NGOs call on World Bank to adopt policies and take actions to uphold land rights, April 2013

NGOs call on World Bank to adopt policies and take actions to uphold land rights, April 2013

A coalition of NGOs, including Forest Peoples Programme, have written to the President of the World Bank, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, to encourage the World Bank to elevate secure community land rights as a priority, and to ensure that all assistance, advice, and investments promote development models that fully respect local peoples’ human rights.

Click here to read the letter.