LifeMosaic supports indigenous peoples in the humid tropics to get their voices heard, and to access the information that they need to make informed decisions about their futures.

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Explore the ‘News’ section for a variety of stories and articles about issues affecting indigenous peoples across the world.

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Explore the ‘Resources’ section to find a wealth of videos and other resources suitable for grassroots movement building with indigenous and local communities in the humid tropics.

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What do forest rights have to do with climate change?

Deforestation is a major cause of global warming, and so we all have a stake in helping these communities defend their resources from wealthy ranchers, loggers, miners, farmers and drug traffickers. (David Kaimowitz / Ford Foundation)

Featured Project

Pulp and Paper

LifeMosaic has produced and distributed a series of films about industrial timber plantations in Indonesia. The films focus on how these plantations impact on the local economies, lives and land rights of the communities living on or near them.

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Palmed Off

Running Time: 00:09:20

Palmed Off is based on testimonies from indigenous peoples affected by oil palm plantations in Indonesia and explores the impacts of oil palm plantations on their local economies, on the local environment, on their culture and on the prospects for the future generations. (LifeMosaic, 2007)

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