Consultation with indigenous people, Bolivia

CIHR Scoping Meeting on Key Issues at the Intersection of Conservation and Human Rights

To further learning on human rights issues in conservation contexts, the Conservation Initiative on Human Rights (CIHR) hosted a Scope Meeting in November 2010. The meeting was an opportunity to build common understandings of key conservation and human rights issues, and identify proposed areas of focus for future work.   

16 Dec 2010 | Event

NRG workshop in Kapasia

Working to secure livelihoods and improve natural resource management

Natural resources such as fish, water, wood and wildlife are of paramount importance to the livelihoods of millions of people but in many cases, local people have little say in how these are managed. IUCN is leading a major international project to help engage local communities in decision making to ensure equitable and sustainable use of the environment.

09 Oct 2010 | Event

Women participants mapping the natural resources in their local area

Project Update July 2010: Improving Governance of Natural Resources for Poverty Reduction

IUCN has strengthened local institutions and fostered positive, meaningful linkages between communities and governments for improved natural resources governance in several countries. 2009-2010 accomplishments of its Improving Governance of Natural Resources for Poverty Reduction Project include: …  

30 Jun 2010 | Project description


Indigenous peoples and REDD-plus

Challenges and opportunities for the engagement of indigenous peoples and local communities in REDD-plus …   | French

21 Jul 2010 | Downloads - document