Multi-media Resources

Close to our Ancestors - Gabon forest peoples map their land
Close to our Ancestors - Gabon forest peoples map their land

Gabon's autochthonous Abongo hunter-gatherers and their Mitshogo farming neighbours map their ancestral territory in this engaging documentary produced for Indigenous Peoples of Africa Coordinating Committee (IPACC) and Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA).


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The story of REDD - a real solution to deforestation?
The story of REDD - a real solution to deforestation?
REDD, or reduced emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, is one of the most controversial issues in the climate change debate. This short animation aims to provide communities, NGOs and other stakeholders with a basic introduction to some of the key challenges.
 
 

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Memetakan Masa Depan Kita (Mapping Our Future)
Memetakan Masa Depan Kita (Mapping Our Future)

Terusan village in West-Kalimantan (Indonesia) on the island of Borneo is completely surrounded by oil palm. The villagers grow rice and rubber on their ancestral lands. Recently, an oil palm company made Terusan an offer to convert their village land to an oil palm plantation. The people of Terusan have to make a choice about their future. They decided to map their lands first. Film by Peter de Koning.


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