Opinion / DT 18 / 2008

Solheim: indigenous people’s rights in Norwegian forest aid

At a recent conference on forest climate aid, organised by the Norwegian Rainforest Foundation and Rights and Resources International, experts worried that huge aid funding could undermine the rights of already marginalised forest-dependent peoples, and contribute to a global forest land grab.
Erik Solheim

Erik Solheim is Norway's Environment and Development Minister.

 

Development Today is a subscription-based journal published with 20 issues a year. To subscribe click here.

If you are already a subscriber to Development Today please log in.

Would you like to know more about Development Today? Click here.