On World Food Day, Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Mobilize to Assert Their Land Rights
Monday, 15th October 2018
New Policy Brief Highlights Their Role in Global Food Security
Thousands join community advocates in Kenya, Myanmar, Peru, Uganda, Guatemala, Indonesia, Australiaand at least 18 other countries to call on governments to secure their rights to the lands that form the basis for global food security and help mitigate against climate change.
Earlier this year, you called on the Liberian authorities to pass the pro-community Land Rights Act. We are excited to share that Liberia’s Senate has just passed the pro-community Land Rights Act into law. And it wouldn’t have happened without thousands of people raising their voices around the world and in Liberia!
A snapshot of what our members in the EMENA region are doing
Wednesday, 15th August 2018
The ILC Europe, Middle East and North Africa (EMENA) region, is ILC’s newest regional platform. Officially established in 2017, it started as a result of a few of ILC’s then global members who, upon realizing their work had a national focus rather than a global one, decided to join together and form a regional caucus. Take a look at what some of our members are doing.