Global Biodiversity Framework Through Working with Indigenous People and Local Communities

In 2022, Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) adopted the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework (GBF), committing to halt and reverse biodiversity loss by 2030. The GBF recognizes the vital role, contributions, and rights of IPLCs in the conservation, restoration, and sustainable use of biodiversity.

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Inclusive Conservation Initiative (ICI) Phase One Report

On 09 August 2023 (International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples), the Inclusive Conservation Initiative released its Phase One Report, summarizing the first phase of its implementation, from ideation in December 2019 to implementation status in mid-2023.

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GEF-7 Inclusive Conservation Initiative Inception Workshops Report

The implementation of the GEF-7 Inclusive Conservation Initiative (ICI) began on February 21, 2022 through an inception phase composed of a series of virtual workshops held from February 21 to April 07, 2022. The ICI Project Management Unit (PMU) produced an inception report documenting all key highlights, activities, and decisions of the inception phase.

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Southwest Amazon

In the Madre de Dios River basin in Peru, an ancestral tropical forest territory home to several Indigenous communities, the Native Federation of Madr…

Northern Tanzania

Working through ICI in a globally significant ecological system of rangelands extending south and east of the greater Serengeti-Ngorongoro that suppor…

DR Congo

Alliance Nationale d’Appui et de Promotion des Aires et territoires conservés par les Peuples Autochtones et Communautés locales en République Dém…

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