Celebrating the Role of Indigenous Peoples in Natural Climate Solutions

Environmental Defense Fund

Friday, November 11th, 2022
18:00:00 - 20:00:00

Indigenous Peoples are integral to the success of natural climate solutions. This evening reception will feature a discussion with Indigenous Peoples representatives on their important role in nature conservation, and why climate action needs to include Indigenous voices and experiences. We will screen the first of a series of videos featuring individual Indigenous Peoples storytellers from around the world.


  • Mark Moroge, Vice President, Natural Climate Solutions, EDF
  • Juan Carlos Jintiach, Technical Advisor for Climate Change, Coordinator of the Indigenous Organizations of the Amazon Basin (COICA), Technical Secretary Global Alliance of Territorial Communities
  • Tabea Cazique, Education Coordinator of COICA, Secretary of AIDESEP
  • Javier Kinney, Forest Carbon Markets Manager, Yurok Tribe
  • Francisca Oliveira da Lima Costa, Presidente do Comitê Regional para Parcerias com Povos Indígenas e Outras Populações Tradicionais (GCF)
  • Manjo Basiru Isa, REPALEAC