UNDP support to achieve the Aichi 2020 target 11 through recognition and protection of indigenous peoples’ and community conserved areas and territories (ICCAs)
GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP)
Date and Time
15 October 2012 18:15 - 19:45
This side event will profile support provided by UNDP to achieve the Aichi 2020 Target 11 through recognition and protection of indigenous peoples’ and community conserved areas and territories (ICCAs) as "effective area-based forms of conservation". The event will showcase various toolkits, approaches, and structures which support ICCAs developed by UNDP and its partners including the GEF Small Grants Programme now present in 125 countries worldwide; portfolio of full-size GEF-funded UNDP-implemented projects; the UNEP-WCMC Registry of ICCAs; as well as recent knowledge products - including an ICCA Toolkit produced with the support of the Government of Norway, a publication on ICCAs in the CBD Technical Series, and a legal review of ICCAs funded by the Resilience and Development Programme (SwedBio) at Stockholm Resilience Centre.