Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) is an international human rights standard that emerges from the right of indigenous peoples to self-determination, as well as to their land, territories and resources.
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.
The principle that indigenous peoples and local communities have a right to give or withhold their Free, Prior, and Informed Consent (FPIC) to developments affecting their resources is not new. However, experience using FPIC in REDD+ implementation is still limited in the Asia-Pacific region. Using relevant examples from a range of locations and sectors, this manual provides a basis for developing country-specific guidance on employing FPIC in REDD+ processes.
Panduan ini menjelaskan berbagai peraturan yang harus dipatuhi proyek- proyek Bank Dunia dan juga menjelaskan tentang hak masyarakat adat untuk diajak konsultasi dengan terbuka dan jujur mengenai proyek-proyek Bank Dunia, berpartisipasi dalam proyek-proyek tersebut dan menolak suatu proyek yang tidak menghormati hak-hak dan kebutuhan masyarakat