Energy

Climate Initiatives Must Not Include Large Hydropower Projects – NGOs

Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP), Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense (AIDA), International Rivers, South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People (SANDRP) 3 December 2015 – In a global manifesto released today, a coalition of more than 300 civil society organizations from 53 countries called on governments and financiers at the Paris climate talks to …

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Malaysia: AIPP Statement of Support for the Baram peoples

July 14, 2015Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia The Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP) express our strong support for the Baram peoples in their continuing struggle to stop the construction of the Baram dam. We are encouraged by the determination and resilience exhibited by the indigenous communities who have guarded the blockade site already for more than 630 …

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Let our rivers flow! TFIP statement on the occasion of international day of action for rivers

Rivers are an essential part of indigenous peoples’ lives and communities, and have been integral to their holistic development. Rivers form part of the territories of many indigenous peoples and serve as good sources of food and water for household and agricultural uses. Rivers also play a major role in the spirituality and belief systems …

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Workshop Declaration: Advance The Right To Self-Determinated Development Of Indigenous Peoples

ASIA REGIONAL INDIGENOUS PEOPLES’ WORKSHOP ON EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES,ENERGY AND HUMAN RIGHTS We, 68 participants of the ASIA REGIONAL INDIGENOUS PEOPLES’ WORKSHOP ON EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES, ENERGY AND HUMAN RIGHTS, held in Sagada, Mountain Province, Philippines on April 20-22, 2014; representing 54 indigenous peoples organizations and advocate groups in Asia, Pacific, Africa, South America and USA; hereby …

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Press Release: IP Groups to hold Asia IP Workshop on Energy, Extractives and Human Rights in Sagada

Sixty (60) delegates from at least nine countries will be participating in the Asia Regional Workshop on extractives, energy and human rights to be held on 21-22 April 2014 in Sagada, Mountain Province. The workshop is organized by local and international indigenous peoples (IP) networks to consolidate the general situation of and forge stronger solidarity …

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