Forest Peoples Programme (FPP)

Mission

Forest Peoples Programme supports the rights of peoples who live in forests and depend on them for their livelihoods. We work to create political space for forest peoples to secure rights, control their lands and decide their own futures.

Goals

  • Get the rights and interests of forest peoples recognised in laws, policies and programmes
  • Support forest peoples to build their own capacities to claim and exercise their human rights
  • Counter top-down policies and projects that threaten the rights of forest peoples
  • Promote community-based sustainable forest management
  • Ensure equity, counter discrimination and promote gender justice
  • Inform NGO actions on forests in line with forest peoples’ visions
  • Link up indigenous and forest peoples’ movements at the regional and international levels

Emplacement

1c Fosseway Business Centre Stratford Road, Moreton-in-Marsh, GL56 9NQ, England
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Contact Email: 
Valérie Couillard
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Organisations représentant des peuples autochtones d'Afrique 29 June, 2012 Read the sign-on letter in English or in French. ...
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27 November, 2012 Nigerian NGOs and community leaders have filed a formal complaint with the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil challenging the proposals of the palm oil transnational...
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27 November, 2012 Nigerian NGOs and community leaders have filed a formal complaint with the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil challenging the proposals of the palm oil transnational...
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Sophie Chao, Marcus Colchester and Norman Jiwan 26 November, 2012 This paper is a comparative review of rights across a number of existing voluntary...
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Francesco Martone, Forest Peoples Programme 23 November, 2012 The purpose of this background note is to identify some key issues and opportunities in the...
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Sophie Chao, Emil Kleden, Agustinus Karlo Lumban Raja, Isal Wardhana and Intan Cinditiara 22 November, 2012 Pre-Publication Text for Public Release...
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Tom Lomax and Justin Kenrick with Alfred Brownell 26 November, 2012 Pre-Publication Text for Public Release, November 2012 Sime Darby’s oil palm and...
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Sophie Marie Hélène Chao, Forest Peoples Programme 20 November, 2012 Click here to read this conference paper, which was produced for the Medan...
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19 November, 2012 This Joint Statement is the outcome of a conference held in Medan on 5 - 10 November 2012, organised by Darma Agung University and grassroots organisation Lentera...
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