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This booklet presents in a simple and illustrative manner, the collective rights of indigenous peoples as contained in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP). It is intended as an educational tool for communities to understand indigenous peoples' rights and to know what they can do to promote and protect their rights.

AIPP - 2013 November

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Indigenous peoples assert that rights cannot be compromised and have recognized the need to strengthen existing skills and capacities for lobbying and advocacy. This manual aims to fulfill this need and seeks to develop a new generation of indigenous leaders who can advocate for indigenous peoples in climate change negotiations, including REDD+ processes.

AIPP & IWGIA - 2013 August

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This guide is a tool for advocacy work and community actions. It focuses on the Asian Development Bank Safeguard Policy Statement of 2009 (ADB 2009 SPS) particularly its safeguard requirements for Indigenous Peoples. In addition, it features the ADB Accountability Mechanism of 2012 and contains the principles and process of the Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC).

AIPP - 2013 July

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This Education Manual on Indigenous Elders and Engagement with Government is meant for indigenous elders, leaders, organizers, and indigenous peoples' representatives in government, who desire to be of service to the interest of indigenous peoples. The manual aims to build and strengthen the capacity of indigenous elders in Asia to lead their communities during contemporary times, wherein indigenous peoples face serious threats to their survival in the form of development aggression, marginalization and violation of their rights to land, territories, resources and self-determination.

AIPP - 2012 December

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Ce manuel est appelé à être un outil de formation à l’intention des militants des droits des populations autochtones en Afrique. Il est également destiné à être un instrument pratique à utiliser dans la formation des praticiens du droit, des journalistes activistes et des fonctionnaires travaillant sur les droits des populations autochtones en Afrique. L’utilité de ce manuel ne se concrétisera que lorsqu’il sera mis en application, en faveur du renforcement des capacités des populations autochtones à s’engager de manière constructive et durable dans le système africain des droits de l’homme.

CADHP et IWGIA - 2012 December

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The manual is designed as a training tool for indigenous rights activists in Africa. It is also intended to be a practical instrument for use in the training of judicial officers, lawyers, media activists and government officials on indigenous rights in Africa. The full use of this manual will only be realized if it is used to enhance the capacity of indigenous groups to constructively and sustainably engage with the African human rights system.

ACHPR amd IWGIA - 2012 December

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This manual aims to build the capacities of the indigenous peoples, networks and organizations to advocate and work for the effective implementation of FPIC for indigenous peoples in the activities and projects relating to REDD+.

The target group is indigenous leaders, members of IP organizations and communities, activists, and advocates in general. It is particularly intended for indigenous educators, trainers and facilitators working with indigenous organizations and communities, especially those to be affected by REDD+.

IWGIA and AIPP - 2012 October

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This comics book discusses climate change and REDD from the perspective of indigenous communities. It is intended primarily for communities as a simple guide to help them understand climate change and REDD. It discusses the importance and the roles of forest in climate change, the concept of REDD and how it relates to and affects indigenous communities. It points at potential negative impacts of REDD for the recognition and exercise of the collective rights of indigenous peoples, especially on the right to land, territories and resources. Finally, it shows why and how the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) can be used to uphold and protect the rights of indigenous communities in REDD.

IWGIA and AIPP - 2012 June

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This manual on basic financial management is the fifth of a series of training resource materials developed by the indigenous Learning Institute for Community Empowerment (ILI) under the Regional Capacity Building Programme of the Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP). The Manual was drafted in response to the need of AIPP members and partners to build their skills in financial management and administration.

AIPP - 2012 April

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This manual is based on the experience of providing community organising training in Cambodia, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Peninsular Malaysia for which PACOS Trust (a local organisation in Sabah, Malaysia) provided the COT Manual 2005 as a resource book for the training through the Indigenous Community Organising and Leadership Training (ICOLT) project of Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP) Foundation from 2006 to 2009.

AIPP & Partners Of Community Organisations (PACOS TRUST) - 2012 April

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A manual for indigenous community trainers While the first guide in our manual series, "What is REDD?" aims to help indigenous communities to understand what REDD+ is and what its implica...

2011 December

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This leadership training (LT) manual is intended to build the capacity of indigenous peoples’ leaders, communities and organizations to lead and manage their organizations. The training focuses on leadership principles and organizational management. It provides knowledge and skills needed by indigenous peoples in leading and running their organizations. It also includes skills on advocacy for the recognition of indigenous peoples’ rights, on community development and management of projects and activities.

AIPP, IWGIA & CPA - 2011 October

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Esta guía tiene el objetivo apoyar los esfuerzos para crear conciencia en los pueblos indígenas sobre los asuntos de REDD+. Se trata de descomponer parte de la jerga y de la terminología compleja en partes más accesibles. Está acompañada por un módulo de entrenamiento para su utilización en el desarrollo de capacidades y ejercicios de entrenamiento.

IWGIA, Servindi, AIPP, FPP & Tebtebba - 2010 November

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Ce livre présente des informations sur la REDD (Réduction des émissions dues à la déforestationet à la dégradation des forêts dans les pays en voie de développement), l’unedes mes...

