The Sengwer Indigenous People have suffered severe human rights violations at the hands of the Kenyan Government.
Des réunions de dialogue entre les communautés de RoC affectées par les concessions forestières et les autorités administratives et les acteurs du secteur privé, y compris les entreprises forestières, ont été organisées à Ouesso en octobre 2018 afin de promouvoir la participation des communautés à la planification de l'utili
Three independent experts appointed by the UN have expressed concerns about recent reports that indigenous Sengwer peoples in western Kenya have been attacked and forcibly evicted from their homes.
Cameroon’s forest indigenous peoples’ platform has released a Declaration calling for respect of their customary tenure rights. It further calls for change from the State and other actors on consent, chiefdoms, benefit sharing and participation.
This suite of training materials has been developed for communities in Liberia to help increase awareness of the key principles surrounding free, prior and informed consent (FPIC) and to improve the implementation of these principles in practice.
Indonesia’s largest palm oil company, Sinar Mas, ran into trouble recently when communities in Liberia complained about a 33,000 ha.