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Global Witness
Informes e investigaciones
Octubre 2021
Papua Nueva Guinea

The climate crisis is no longer projection, but reality. Forests play a key role in regulating the global climate and are critical to preventing runaway global heating. They are also a treasure trove of biological diversity, and home to many indigenous peoples and forest communities. Yet forests continue to be burned and destroyed at an alarming rate.

Informes e investigaciones
Julio 2021
Papua Nueva Guinea

Customary land is increasingly recognised as an important governance issue in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
The aim of this paper is to identify challenges associated with land administration, land governance and land
dispute resolution in PNG as perceived by stakeholders; and to find potential strategies for promoting bankable

How PNG lost US$120 million and the future of deep-sea mining
Artículos de revistas y libros
Abril 2020
Papua Nueva Guinea

In January this year, the managing director of Papua New Guinea’s Mineral Resources Authority declared that the proposal to develop what had once been touted as the world’s first deep-sea mine would ‘not get off the ground’.

Publicación revisada por pares
Marzo 2020
Indonesia
Camboya
Papua Nueva Guinea

Social and environmental safeguards are now commonplace in policies and procedures that apply to certain kinds of foreign investment in developing countries. Prominent amongst these is the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC), which is commonly tied to policies and procedures relating to investments that have an impact on ‘indigenous peoples’.

Documentos de política y resúmenes
Diciembre 2019
Comoras
Madagascar
Mauricio
Seychelles
Cabo Verde
Antigua y Barbuda
Haití
Jamaica
Saint Kitts y Nevis
Santa Lucía
San Vicente y las Granadinas
Trinidad y Tabago
Belice
Guyana
Suriname
Timor-Leste
Papua Nueva Guinea
Samoa

Land degradation exacerbates the unique vulnerabilities of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to environmental challenges, such as climate change, flash floods, soil erosion, lagoon siltation, coastal erosion and sea level rise, undermining their economic potential.

Artículos de revistas y libros
Octubre 2019
Papua Nueva Guinea

Climate change is shaped and understood through assumptions of causality and temporality that enable and constrain feasible approaches to environmental governance, approaches that may reproduce inequalities.

Informes e investigaciones
Octubre 2019
Papua Nueva Guinea

In 2017, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Papua New Guinea (PNG) commissioned a gender assessment of the agriculture and rural sector in Papua New Guinea.

Consent is Everybody's Business: Why banks need to act on free, prior and informed consent
Informes e investigaciones
Agosto 2019
Kenya
Sudáfrica
Guatemala
Honduras
Estados Unidos de América
Australia
Papua Nueva Guinea
Global

A community’s choice to give, or withhold, their free, prior and informed consent (FPIC) to a project or activity planned to take place on their land is a recognized right of Indigenous peoples under international law. It is also a best practice principle that applies to all communities affected by projects or activities on the land, water and forests that they rely on.

Artículos de revistas y libros
Marzo 2019
Mozambique
Liberia
Botswana
Estados Unidos de América
Filipinas
Polonia
Zimbabwe
China
Namibia
Países Bajos
Australia
Jamaica
Irlanda
Canadá
Nueva Zelandia
India
Reino Unido
Mongolia
Colombia
Papua Nueva Guinea
Ghana

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has developed a series of Technical Guides to elaborate and provide more detailed guidance on thematic areas contained within the Guidelines.

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