IWGIA, AIPP, Forest Peoples Programme et TEBTEBBA - 2010 September

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This book provides information material on REDD and its implications for indigenous peoples. It is intended primarily for indigenous peoples as a guide in understanding climate change, REDD and how they relate to the recognition and exercise of the collective rights of indigenous peoples. The content is easily accessible and is accompanied by illustrations and photos for visualization.

AIPP, FPP, IWGIA and Tebtebba - 2010 June

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Christian Erni and Helen Tugendhat (eds)
Training manual written for indigenous trainers who intend to facilitate a training on REDD for indigenous leaders. It has been devised for a proposed five-days training programme with five modules.

The manual includes suggestions for the objectives of each module, activities and methods, materials and a schedule.

IWGIA , AIPP, FFP, Tebtebba - 2010 April

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María Micaela Gomiz y Juan Manuel Salgado
La incorporación al ámbito interno del derecho internacional de los derechos humanos, la reforma constitucional de 1994, que reconoció la preexistencia étnica y cultural de los pueblos indígenas, y la ratificación del Convenio 169 de la OIT, constituyen un vuelco fundamental dentro del derecho positivo que apenas ha comenzado a asimilarse por la doctrina y jurisprudencia.

El objectivo de este manual es servir de instrumento para facilitar la aplicación del derecho vigente en la actualidad.

ODHPI & IWGIA - 2010

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On September 13, 2007 the UN General Assembly adopted the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. This followed more than twenty years of discussions within the UN system.

United Nations General Assembly - 2008 October

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Le 13 september 2007, l'Assemblée générale de l'ONU adoptait la Déclaration des Nations Unies sur les droits des peuples autochtones. Cette Déclaration est le résultat de plus de vingt années de discussions au sein du système des Nations Unies. Les représentants autochtones ont joué un rôle essentiel dans son élaboration.

2008 May

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Este documento analiza el mecanismo del Relator Especial, cómo funciona y qué se ha obtenido hasta el momento. Brinda recomendaciones al sistema de las Naciones Unidas sobre prácticas más efectivas y sobre cómo fortalecer el mecanismo del Relator Especial. Otra serie de recomendaciones están dirigidas a los pueblos indígenas y sus organizaciones, especialmente sobre cómo colaborar más efectivamente con el mecanismo del Relator Especial y obtener mayores beneficios de este sistema.

IWGIA y Quakers - 2007 June

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Analyses the function of the Special Rapporteur mechanism and what has been achieved so far. Gives recommendations on best practices to the Human Rights Council, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights and the UN system in general on how to strengthen the mechanism. Recommendations are also aimed at indigenous peoples and their organizations on how to collaborate more effectively with the Special Rapporteur mechanism and draw more benefits from it.

Canadian Friends Sevice Committee and IWGIA - 2007 June

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(IWGIA Handbook - The Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues)

IWGIA - 2006

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Elisabeth Kiørboe, Diana Vinding, Martha Salazar, Vibeke Tuxen and Helle Munk-Ravnborg
The aim of the guidelines is to offer conceptual and practical tools for improving natural resource management activities and to open a dialogue among practitioners as to how gender and indigenous concerns can best become an integrated part of any natural resource management process anywhere in the world.

WWF, IWGIA, KULU, Nepenthes & DIIS - 2005 August

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Lola García-Alix
A handbook on the nature of the Permanent Forum for Indigenous Peoples and a guide for indigenous peoples on how to use this body.

IWGIA - 2003 June

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Alejandro Almaraz Ossio
"Tierras Comunitarias de Origen" recoge las enseñanzas de la experiencia del CEJIS en el acompañamiento jurídico social a las organizaciones indígenas de tierras bajas, que demandaron al Estado boliviano la titulación de sus territorios, desde 1990 hasta nuestros días.

CEJIS, IWGIA - 2003

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Manual cuyo principal objetivo es proporcionar información básica sobre las principales características del Foro Permanente de la ONU para las Cuestiones Indígenas con el propósito de facilitar una mayor incidencia de las organizaciones indígenas en este organismo.

IWGIA - 2003

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Jose de la Fuente y Elena Villarroel
Es una herramienta práctica para enfrentar actividades petroleras en las distintas etapas de la cadena productiva y destinada especialmente a las organizaciones indígenas y campesinas, así como a las instituciones comprometidas con los derechos socio-ambientales. Dada la complejidad normativa relativa a la materia, se presentan las distintas reglamentaciones dirigidas a salvaguardar los derechos de las poblaciones locales y garantizar el cumplimiento de las obligaciones ambientales de los operadores petroleros.

IWGIA, CEJIS - 2003

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Fergus MacKay
The Guide to Indigenous peoples' Rights in the Inter-American Human Rights System sets out in detail how the Inter-American human rights system works. It summarizes what rights are protected, with a focus on those of particular importance to Indigenous peoples. It also provides detailed guidance on how to submit petitions to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

Forest Peoples Programme & IWGIA - 2002 January

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Fergus MacKay
Describe en detalle cómo funciona el Sistema Interamericano de Derechos Humanos. Hace un sumario de qué derechos estan protegidos, centrándose en aquellos de especial importancia para los pueblos indígenas y ofrece una guía sobre cómo presentar peticiones a la Comisión Interamericana sobre Derechos Humanos.

IWGIA y Programa de los Pueblos de los Bosques (FPP) - 2002

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Centro de Planificación Territorial Indígena, IWGIA - 2001

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