TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE, RESTORE LAND OWNERSHIP TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE, RESTORE LAND OWNERSHIP TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

Originally posted by Intercontinental Cry. 15th June 2016. Even though Indigenous Peoples make up just 5 percent of the world’s population, their ancestral territories collectively span across 65 percent of the Earth’s surface. However, just 10 percent of that land is within their legal control. This discrepancy creates a significant...