National consultation workshop on the amendments of laws on forestry and protected areas

Tuesday, 6th June 2017

ILC Asia member in Cambodia, NGO Forum was collaborating with the Ministry of Interior to facilitate the National Consultation Workshop on the amendments of Law on Forestry and Law on Protected Areas (the Laws) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. 

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Connecting land rights to environmental protection: Lessons from ILC members

Monday, 5th June 2017

World Environment Day is held every year on the 5th of June to encourage “worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment”[i]. As climate change, deforestation and exploitation of resources continue to persist, environmental changes are an additional pressure on the indigenous and rural communities ILC members work with, ultimately affecting what has been their way of life for generations and their chances of survival for the future.

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Seeking genuine agrarian reform in Indonesia and ensuring no regress on the attained process

Monday, 5th June 2017

As Indonesia is entering its second year of its NES (National Engagement Strategy), departing from the lessons learnt from the year one implementation, the priority areas are now correspond to the ILC commitments on people-selected land governance (PCLG), dealing with strong small-scale farming systems, inclusive decision-making, transparent and accessible information, and protection for land rights defenders. 

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Emblemática entrega de títulos de tierras en el norte de Argentina a familias campesinas de Santa Victoria Este

Thursday, 1st June 2017

La vicepresidente Gabriela Michetti y el gobernador de Salta Juan Manuel Urtubey entregaron el 26 de mayo las primeras 42 escrituras a familias criollas de los ex lotes fiscales 55 y 14 de Santa Victoria Este, al norte de Argentina. Un avance clave para el proceso de regularización de tierra fiscal a favor de comunidades indígenas y criollas más grande del país que viene acompañando nuestro miembro Fundapaz.

 

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Avances de la Plataforma Semiáridos AL en el Corredor Seco Centroamericano

Thursday, 1st June 2017

La Plataforma Semiáridos América Latina - Corredor Seco Centroamericano (CSCA) desarrolló su reunión anual el 16 y 17 de mayo en Chiquimula, Guatemala para revisar el avance de las actividades y  definir las líneas de trabajo para el 2018 en el marco del cambio climático y el CSCA.

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Promoting Agricultural Policy and Addressing Land Conflicts in Guatemala

Friday, 26th May 2017

Representatives of the Secretariat of Agrarian Affairs (SAA) in Guatemala and the International Land Coalition–Latin America and the Caribbean (ILC-LAC) signed a cooperation agreement to develop joint actions aimed at implementing and disseminating Guatemala Agricultural Policy in different territories around the country.

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