CBD: Exchange of views and experiences on collective action of indigenous and local communities - online forum open 1-15 May

Wednesday, 6 May, 2015

Have your say on the following five topics related to collective action of indigenous peoples and local communities on an online CBD forum, open between 1-15 May:

Topic 1: Examples and case studies on collective action of indigenous peoples and local communities;

Topic 2: How values can underpin valuation of collective action and biodiversity, and later metrics;

Topic 3: Characterizing the contribution of collective action of indigenous and local communities, and exploring pertinent terminologies;

Topic 4: Reporting on the contribution of collective action of indigenous peoples and local communities;

Topic 5: Contribution of collective action of indigenous peoples and local communities for the achievement of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and the Aichi Biodiversity Targets.

The outcomes of the online discussion will form part of the inputs for the “Dialogue Workshop on Assessment of Collective Action of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities in Biodiversity Conservation and Resource Mobilization" to be held from 11-13 June 2015 in Guatemala. Those who are unable to attend the meeting can provide their views through this online forum.