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Pastoral land is land used by pastoralists and shepherds for grazing livestock.

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Mongolia’s pitiless dzud
20 February 2021
Mongolia

Main photo: A herder collects snow to be melted down into drinking water.

Landmark decision: Brazil Supreme Court sides with Indigenous land rights
20 April 2021
Brazil
  • Brazil’s Supreme Federal Court (STF) has unanimously accepted an appeal by the Guarani Kaiowá Indigenous people and agreed to review the process around a past case that cancelled the demarcation of their Indigenous territory.

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With research, training and advocacy, we help build climate resilience, productivity and equity in the dryland areas of East Africa, Ethiopia, the Sahel and Sudan

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To promote the livelihoods of Indigenous pastoralists through preservation of their cultural values, utilization of locally available resources and informed participation with consent for their development. To have Indigenous pastoralist community attain sustainable development and have its culture recognized, respected and preserved

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We are a development charity that works with herders and farmers in Africa's drylands (the Sahel region).

The League for Pastoral Peoples was founded in 1992 to provide relief in an acute crisis experienced by Raika camel pastoralists in India. Its initial mandate was to support pastoral societies and other small-scale livestock keepers to pursue their own vision of development through research, technical support, advisory services and advocacy.

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