Month: January 2014

Update from the Wapichan Land Rights project in Guyana

Update from the Wapichan Land Rights project in Guyana

By Tom Griffiths, Forest People’s Programme.  It’s been over a year since the Wapichan land use map was launched and it has received much acclaim both nationally and internationally. The map and land use plan have received much congratulations and encouragement from indigenous peoples and civil society from around the world as an innovative forest […]

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A tree in Uganda for every child born in Wales

A tree in Uganda for every child born in Wales

Cymraeg isod / Welsh below      A tree will be planted in Uganda for every child born or adopted in Wales, the First Minister, Carwyn Jones has announced during a visit to the deforested region of Mbale. The announcement was made as the First Minister planted the one millionth tree as part of the […]

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