In an effort to support implementation of a series of articles of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and decisions of the Conference of the Parties (COP), a one-day Colloquium on the role of indigenous peoples’ and local communities’ conserved territories and areas (ICCAs) in achieving the Aichi Targets will be co-hosted by the CBD Secretariat, the Governments of Brazil, India, Mexico, the Philippines, Senegal and South Africa, the ICCA Consortium, the International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity and Conservation International.
It will comprise a series of regional roundtable discussions.
The Colloquium will be held in rooms 1.03 and 1.04 of the Hyderabad International Convention Centre,
with the following objectives:
date: 13 October 2012
location: Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh), India
contact: CBD Secretariat tel: +1 514 288 2220; fax: +1 514 288 6588; e-mail: secretariatATcbd.int