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ANDES' News

ANDES works actively with the topics of biodiversity, indigenous rights' and communal development. We also promote the horizontal exchange of experiences and policies that recognize indigenous traditional knowledge to contribute to the global dialogue on climate change. In this section we highlight some of our recent activities.





Indigenous people are one of the most vulnerable groups to the impacts of climate change

They stand to lose so much because, as well as relying on the natural environment and biodiversity for their livelihoods (often in fragile ecosystems), their entire worldview or ‘cosmo-vision’ is intertwined with and based on complex interactions with ...
Indigenous spiritual values guide climate change adaptation in mountain communities

Indigenous spiritual values guide climate change adaptation in mountain communities Matt Wright 25 Apr 2014 Cultural and spiritual values of indigenous peoples and climate change will be the focus of an international event in the Potato Park, Cusco, Pe ...
The Bhutan Declaration on Climate Change and Mountain Indigenous Peoples

International Network of Mountain Indigenous Peoples URA COMMUNITY, BHUTAN MAY 31, 2014 We, over 100 indigenous peoples and traditional farmers from 25 communities in 10 countries speaking 22 languages, together w ...
Indigenous communities call for governments' support for trad. knowledge-based adaptation

An International Network of Mountain Indigenous Peoples has been formed in order to exchange seeds and knowledge to achieve food sovereignty and climate change adaptation in mountain environments, and to advocate for community bioc ...
The Potato Park and Asociación ANDES at Connecticut College

From September 14 to 17, 2013, representatives of the Potato Park and Asociación ANDES were invited to Connecticut College to make a series of classroom and public presentations on Climate Change and Indigenous Peoples. The visit was hosted by the Cent ...
The Christensen Fund representatives visit ANDES and the Potato Park

Cuzco. On October 31 we had the pleaseure of receiving three representatives from The Christensen Fund (TCF) at ANDES. China Ching, Program Officer, Yeshi TekleMichael, Grants Associate for Global Programs and Lourdes Inga, Manager of Grants Administratio ...
Communities of the Potato Park sign a new Repatriation Agreement with the International Potato Cente

On Monday 06 of December, 2010, a new agreement was signed between the Association of Communities of the Potato Park and the Centro Internacional de la Papa (CIP) for continuation of a collaborative partnership with the goal of dynamic conservation ...


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