Tag Archive: biodiversity

May 10

IIFB-SBSTTA 20- Item 4 Marine and Coastal Biodiversity

INTERNATIONAL INDIGENOUS FORUM ON BIODIVERSITY STATEMENT ON AGENDA ITEM 4 Download PDF File The IIFB first acknowledges the traditional people of this place, the Kanien Keha; ka, members of the Haudenosaunee, keepers of the eastern door. We thank their senior members past, present and future, for their custodianship. This statement is made on behalf of …

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Mar 15

IIFB Opening Statement- CBD Working Group on 8j- 9th meeting

WG8J 9, Montreal, Canada 4th – 7th November 2015 OPENING STATEMENT (Download PDF of Statement) Mr. Co-Chairs The International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity (IIFB) congratulates you on your election. We thank the Secretariat for its hard work in preparing all the documents for this meeting. We also thank the kind contributions made by Norway, Sweden, …

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Oct 20

IIFB Press Statement- Impasse at COP12- October 13, 2014

Photo Credit- Polina Shulbaeva Download IIFB Press Statement Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea October 13, 2014 For more info contact- IIFB representatives IIFB COP12 Co-Chair- Gam gasomra@yahoo.com IIFB COP12 Co-Chair- Lucy mulenkei@gmail.com IIFB COP12 Coordinator- Shree- shree@aippnet.org We have called you together today over an impasse that we have met within these negotiations at the 12th …

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Oct 08

COP 12 IIFB Statement on Sustainable Use Of Biodiversity: Bushmeat and Sustainable Wildlife Management

Download IIFB Statement on Sustainable Use Of Biodiversity: Bushmeat and Sustainable Wildlife Management Madam Chairperson The IIFB thanks the Secretariat for preparing the draft decision and welcomes the opportunities in the past two years to be involved in the evolving work on bush meat and sustainable wildlife management. The IIFB welcomes the establishment of Collaborative …

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Oct 08

COP 12- FIIB- Biocombustibles y biodiversida

Descargar Declaración- Grupo de Trabajo 2:  Biocombustibles y biodiversidad – COP 12 Gracias señora presidente. Actualmente los pueblos indígenas y comunidades locales estamos asistiendo a un crecimiento masivo en el comercio internacional de productos para bioenergía, sin tener  los mínimos mecanismos de prevención de impactos ambientales. Nos preocupa la perdida de bosques y de la …

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