A political platform comprised of indigenous peoples and local communities working together to safeguard Mother Earth for the benefit of all humankind, both present and future. It ensures it legitimacy and representativeness via democratic procedures spanning from the local to the global. The alliance includes 35 million people from 24 countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America who live in forest lands. Protects about 958 million hectares of land.
Global Alliance of Territorial Communities
Founding Year: 1999
An organization providing funding for projects and programs that assist vulnerable communities in developing countries to adapt to climate change. Initiatives are based on the country’s needs, perspectives, and priorities….
A research project from the University of New South Wales seeking to make accessible discussions of the justice-related issues that underpin an effective climate-change response. In their understanding, a climate…