We are Forests of People.

We are the alliance of indigenous peoples and local communities that protects the largest forested areas from Panama to Mexico.

We are Guardians of the Forest. We safeguard ancestral knowledge and combine it with innovative ideas. We protect the forests of Mesoamerica and seek solutions for a balanced coexistence with nature. We promote initiatives that combine technology, traditional wisdom and territorial governance for the well-being of our communities and the entire world.

Peoples Forests Partnership establishes Interim Executive Committee to drive rights-based climate finance directly to Indigenous Peoples and local communities

Peoples Forests Partnership formally established an Interim Executive Committee and regulated decision-making with the signing of its Constitution Act in Washington DC, United States, on June 14, 2022. Announced on November 7 At the United Nations Climate Summit (COP26) in Glasgow, the Peoples Forest Partnership is driving rights-based climate finance for the world's leading remaining natural...

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AMPB Board of Directors assumes functions in its first session

AMPB Board of Directors assumes functions in its first session

The Board of Directors of the Mesoamerican Alliance of Peoples and Forests (AMPB) elected on April 5 began coordination this May 19 in its first session, held virtually. The IX Mesoamerican Territorial Congress of AMPB elected this Board in an assembly held with the...

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As indigenous people we move quickly to survive, but we need help

As indigenous people we move quickly to survive, but we need help

The Bribri people of the tropical forests of Costa Rica, came out of isolation only in the last decades. Because of this, we are often called “the hidden people.” As the deadly new coronavirus takes hold in Costa Rica and other tropical forest countries, we run the risk of being invisible again.

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