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.

The threat of criminalisation

2017 saw the highest-ever number of murders of human rights defenders. Following the death of Berta Caceres in March 2016,[1] there has been heightened awareness of the plight of human rights defenders.

La menace de la criminalisation

L’année 2017 a été marquée par un nombre record d’assassinats de défenseur-e-s des droits humains. À la suite de la mort de Berta Cáceres en mars 2016,(1) on a constaté une plus grande prise de conscience de

Ancaman kriminalisasi

Tahun 2017 melihat angka pembunuhan pembela hak asasi manusia tertinggi yang pernah terjadi.