Audited Financial Accounts 2011

The full programme of activities are audited annually by:

Petersons Accountants Ltd,Chartered Accountants and Statutory Auditors,Harvestway House,28 High Street,Witney,Oxfordshire, OX2 6RA.

New video produced by IMPECT: Indigenous Peoples Festival - Thailand 2011

This video features the celebration of the United Nations' International Day of the World's Indigenous People in Chiang Mai, Thailand in 2011. The International Day of the World's Indigenous People is observed on August 9 each year to promote and protect the rights of the world's indigenous population.

Click here to watch the full video.

Volunteer Opportunity with Inter Mountain Peoples’ Education and Culture in Thailand Association (IMPECT) : English teacher for Mowakhi School Project - Thailand

Inter Mountain Peoples’ Education and Culture in Thailand Association (IMPECT) are looking for Anthropology, Education and other human sciences students interested in volunteering 7 weeks of their time in an indigenous community school in Northern Thailand. If you want to have a real encounter with indigenous people in Thailand, while contributing towards better education for its children, this assignment is for you. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to live in a small community and be hosted by one of its families.

Tebtebba Press Release: Implement safeguards on REDD Plus, indigenous caucus demands

Indigenous peoples called on the immediate implementation of the safeguards on REDD Plus. In a press conference a day before the end of the Durban Climate Change Conference, indigenous peoples belonging to the International Indigenous Peoples’ Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC) called on state-parties for human rights to be central in any agreement on climate change.

Declaration of the Indigenous Peoples of the World to the UNFCCC COP 17 International Indigenous Peoples’ Forum on Climate Change, Durban, South Africa, December 2, 2011

We, the Indigenous Peoples of the world, united in the face of the climate crisis and the lack of political will of the States, especially the biggest emitters of greenhouse gases, demand the immediate adoption of legally binding agreements with shared but differentiated responsibilities, to halt global warming and to define alternative models of development in harmony with Mother Earth.

Foro Internacional de Pueblos Indigenas Sobre el Cambio Climatico AWG-KP Intervención de Apertura – Martes, 29 de noviembre de 2011 – Durban/COP17 Leído por Ben Powless, Indigenous Environmental Network

Gracias Señor Presidente,

Me dirijo a ustedes en nombre del Foro Internacional de los Pueblos Indígenas sobre Cambio Climático.

Reconocemos que el Protocolo de Kioto es el único instrumento internacional jurídicamente vinculante que tenemos para reducir las emisiones de gases de efecto invernadero.

Los pueblos indígenas, especialmente en África, ya están sufriendo los impactos del cambio climático. No tenemos tiempo para esperar más. Necesitamos un compromiso para un resultado jurídicamente vinculante.