In support of accelerating climate ambition, eighteen foundations signed a joint statement affirming their commitment to supporting the critical role forests and sustainable land use, and indigenous guardianship of these places, play in the fight against climate change.
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A new set of materials helps explain how forests and land use relate to climate change.
Site visits can be a powerful tool for knowledge sharing, capacity building, network formation, and policy promotion. New analysis suggests best practices.
Indigenous people will be supported in protecting their forest land and resources through International Land & Forest Tenure Facility.
Attempting to fight climate change without lifting up communities who protect forests is grave mistake, says Ford Foundation President.
World leaders must do more to defend custodians of natural world whose lives are at risk from big business, says UN Rapporteur.
Land rights for forest communities protect forests from fire, according to PRISMA study. Finding could help countries respond to forest fire threat.
To save forests, protect indigenous and rural women's rights to community forests, finds a report by Rights and Resources Initiative.
Securing land title for indigenous peoples is among most cost-effective ways to conserve South America's rain forests.
Global Witness finds at least 185 environmental defenders murdered in 2015.