WHO WE ARE
The Global Alliance of Territorial Communities is a coalition of indigenous and community organizations from the Amazon Basin, Brazil, Mesoamerica and Indonesia that advocates for the respect of their rights and the inclusion of forest peoples in global negotiations on climate change, forests and biodiversity.
Four territorial organizations make up our coalition: 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).
For generations, we have effectively protected the forests of the world, yet our territories continue to be taken over and our communities attacked and killed for standing up. Support us and help us call on governments, civil society and the private sector to: