Study Shows Fulfilling Indigenous Land Rights Leads to Greater Protection of Forests

A great study just came out that confirms what indigenous activists and environmentalists have been saying with increasing force in recent years: indigenous communities are the front-line protectors and stewards of the world's natural ecosystems, and supporting indigenous land ownership rights will be absolutely essential to protecting the world's ecosystems and sustaining the Earth's biodiversity in the 21st century... Continue Reading →

“Nature Needs Half” — How to Protect the Earth, Support Indigenous Communities and Avert the Global Extinction Crisis

An exciting new study just came out that explores the opportunity to protect half of the world's natural habitat and thus avert the current global extinction crisis — and the good news is that in most of the world this goal is still in reach. Scientists, conservationists, lovers of wildlife (and plants, fungi and other life forms!) have been... Continue Reading →

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