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Annual Report 2011

Number of pages: 36
Release year: 2012
IWGIA's Annual Report 2011 gives examples of some of the activities implemented or supported by IWGIA during 2011 and major results. You can order a free copy through: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloak693f45eb4d81f671707b9a80e40bb4ae').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to...
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Forest is Life - A Story of Climate Change, Forest and Communities

Number of pages: 22
Region publication is about: Asia
Release year: 2012
Climate change has become an environmental problem affecting people throughout the world. Climate change is mainly the result of increasing global temperature, which results in shifting weather patterns such as unseasonal rains that affect agriculture, droughts, floods, plagues and diseases. Global warming is mainly the result of the increase of greenhouse gases, above all CO2, in the earth’s at...
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Guidelines for Practitioners: Integrating Indigenous and Gender Aspects in Natural Resource Management

Author: Elisabeth Kiørboe, Diana Vinding, Martha Salazar, Vibeke Tuxen and Helle Munk-Ravnborg
Number of pages: 48
ISBN number: 87-87740-56-7
Release year: 2005
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. The First Part offers a number of case stories on the consequences of excluding and incl...
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The Indigenous World 2012

Number of pages: 591
ISBN number: 978-87-92786-15-9
ISSN number: 1024-0217
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Asia, International, Internacional, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico, Middle East, Medio Oriente
Release year: 2012
Available as book and CD. In 61 country reports and 12 reports on international processes, The Indigenous World 2012 gives a comprehensive update on the current situation of indigenous peoples and their human rights, and reports on the most important developments in international processes of relevance to indigenous peoples during 2011. The majority of the country reports document how the es...
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Customary Law in Forest Resources Use and Management - A Case Study among the Dzao and Thai People in North-West Vietnam

Number of pages: 46
ISBN number: 978-87-92786-13-5
Country publication is about: Vietnam
Region publication is about: Asia
Release year: 2012
Vietnam is home to 53 ethnic minority groups who mostly live in the forested uplands. Numbering over twelve million people, they highly depend on forests for their livelihood and development. But the pressures on these forests are ever increasing, posing a serious threat to the lives and stability of millions of people. Since the early 1990s, Vietnam has attempted to address deforestation by ...
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Visite de recherche et d'information au Kenya

Author: Commission Africain des Droit de l'Homme et des Peubles
Number of pages: 100
ISBN number: 978-87-92786-14-2
Country publication is about: Kenya, Kenia
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2012
La Commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples a mis en place un Groupe de travail sur les populations/communautés autochtones (Groupe de travail) qui formule des recommandations et propose des mesures pour prévenir et remédier aux violations des droits de l’homme et libertés fondamentales des populations et communautés autochtones. Le Groupe de travail a effectué une vi...
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Research and information visit to Kenya

Author: The African Commission’s Working Group on Indigenous Populations/Communities
Number of pages: 89
ISBN number: 978-87-92786-14-2
Country publication is about: Kenya, Kenia
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2012
The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights has established a Working Group on Indigenous Populations/Communities (Working Group) that formulates recommendations and proposals on appropriate measures to prevent and remedy violations of the human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples and communities. The working group paid a research visit to the Republic of Kenya from...
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Understanding community-based REDD+

ISBN number: 978-87-92786-02-9
Release year: 2011
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 implications may be for them more generally, this manual looks at REDD+ on the project level. The purpose of this manual is to provide guidance to indigenous trainers to prepare and conduct trainings on Community-base...
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Mission en Republique du Congo

Author: Le Groupe de Travail de la Commission Africaine sur les Populations/Communautés Autochtones
Number of pages: 99
ISBN number: 978-87-92786-08-1
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2011
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Mission to the Republic of Congo

Author: The African Commission’s Working Group on Indigenous Populations/Communities
Number of pages: 93
ISBN number: 978-87-92786-08-1
Country publication is about: Republic of Congo , Republica del Congo
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2011
The African Commission's Working Group on Indigenous Populations/Communities undertook a country visit to the Republic of Congo in March 2010. The aim of the visit was to encourage the government to adopt a law on indigenous peoples’ rights and to follow up on a visit conducted in September 2005. The report gives an account of meetings held with government authorities, civil society organiz...
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Visite de recherche et d'information en Republique Democratique du Congo

