We are the best #GuardiansOfTheForest

The Global Alliance of Territorial Communities is a coalition of Indigenous and local communities of the Amazon Basin, Brazil, Indonesia and Mesoamerica. Together we represent 35 million forest peoples in 18 countries, and more than 400 million hectares of forests Four territorial organizations make up our alliance: The Coordinator of Indigenous Organizations of the Amazon Basin (COICA), the Articulation of the Indigenous Peoples of Brazil (APIB), the Mesoamerican Alliance of Peoples and Forests (AMPB) and the Alliance of Indigenous Peoples of the Archipelago (AMAN)  
Scientific evidence shows that the contributions of indigenous peoples and local communities to the preservation of forests are vital in order to achieve humanity’s climate and conservation goals Leading the movement for community-based climate solutions the Global Alliance of Territorial Communities advocates for the respect of the rights and the inclusion of forest peoples in global negotiations on climate change, forests and biodiversity. Learn about OUR DEMANDS
RAISING THE PROFILE OF GLOBAL INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES AS PARTNERS IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE