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.

Declaration of the AMPB Forest Carbon Markets Working Group: Towards fair and transparent carbon markets and REDD+ processes

Our Forest Carbon Markets Working Group of the Mesoamerican Alliance of Peoples and Forests (AMPB), comprised of representatives from Indigenous Peoples' and local community organizations, advisors, AMPB technical teams, and allied organizations, has issued an important declaration at the "Exploring the Mesoamerican Regional Pathway for High-Integrity Carbon Markets" conference held in San...

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