Number of pages: 89
ISBN number: 978-87-92786-07-4
Country publication is about: Democratic Republic of Congo, La República Democrática del Congo
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2011
Rapport du groupe de travail de la Commission Africaine sur les populations/communautés autochones en la Republique Democratique du Congo, 9-25 Août 2009.
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Research and Information Visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo

Number of pages: 87
ISBN number: 978-87-92786-07-4
Country publication is about: Democratic Republic of Congo, La República Democrática del Congo
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2011
This biligual (English/French) report describes the situation of the indigenous populations in the Democratic Republic of Congo and makes recommendations to the government, civil society organizations, and the international community. The report is based on research and meetings with government authorities, civil society organizations and indigenous communities in Kinshasa, North Kivu, and Sou...
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2003 Annual Report

Release year: 2004
The Annual Report 2003A is a status report that describes the activities of IWGIA in 2003. You can order a copy through: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloake745e28f63fd341cad6f9c95f8a2bf21').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; var addye74...
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2004 Annual Report

Release year: 2005
The Annual Report 2004 is a status report that describes the activities of IWGIA in 2004. You can order a copy through: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloakfb75a29330902b6b26216bbd9e2e33fa').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; var addyfb75...
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2005 Annual Report

Release year: 2006
The Annual Report 2005 is a status report that describes the activities of IWGIA in 2005. You can order a copy through: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloak653cbe47ae4d80902d8f8dbdb1d7c776').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; var addy653c...
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Yearbook 1986

Number of pages: 172
ISSN number: 0105-4503
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1987
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1986 among indigenous peoples.
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Yearbook 1987

Number of pages: 187
ISSN number: 0902-6266
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1988
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1987 among indigenous peoples.
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Yearbook 1988

Number of pages: 278
ISSN number: 0902-6266
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1989
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1988 among indigenous peoples.
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Yearbook 1989

ISSN number: 0105-6387
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1990
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1989 among indigenous peoples.
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Yearbook 1990

Number of pages: 282
ISSN number: 0902-6266
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1991
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1990 among indigenous peoples.
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Yearbook 1991

Number of pages: 225
ISSN number: 0105-6387
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1992
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1991 among indigenous peoples. Out of print!
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Yearbook 1992

Number of pages: 229
ISSN number: 0105-6387
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1993
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1992 among indigenous peoples.
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The Indigenous World 1993-94

Number of pages: 195
ISSN number: 0105-6387
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1994
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1993 and 1994 among indigenous peoples in Asia, Africa, the Arctic, the Pacific and the Americas. Out of print!
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The Indigenous World 1994-95

Number of pages: 250
ISSN number: 1024-0217
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1995
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1994 and 1995 among indigenous peoples in Asia, Africa, the Arctic, the Pacific and the Americas.
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The Indigenous World 1995-96

Number of pages: 288
ISSN number: 1024-0217
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1996
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1995 and 1996 among indigenous peoples in Asia, Africa, the Arctic, the Pacific and the Americas. Out of print!
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The Indigenous World 1996-97

Number of pages: 329
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1997
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1996 and 1997 among indigenous peoples in Asia, Africa, the Arctic, the Pacific and the Americas.
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The Indigenous World 1997-98

Number of pages: 400
ISBN number: 87-90730-00-3
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, Oceania, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1998
Out of print! This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1997 and 1998 among indigenous peoples in Asia, Africa, the Arctic, the Pacific and the Americas.
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The Indigenous World 1998-99

ISBN number: 87-90730-12-7
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 1999
This book provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1998 and 1999 among indigenous peoples in Asia, Africa, the Arctic, the Pacific and the Americas, with a special focus on indigenous women.
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The Indigenous World 1999-2000

Number of pages: 432
ISBN number: 87-90730-32-1
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, International, Internacional, Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2000
This yearbook provides an overview of the present situation and crucial developments in 1999 and 2000 among indigenous peoples in Asia, Africa, the Arctic, the Pacific and the Americas, with a special focus on indigenous women; It also presents reports on the work of the Open-ended Working Group on the UN draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and on the process of establishment ...
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About IWGIA

IWGIA - International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs - is a global human rights organisation dedicated to promoting, protecting and defending indigenous peoples’ rights. Read more.

Indigenous World

IWGIA's global report, the Indigenous World, provides an update of the current situation for indigenous peoples worldwide. The Indigenous World 2019.

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