“Land Tenure Security is the Foundation for Resilient and Sustainable Food Systems”-A Webinar on Indigenous Women as Global Game Changers
It has been widely acknowledged that the world’s dominant food systems are unsustainable: as key drivers of climate change, they generate adverse environmental, socio-economic, and health impacts on the entire
Indigenous Communities and Global Stewardship of the Planet It is pertinent to take note that massive loss of biodiversity and deepening of climate crisis already threatens life on the
The Law-wer [Lua] community living in the Mae La Noi District of the Maehongsong Province does not measure wealth with money but cotton cultivation and the abundance it provides to the community through the production of cotton fabric woven and dyed with natural pigments.
The community elders hold crucial knowledge of medicinal herbs still used today. For example, in postpartum healing.
Taw-pae is a traditional Shan village in Mae Hong Son Province in the north of Thailand, located 5 kilometers from the district and, thus, it enjoys some prosperity with regard to basic
Nine members of the Pigyayungaan organization in Cabanglasan, Bukidnon face trumped-up charges of frustrated murder, accusing them of an encounter between the 8th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army (IBPA)
URGENT ALERT UPDATE: On the intensifying attacks against human rights defenders in the Cordillera, Philippines
12 February 2018 Dear Friends, We urgently appeal for your support in calling for a stop to the intensifying attacks against human rights defenders and communities in the Cordillera, Philippines
Philippines: Militarization shuts down schools, displaces families in Agusan del Sur; Evacuees complain of food blockade
Intensified militarization in the hinterland villages of Agusan del Sur forced alternative learning centers of the Rural Missionaries of the Philippines (RMP) to shut down ahead of regular closing schedules