Wed 4th December, 16:45-18:15 || Indigenous women – frontline defenders in the fight against climate change
DATE AND TIME: 4th December, 11:30 – 13:00
VENUE: Room 6
ORGANIZATION: International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA), Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact Foundation (AIPP), Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (NEFIN)
Indigenous women have an intrinsic and important knowledge of sustainable resources use and are at the front-line of defending the environment. They will share their important roles and contributions in the transfer of Indigenous Knowledge as well in defending, managing and conserving their forests.