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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 Biodiversity and Climate Change

Download IIFB Statement on Biodiversity and climate change ILC Statement on Agenda Item 25. Biodiversity and climate change COP 12- Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea Indigenous peoples and local communities have been and are the stewards of the forest and remaining biodiversity in the world, but they are also the most vulnerable and the first victims …

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Oct 08

COP 12 IIFB Statement on Ecosystem Restoration & Conservation

Download IIFB Statement on Ecosystem Restoration & Conservation Photo Credit- Te Tui Shortland Thank You Madam Chair This statement is made on behalf of the International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity (IIFB). IIFB welcomes the recognition in paragraph 1 of this draft Decision on ecosystem conservation and restoration the extricable and inherent link between biodiversity, poverty …

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Oct 07

COP 12 IIFB Statement on Marine and Coastal Biodiversity

Download IIFB Statement on Marine & Coastal Biodiversity Marine and coastal biodiversity: ecologically or biologically signficant marine areas The International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity wish to thank the Chair for the opportunity to make this statement on behalf of IPLCs as the Marine and coastal biodiversity is very important to many important to more the …

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Aug 09

SBSTTA 18- Agenda Item 4.1. Ecologically or biologically significant marine areas

Download PDF File Thank you Mr. Chair, this statement is given on behalf of the International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity. IIFB welcomes the documents made available for this meeting, in particular the report from the Arctic Workshop (UNEP/CBD/EBSA/WS/2014/1/5) hosted by Finland in March this year. We congratulate the parties with the enormous amount of work …

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