Kapaeeng Foundation urges UN to put pressure on government to secure Indigenous People’s land rights
Thursday, 11th May 2017
During the UNPFII Sixteenth Session that took place at the UN Headquarter on 24 April to 5 May 2017, ILC Asia member from Bangladesh, The Kapaeeng Foundation, made a bold statement to urge the UNPFII to push the Government of Bangladesh to expedite functions of Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) Land Commission and to form a separate Land Commission for Indigenous Peoples.
How Pastorals Share About Their Struggle in Claiming Their Rights on Grazing Land
Wednesday, 10th May 2017
A following up action from the Rangeland initiative is being preceded, where the pastorals in South Asia gather and meet in India to discuss on the Rangeland status in the regions, as well as exchanging on lives, culture, livestocks, migration pattern, and other pastorals issue.
When Land and Forestry Conflicts Need to be Addressed, ILC Member in Cambodia Provides The Solution
Tuesday, 9th May 2017
The communities living surrounding forestry areas are the ones prune to land conflict issues. They, of course, need a forum where they can freely address their issues and concerns, to whom they can find solutions for their problems.
Highlighting the Foundation for Ecological Security's work in India this Earth Day
Monday, 24th April 2017
In Gogunda district, Rajasthan India, four communities set aside their differences to come together to form the Village Forest Protection and Management Committee as a way to conserve their forest through secured land rights.