Date 12 Oct 2021 to 14 Oct 2021

Location: Lomé

Country: Togo

From October 12-14, 36 ministers, senior government officials, and civil society representatives from 12 African countries gathered in Lomé, Togo to exchange lessons and new…

Date 5 Oct 2021

Peer to peer learning and consultation among Indigenous, Afro-descendant and local community women’s networks in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Read more here.

Date 16 Sep 2021

On September 16, 2021, RRI and the UK Government’s Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) hosted a discussion on new opportunities and ongoing efforts to…

Date 29 Jul 2021

Peer to peer learning and consultation among Indigenous, Afro-descendant and local community women’s networks in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Read more here.

Date 2 Jun 2021

Peer to peer learning and consultation among Indigenous, Afro-descendant and local community women’s networks in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Read more here.

Date 11 Feb 2021

A Discussion on Criminalization of Land and Environmental Rights Defenders in East Africa. Read more here.

Date 19 Nov 2015 to 19 Nov 2015

Country: Colombia

El día 19 de noviembre, se llevará a cabo la “Audiencia Pública: ¿Reglamentar o no? Consulta Previa y Participación” en el Salón de la Constitución…

Date 26 Mar 2014 to 26 Mar 2014

Location: Washington, DC

Country: USA

On March 26, Jenny Springer, Director, Global Programs at RRI chaired a session on Scaling Up Strategies for Securing Community Land and Resource Rights at…

Date 4 Mar 2014 to 8 Mar 2014

Location: Monrovia

Country: Liberia

In commemoration of International Women’s Day, 8 March, REFACOF (African Women's Network for Community Management of Forests), the Foundation for Community Initiatives, and the Rights…

Date 5 Feb 2014 to 5 Feb 2014

Location: London

Country: United Kingdom

There was much good rhetoric and many encouraging pronouncements on community land rights in 2013 – from courts, governments, and some of the world’s largest…

Date 20 Nov 2013 to 23 Nov 2013

Location: São Luís

Country: Brazil

Through the 20th -23rd of November, 2013, the Center of Black Culture of Maranhão, supported by RRI and other organizations, will be holding an International…

Date 7 Nov 2013 to 8 Nov 2013

Location: Washington

Country: USA

Gender justice is a cross cutting objective of the RRI coalition. Women in collective tenure regimes and customary systems still face particular challenges in advancing…

Date 30 Oct 2013 to 31 Oct 2013

Location: Bogota

Country: Colombia

The Asociación Ambiente Sociedad, the Instituto del Bien Común, and RRI, will hold the workshop, Socialization of the Studies and Maps of the Investment Projects…

Date 28 Oct 2013 to 29 Oct 2013

Location: Quito

Country: Ecuador

This workshop has been organized by RRI and Forest Trends. Its goal is to discuss value added opportunities regarding tenure rights issues that emerge from…

Date 21 Oct 2013 to 25 Oct 2013

Location: Bali

Country: Indonesia

MegaFlorestais 2013 was held on October 21-25, 2013, and co-hosted by the Indonesian Ministry of Forestry, in cooperation with the Rights and Resources Initiative. Twenty-five…

Date 27 Sep 2013 to 28 Sep 2013

Location: Managua

Country: Nicaragua

This two-day workshop, led by Nitlapan, in collaboration with RRI, aims to contribute to the issue of gender justice, women’s rights in discussions and regional…

Date 18 Sep 2013 to 20 Sep 2013

Location: Interlaken

Country: Switzerland

The lack of clarity and recognition of community-level land and resource rights across the developing world has become a global crisis, undermining progress on social…

Date 25 Aug 2013 to 31 Aug 2013

Location: North Sumatra

Country: Indonesia

This global conference, to be co-organized by Tebtebba, PAFID, AMAN (Alliance of Indigenous Peoples of the Archipelago) and Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI) will be…

Date 22 Jul 2013 to 26 Jul 2013

Location: Missoula

Country: USA

Organized by Rights and Resources Initiative, the United States Forest Service and the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, this meeting is designed to…

Date 27 May 2013 to 31 May 2013

Location: Oaxaca

Country: Mexico

The event was co-organized by the Rights & Resources Initiative, the National Forestry Commission of Mexico, & MegaFlorestais.   Objectives of the seminar   • Better…

Date 19 Apr 2013 to 19 Apr 2013

Location: Washington, DC

Country: United States

The Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI) is pleased to feature Mama Aleta Baun, indigenous community leader from West Timor, Indonesia and the 2013 Goldman Prize…

Date 5 Feb 2013 to 5 Feb 2013

Location: London

Country: UK

The Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI) co-hosted with Forest Peoples Programme (FPP) a panel discussion and the launch of its annual review of the state…

Date 18 Dec 2012 to 18 Dec 2012

Location: New Delhi

Country: India

A set of new reports was released on December 18, 2012 at an international conference organized by RRI and the Society for Promotion of Wastelands…

Date 21 Nov 2012 to 23 Nov 2012

Location: Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province

Country: China

Hosted by the State Forest Administration, China Forest Tenure Project (supported by UN-FAO and EU), Rights and Resources Initiative and the Peking University. Background It…