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Recognising Sacred Natural Sites and Territories in Kenya

An Analysis of how the Kenyan Constitution, National and International Laws can Support the Recognition of Sacred Natural Sites and their Community Governance Systems. For millennia, indigenous and local communities around the world have upheld the responsibilities of their great-great … Continue reading


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An Analysis of International Law, National Legislation, Judgements, and Institutions as they Interrelate with ICCAs

Between 2011-2012, the ICCA Consortium undertook an international-to-local analysis of  spectrum of laws relevant to ICCAs. The reports analyze the effects of laws, policies and implementing agencies on ICCAs, and explore the diversity of ways in which Indigenous peoples and … Continue reading

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Recognising and Supporting Territories and Areas Conserved by Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities

CBD Technical Series No. 64 This publication responds to the need for greater understanding on how to recognize and support ICCAs. Such a need has been voiced by those who work on conservation, indigenous and human rights, local communities, natural … Continue reading

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