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A great and positive #indigenous solution. The Cameroonian Village Harvests Water from the Sky: The project is to preserve the Pygmy civilization. A traditional society of hunter-gathers is being hemmed in on all sides by exclusionary conservation projects and private land with ever-expanding #palmoil and #rubber #deforestation #indigenousrights #landrights #climate solutions https://dornob.com/sustainable-cameroonian-village-harvests-water-from-the-sky/


#News: #Indigenous Awyu people of #Papua win lawsuit filed against illegal Tanah Merah mega #palmoil plantation. This requires the companies to cease #deforestation and preserve what remains. Indigenous groups say it does not go far enough though to protect land and give their #landback #IndigenousRights #landrights #PapuaNewGuinea Story via @mongabay https://news.mongabay.com/2023/09/court-ruling-spares-papua-forest-from-further-clearing-for-palm-oil/


"Indigenous peoples in Brazil are widely regarded as land protectors, and a new study of the Atlantic Forest confirms it."

“If we want to save the forest, we need the government to officially recognize that this is our land.”

#IndigenousPeoples #LandRights #ClimateAction #Biodiversity #Wildlife #Rainforest #Forest #IndigenousRights #FoodSovereignty

https://e360.yale.edu/features/brazil-atlantic-forest-indigenous-land-bees

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