Cameroon's Baka people and the art of listening for honey bees

As a small child, Daniel Dindo learned how to travel deep into the rainforest of Cameroon and climb trees to collect honey without harming the bees or damaging their hive. Now, the land where he continues to practice this traditional harvest has been declared a protected area, and Daniel wonders what this will mean for the future of his village and his indigenous Baka culture.

Annual Report 2018

Global news in 2018 made hard reading. Forest peoples who we support faced intimidation and murder.

5 nouvelles plaintes contre la plus grande compagnie d’huile de palme d’Indonésie

Des ONG indonésiennes, libériennes et internationales viennent de soumettre cinq nouvelles plaintes (ci-jointes) contre Golden Agri Resources (GAR), la plus grande entreprise de production d’huile de palme en Indonésie. D’après les ONG, GAR, qui fait partie de l’énorme conglomérat Sinar Mas (Golden Rays) – sous le contrôle de la famille Widjaja, avec des intérêts dans des secteurs allant de l’huile de palme et de la pulpe à papier à l’immobilier et au secteur banquier – échoue à se mettre en conformité avec les normes RSPO.

Forest Peoples Programme Annual Review 2017

Nearly all forests across the globe are inhabited and the peoples who live there have customary rights and ways of life and traditional knowledge that are attuned to their forest environments.

Revisión anual del Forest Peoples Programme de 2017

Casi todos los bosques del planeta están habitados y los pueblos que viven en ellos tienen derechos consuetudinarios así como modos de vida y conocimientos tradicionales que están en sintonía con sus entornos forestales.

Examen annuel 2017 du Forest Peoples Programme

Presque toutes les forêts de la planète sont habitées et les peuples qui y vivent ont des droits coutumiers, des modes de vie et des savoirs traditionnels en parfait accord avec leurs environnements forestiers.

Tinjauan Tahunan Forest Peoples Programme 2017

Hampir semua hutan di seluruh dunia dihuni manusia dan orang-orang yang tinggal di sana memiliki hak adat dan cara hidup dan pengetahuan tradisional yang selaras dengan lingkungan hutan mereka.

Forest Peoples Programme Annual Review 2016

Partnership, support and solidarity are key to the work of Forest Peoples Programme. In this time of political turmoil and uncertainty, FPP's underlying philosophy remains that sustained solidarity and support for specific struggles are the most effective pathway to enduring change.

Annual Report 2015

Forest peoples and indigenous organisations in Asia, Africa, and South and Central America have made considerable progress over the last year in their work to secure their rights. Forest Peoples Programme (FPP) has continued to support forest peoples’ efforts to gain ownership of their lands, aiming to ensure that their voices are heard across the complex political and social global landscape as they assert their human rights. 

Annual Report 2014

Nearly all forests across the globe are inhabited. The peoples who live there have customary rights and have developed ways of life and traditional knowledge that are attuned to their forest environments.