Asia Exchange, February 2018

As part of the Global Project, the Global Executing Agency will annually host three regional exchanges (in Africa, Asia, and Latin America) and one global exchange for indigenous peoples and local communities (IPLCs) to exchange their knowledge and experiences around climate change, forestry, and REDD+.

The DGM Global Executing Agency is organizing the second DGM Regional Asia Exchange on IPLC Engagement in Climate Action.  This workshop will take place between Feb. 12- Feb. 16 , 2018 in South Sulawesi, Indonesia .

CRITERIA

The participant should be committed to share knowledge and disseminate information with their communities and should meet the criteria below:

  1. The participant is indigenous or a member of a local community.

  2. The participant is actively engaged with DGM program at the local, national, or regional levels.
  3. The participant is actively engaged and has knowledge of indigenous peoples traditional knowledge systems contributing to sustainable forest management and land titling.
  4. The participant has knowledge of country’s National Determined Contribution in his/her country.
  5. Ideally, the participant has engaged with other conferences and/or networks related to climate change or forests.
  6. Ideally, the participant has participated in national platforms or other conferences related to climate change or forests at any level.
  7. The participant is committed to disseminate learned information with IPLC and CSO networks.
  8. The participant must be able to travel to the workshop in Indonesia from February 12-16, 2018 and already have a valid passport. 

Previous DGM Exchanges

Global Exchange on Climate Policy and FInance

November, 2017, Bonn, Germany

Africa Exchange on IPLC Engagement on Climate Change & Sustainable Forest Management                                                                             August 2017, Kumasi, Ghana

  • Exchange materials: English // French

  • 40 representatives from 10 countries

  • Topics: Climate Policy and the Paris Agreement, Agroforestry, Sustainable Forest Management, Community Based Forest Management, Climate Smart Agriculture

Latin America Exchange on IPLC Engagement on Climate Change         June 2017, Montes Claros, Brazil

  • Exchange materials: English //  Spanish // portuguese

  • 25 representatives from 10 countries

  • Workshop Video ENGLISH | PORTUGUESE

  • Topics: Climate Policy and the Paris Agreement, Agroforestry Management, Stakeholder Mapping, Land Tenure Rights, Linking Local Activities with National and Global Policy, Sustainable Livelihoods

Asia Regional Exchange on IPLC Engagement on Climate Change      February 2017, Chiang Mai, Thailand

  • Exchange materials: English

  • Workshop Report

  • WOrkshop video

  • 32 representatives from 12 countries

  • Topics: Climate Policy, Climate Finance, REDD+, Stakeholder Mapping, INDCs and IP contributions to Paris Agreement, Paragraph 135.

Global Exchange on IPLC Engagement on Climate Policy & Finance November 2016,  Marrakesh, Morocco

  • Exchange materials: English // French // Spanish // portuguese

  • global Exchange report

  • 20 representatives from 16 countries

  • Topics: Climate Policy, Climate Finance, REDD+, DGM exchange, Climate Finance Mapping exercise, Messaging for COP22, Engagement with IIPFC, Panels on INDCs and IP contributions to Paris Agreement, Paragraph 135.

Africa Regional Exchange on Climate Change                                          July 2016, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso