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How Can Citizens Contribute to a Sustainable Recovery? Early Lessons from the French Citizens' Assembly

  • Climate
  • coronavirus
  • climate legislation
  • economy
  • climate change
  • Europe
  • governance
Members of the French Citizens' Convention gathered in a meeting hall.
  • Climate
  • coronavirus
  • climate legislation
  • economy
  • climate change
  • Europe
  • governance
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Land Matters: How Securing Community Land Rights Can Slow Climate Change and Accelerate the Sustainable Development Goals

  • Environmental Rights
  • sustainable development goals
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • resource rights
  • Sustainable Development Goal 2
  • Sustainable Development Goal 5
  • Sustainable Development Goal 9
  • Sustainable Development Goal 13
  • Sustainable Development Goal 14
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11
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  • Environmental Rights
  • sustainable development goals
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • resource rights
  • Sustainable Development Goal 2
  • Sustainable Development Goal 5
  • Sustainable Development Goal 9
  • Sustainable Development Goal 13
  • Sustainable Development Goal 14
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11

Mientras los grupos indígenas esperan durante décadas para los títulos de tierras, las empresas están adquiriendo sus territorios

  • Equity
  • Forests
  • The Struggle for Land
  • deforestation
  • human rights
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • palm oil
Shipibo-Konibo
  • Equity
  • Forests
  • The Struggle for Land
  • deforestation
  • human rights
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • palm oil

As Indigenous Groups Wait Decades for Land Titles, Companies Are Acquiring Their Territories

  • Equity
  • Forests
  • The Struggle for Land
  • deforestation
  • human rights
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • palm oil
Shipibo-Konibo
  • Equity
  • Forests
  • The Struggle for Land
  • deforestation
  • human rights
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • palm oil
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The Man Who Stopped the Mine. Q&A with Prafulla Samantara, 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize Winner

  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • extractive industries
  • human rights
  • India
  • indigenous people
  • natural resources
Prafulla Samantara, 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize winner. Photo by Goldman Environmental Foundation
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • extractive industries
  • human rights
  • India
  • indigenous people
  • natural resources
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Congress and Trump Gut Disclosure Rules for Fossil Fuel Foreign Payments

  • Finance
  • the trump administration
  • extractive industries
  • fossil fuels
  • human rights
  • investment
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas
People in Nigerian village
  • Finance
  • the trump administration
  • extractive industries
  • fossil fuels
  • human rights
  • investment
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas

5 Clean Energy Charts Trump Needs to See Before He Takes Office

  • U.S. Climate
  • the trump administration
  • climate policy
  • climate legislation
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
  • solar
Donald Trump campaigning in Phoenix, Arizona
  • U.S. Climate
  • the trump administration
  • climate policy
  • climate legislation
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
  • solar
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3 Reasons Why Community Land Rights Are Not Legally Secure in Many Countries

  • human rights
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
Isangi people on the Congo river
  • human rights
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources

Pennsylvania Can Meet Clean Power Plan Targets in 3 Steps

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • climate legislation
  • renewable energy
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  • Climate
  • Energy
  • climate legislation
  • renewable energy
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4 Property and Land Rights Issues, Explained through Videos

  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • property
A farmer in Mali irrigates his crops. Photo by Tingju Zhu/IFPRI
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • property

3 Ways to Tackle the Global Problem of Insecure Land Rights

  • Equity
  • Forests
  • human rights
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
When land rights are weak, indigenous peoples can lose access to critical resources like forests. Photo by rbairdpccam/Flickr
  • Equity
  • Forests
  • human rights
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
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Q&A with Alda Salomao: Natural Gas Project Threatens Community Land in Mozambique

  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural gas
  • natural resources
Rural women on their way to the market. Photo by Ton Rulkens/Flickr
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural gas
  • natural resources
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What Will it Take to End the “Resource Curses?”

  • access to information
  • access to justice
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas
  • Principle 10
  • resource rights
  • transparency
Chad's oil fields continue to leach chemicals, create air pollution, and degrade Lake Chad. Photo credit: Carsen ten Brink, Flickr
  • access to information
  • access to justice
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas
  • Principle 10
  • resource rights
  • transparency
Data

Rights to Resources Interactive Map

  • Africa
  • maps
  • governance
  • resource rights
  • natural resources
  • Africa
  • maps
  • governance
  • resource rights
  • natural resources
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Overlapping Land and Natural Resource Rights Creates Conflict in Africa

  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • governance
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • property
In much of Africa, companies' and rural communities' property rights overlap, creating conflict. Photo credit: T. Samson/CIMMYT
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • governance
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • property
Data

Rights to Resources Map: Data Set

  • Africa
  • maps
  • governance
  • resource rights
  • natural resources
  • Africa
  • maps
  • governance
  • resource rights
  • natural resources

Ending the "Resource Curse": Canada Commits to Make Mining More Transparent

  • Business
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • Canada
  • extractive industries
  • governance
  • natural resources
  • Business
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • Canada
  • extractive industries
  • governance
  • natural resources
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Time to Get Serious About the Future of UNEP

  • governance
  • natural resources
  • sustainable development
  • united nations
  • governance
  • natural resources
  • sustainable development
  • united nations
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