Equator Prize 2024: Nature for Climate Action

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O Prémio Equatorial deste ano irá reconhecer iniciativas inovadoras de povos indígenas e comunidades locais que demonstrem abordagens para a implementação do recém-aprovado Quadro Global para a Biodiversidade, com ênfase em soluções baseadas na natureza que alcancem o desenvolvimento sustentável local. As iniciativas vencedoras serão homenageadas pelos seus sucessos na proteção, recuperação e/ou gestão sustentável da natureza para resultados de desenvolvimento positivos para a natureza.

Equator Prize 2024: Nature for Climate Action

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - CLOSED

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O Prémio Equatorial deste ano irá reconhecer iniciativas inovadoras de povos indígenas e comunidades locais que demonstrem abordagens para a implementação do recém-aprovado Quadro Global para a Biodiversidade, com ênfase em soluções baseadas na natureza que alcancem o desenvolvimento sustentável local. As iniciativas vencedoras serão homenageadas pelos seus sucessos na proteção, recuperação e/ou gestão sustentável da natureza para resultados de desenvolvimento positivos para a natureza.

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The Equator Initiative provides opportunities for indigenous peoples and local communities around the world to address the challenges of land degradation, biodiversity conservation and livelihood improvement in a socially equitable manner.

The Equator Initiative provides opportunities for indigenous peoples and local communities around the world to address the challenges of land degradation, biodiversity conservation and livelihood improvement in a socially equitable manner.

The Equator Initiative provides opportunities for indigenous peoples and local communities around the world to address the challenges of land degradation, biodiversity conservation and livelihood improvement in a socially equitable manner.

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Prémio Equatorial

The Equator Prize, organized by the Equator Initiative within the United Nations Development Programme, is awarded biennially to recognize outstanding community efforts to reduce poverty through the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. 


Prémio Equatorial

The Equator Prize, organized by the Equator Initiative within the United Nations Development Programme, is awarded biennially to recognize outstanding community efforts to reduce poverty through the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. 


Prémio Equatorial

The Equator Prize, organized by the Equator Initiative within the United Nations Development Programme, is awarded biennially to recognize outstanding community efforts to reduce poverty through the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.


Media Center

Explore our media center, discover hundreds of pictures and videos from the local communities and indigenous peoples.


Media Center

Explore our media center, discover hundreds of pictures and videos from the local communities and indigenous peoples.


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Knowledge Portal

We believe in the power of knowledge sharing. Equator Initiative's E-Library provides a series of publications, case studies and other resources specifically created to be shared among the communities, partners and government.


Knowledge Portal

We believe in the power of knowledge sharing. Equator Initiative's E-Library provides a series of publications, case studies and other resources specifically created to be shared among the communities, partners and government.


Knowledge Portal

We believe in the power of knowledge sharing. Equator Initiative's E-Library provides a series of publications, case studies and other resources specifically created to be shared among the communities, partners and government.

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Featured Community: Advocating for Global Change

Nashulai Maasai Conservancy

Entre as primeiras áreas de conservação detidas e geridas por indígenas na África Oriental, a Nashulai Maasai Conservancy está na vanguarda de uma mudança de paradigma para um modelo de conservação de utilização mista.

Esta área protegida de 2 400 hectares constitui um importante corredor ecológico no Maasai Mara e tem atraído elefantes, zebras, girafas, leões e muitas outras espécies.

Entre as primeiras áreas de conservação detidas e geridas por indígenas na África Oriental, a Nashulai Maasai Conservancy está na vanguarda de uma mudança de paradigma para um modelo de conservação de utilização mista.

Esta área protegida de 2 400 hectares constitui um importante corredor ecológico no Maasai Mara e tem atraído elefantes, zebras, girafas, leões e muitas outras espécies.

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Thirteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the CBD

The 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP13) brings together 10,000 representatives of governments, international organizations and stakeholders in Cancun, Mexico, to advance the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and the Aichi Biodiversity Targets. The knowledge and practices of Indigenous peoples and local communities (IPLCs) are key to safeguarding our planet’s species while achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. The Equator Initiative, the GEF-Small Grants Programme (SGP), the CBD Secretariat, and partners, host a six-day program of work at COP13 to discuss and share best practices of IPLCs, and develop capacities of Equator Prize winners and SGP grantees. The "Muuch'tambal Summit", promoted by the Government of Mexico and the CBD, highlights the experiences of IPLCs and their contributions of traditional knowledge and cultural diversity to the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.
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Kauhale ‘Ōiwi Dialogues: Honolulu, USA – 2016

The Community Kauhale ‘Ōiwi is a peer-to-peer meeting space at IUCN WCC that provides an opportunity for local and indigenous leaders to exchange knowledge and best practices in sustainable environmental management. Leveraging the unique partnerships of the Equator Initiative, the Kauhale aims to position local advocacy and knowledge sharing within the larger policy dialogues on conservation and sustainable development.
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Dialogues: Paris, France – 2015

Representatives of the 21 Equator Prize 2015 winning initiatives flew to Paris, France for two weeks of events associated with the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP 21). Community members started their visit with an event at the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on 26 November and then participated in five days of World Indigenous Network community dialogues hosted at both the Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and Espace Krajcberg. During the dialogues, participants developed their elevator pitch, shared best practices, and heard from representatives of OECD, Kimberley Land Council, the Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP), and The Nature Conservancy. Topics included negotiating with governments, land tenure, promoting the sustainable development goals, and practical skills in marketing, fundraising and photography. Following the dialogues, the communities participated in COP 21 side events alongside other indigenous peoples and local communities.
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Base de dados de soluções baseadas na natureza

Saiba como as comunidades locais e os povos indígenas de destaque tornam possível a realização dos Objectivos de Desenvolvimento Sustentável das Nações Unidas através de acções baseadas na natureza.

Base de dados de soluções baseadas na natureza

Saiba como as comunidades locais e os povos indígenas de destaque tornam possível a realização dos Objectivos de Desenvolvimento Sustentável das Nações Unidas através de acções baseadas na natureza.

 

Base de dados de soluções baseadas na natureza

Saiba como as comunidades locais e os povos indígenas de destaque tornam possível a realização dos Objectivos de Desenvolvimento Sustentável das Nações Unidas através de acções baseadas na natureza.

 

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