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Climate Benefits, Tenure Costs: The Economic Case for Securing Indigenous Land Rights in the Amazon

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This event marks the launch of a major WRI report, Climate Benefits, Tenure Costs: The Economic Case for Securing Indigenous Land Rights in the Amazon, which finds that securing land rights for local forest dwellers in Brazil, Colombia and Bolivia is a low cost investment that would generate substantial returns at the global and local levels.

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Rome launch of the Global Call to Action

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Our GOAL is to secure all Indigenous and community land rights everywhere. Our TARGET is to double the global area of land legally recognized as owned or controlled by Indigenous Peoples and local communities by 2020. The Global Call to Action on Indigenous Peoples and local community land rights brings to