GEF-8 funding will scale up efforts to tackle biodiversity loss, climate change, pollution  Twenty-nine countries have jointly pledged more than $5 billion for the Global Environment Facility, providing a major boost to international efforts to protect biodiversity and curb threats from climate change, plastics, and toxic chemicals through collaborative action this decade. The new support, …

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LOCAL BIODIVERSITY OUTLOOKS 2

Local Biodiversity Outlooks 2 (LBO-2) provides a snapshot of the many on-the-ground initiatives being led by indigenous peoples and local communities that contribute to the successful implementation of global agreements such as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs),  the Paris Agreement, and the Convention on Biological Diversity.  It is intended to complement the fifth edition of the …

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The Convention on Biological Diversity and Indigenous Peoples

On March 14-29, 2022, the Convention on Biological Diversity’s third meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Implementation will be taking place in Geneva, Switzerland. Cultural Survival’s Indigenous Rights Radio took the opportunity to interview Indigenous leaders about the Convention and about how Indigenous Peoples are involved in the implementation of this important international, multilateral treaty.  Watch our podcasts here: https://www.culturalsurvival.org/news/convention-biological-diversity-and-indigenous-peoples  

Closing of the Third Global Thematic Dialogue for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities on the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework

Madam Elizabeth Marema Mrema excutive Secretary of the CBD, Mr. Francisco Cali Tzay, Special Rapporteur on the rights of Indigenous Peoples,  Parties to the Convention of Biological Diversity, UN agencies, Indigenous Peoples and Local communities, International organizations, partners and friends, greetings and Thank you for your time. For the International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity and …

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REPALEAC

Le Réseau des Populations Autochtones et Locales pour la gestion durable des écosystèmesforestiers d’Afrique Centrale (REPALEAC) est une organisation de la société civile d’échellesous régionale et un réseau spécialisé de la Conférence sur les Ecosystèmes Denses etHumides d’Afrique Centrale (CEFDHAC), plateforme de regroupement des Organisations dela Société Civile (OSC) œuvrant pour la bonne gouvernance et …

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