Indigenous peoples control one-quarter of world’s land surface, two-thirds of that land is ‘essentially natural’

A new study makes a significant contribution to the growing body of research showing that recognizing the land rights of and partnering with indigenous peoples can greatly benefit conservation efforts. “The dearth of reliable data on Indigenous Peoples’ lands in many parts of the world has implications not only for securing their rights but also … Continue reading Indigenous peoples control one-quarter of world’s land surface, two-thirds of that land is ‘essentially natural’