Open letter to the Prime Minister of India about Nagaland peace talk

Wednesday, 13th November 2019

This is a joint statement written by our member the Asia Indigenous Peoples' Pact (AIPP) together with the International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA). It is originally published on Morung Express.

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Photo Credit: ©IFAD/Radhika Chalasani

South Asian herders fight for right to roam as pressure to settle grows

Tuesday, 22nd October 2019

Herders around the world are under pressure from governments to settle down and stop their livestock roaming, as they contend with land conflicts and climate change

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Women farmers in India seek to restore farmland with new variety of crops

Thursday, 17th October 2019

In a small village near Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India women farmers are cultivating their farmland by planting indigenous seeds like millets

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Building Regional Solidarity for People-Centered Land Governance

Monday, 5th August 2019

At the Facilitators’ Meeting in Ahmedabad, India, participants raised the importance of building regional solidarity among ILC Asia platforms in striving for people-centered land governance in the region.

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Millions of Adivasi and forest dwellers face eviction

Thursday, 14th March 2019

This video and legal brief (from Land Forum India) explain the recent decision by the Supreme Court of India to evict indigenous peoples and forest dwellers from their native forests in more than 16 states. Learn more about what is at stake for these neglected forest communities. 

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