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WG8J-10 Outcomes

Meeting Documents

WG8J-10

Final Report

Report of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Inter-Sessional Working Group on Article 8(j) and Related Provisions of the Convention on Biological Diversity on Its Tenth Meeting

Recommendations

1.
The Rutzolijirisaxik Voluntary Guidelines for the Repatriation of Traditional Knowledge Relevant for the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biological Diversity
2.
Glossary of relevant key terms and concepts within the context of Article 8(j) and related provisions
3.
Ways and instruments for achieving full integration of Article 8(j) and provisions related to indigenous peoples and local communities in the work of the Convention and its Protocols, with full and effective participation of indigenous peoples and local communities and aiming at enhancing efficiencies, coherence and coordination
4.
Resource mobilization: assessing the contribution of collective actions of indigenous peoples and local communities and safeguards in biodiversity financing mechanisms
5.
In-depth dialogue on thematic areas and other cross-cutting issues
6.
Recommendations from the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues to the Convention on Biological Diversity