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A new perspective to World Ranger Day: honouring and showing solidarity also with the defenders of the natural commons

31st July 2015 – World Ranger Day Press Release On the occasion of World Ranger Day, The ICCA Consortium– a Swiss based international association with members from over seventy countries around the world– joins in to the chorus paying respect … Continue reading

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Making Another World Possible Will Require Radical Alternatives – Impressions from the World Social Forum

By Ashish Kothari, Member of the ICCA Consortium Steering Committee. *This article is quoted from the German Degrowth blog. Find it here. If sheer enthusiasm can deliver ‘another world’, the opening rally of the World Social Forum in Tunis on … Continue reading

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CARTA ABIERTA a las autoridades y a la prensa de Chile sobre la tragedia del incendio del territorio conservado por las comunidades de Quinquén y de Icalma

En una carte abierta, el Consorcio TICCA comparte sur profunda preocupación y solidaridad frente a la situación de las comunidades de Quinquén y Icalma en relacion con los incendios que se desarollan en Chile desde hace varios días que amenazan … Continue reading

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TICCA y la Iniciativa sobre los Sistemas Ingeniosos de Patrimonio Agrícola Mundial

Carolina Amaya, miembro honorario Consorcio TICCA, Colombia > Hace un clic aqui para leer la minuta del acontecimiento El Consorcio ICCA recibió la invitación de parte de la FAORLC, desde la Coordinación para pueblos indígenas y punto focal SIPAM, a … Continue reading

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African civil society and global allies challenge Chatham House conference on ‘Extractive Industries in Africa’

Starting on Monday the 16th, Speakers and participants gathered on Chatham House, a ‘think tank’ based in central London, which is hosting an event entitled ‘Extractive Industries in Africa’. Individuals, organisations and coalitions from across Africa and beyond have signed an … Continue reading

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LA SOCIEDAD CIVIL DENUNCIA ANTE LA COMISIÓN EUROPEA LA AUSENCIA DE PARTICIPACIÓN EN LOS PROGRAMAS DE DESARROLLO RURAL  Más de 80 organizaciones solicitan a Bruselas que exija a las autoridades españolas la subsanación de graves incumplimientos cometidos en el proceso … Continue reading

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Nota importante del Foro Mundial de Pueblos Pescadores (WFFP) al Presidente de la Republica de Honduras

En el 1 de Febrero 2015, el Foro Mundial de Pueblos Pescadores (WFFP) ha enviado una nota al Presidente de la Republica de Honduras, a su homólogo en el Congreso Nacional y a los honorables Diputados que lo integran. La … Continue reading

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Concern over community evictions and disrespect for human rights pitted against conservation in Tanzania

Press Release 17 February 2015 Please find the PDF Version of this press release here. Follow the case on this webpage. The ICCA Consortium, Geneva (Switzerland)  Earlier this week the ICCA Consortium received notification through various networks and members of … Continue reading

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Igorot Raises “Two-Headed Monster” at UNHRC Urges Global Support for ICCAs 27th Session, UN Human Rights Council, Palais des Nations, Geneva, September 17, 2014. An indigenous person belonging to the Kankanaey Igorot tribe of Sagada, Mountain Province, Northern Philippines raised … Continue reading

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El Congreso Mundial de Parques 2014: Desafíos para Chile

Article extracted from: http://www.observatorio.cl/2014/el-congreso-mundial-de-parques-2014-desafios-para-chile   Más de 6000 personas, entre ellas representantes de organismos estatales, ambientales, comunitarios e indígenas, provenientes de cerca de 170 países, se reunieron en el Congreso Mundial de Parques 2014 de la UICN (Unión Internacional para … Continue reading

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