Indigenous peoples

Publications

A series of documents relevant to indigenous peoples are shown below. These include the FAO Policy on Indigenous and Tribal Peoples together with a series of Voluntary Guidelines and Principles approved by FAO member States which apply to indigenous peoples.

Using the search box located at the right side of the page, there can be found a series of useful documents with information on collaboration between FAO and indigenous peoples. The list includes publications, papers and reports that can assist in identifying and engaging with indigenous peoples, facilitate multi-stakeholder dialogues and strengthen cooperation.

For millions of people living in mountainous areas, hunger and the threat of hunger are nothing new. Harsh climates and the difficult, often inaccessible terrain, combined with political and social marginality make mountain peoples vulnerable to food shortages. One in...

Inició programa de desarrollo humano en el Alto Wangky tras solicitud de las autoridades indígenas y Gobierno de Nicaragua, para mejorar el nivel vida de las familias al erradicar el hambre y la pobreza en las comunidades Comunidades indígenas Miskitas,...

The Principles represent the first global consensus on defining how investment in agriculture and food systems can benefit those who need it most. Now the Principles need to be translated into actions. So what’s next? What do the Principles mean for...

En 2016, el Centro para la Autonomía y el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indígenas (CADPI), junto con el equipo de Pueblos Indígenas de FAO y el apoyo técnico del equipo de Tenencia de la Tierra de FAO, implementaron un programa...

This guide is designed for indigenous fishing communities and for people in the development field working with indigenous fishing communities. Its objective is to provide guidance on impacts and benefits of the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries (hereinafter the...