Global Diversity Foundation

GDF has a dual mission. Through our regional programmes, we support indigenous peoples' and local communities' efforts to protect their biocultural diversity, and peacefully achieve just and autonomous decision-making regarding their territories, resources and futures. In collaboration with diverse institutions, we provide support for communities to elaborate their own research, development and advocacy programmes. Areas of specific focus depend on community interests, although they tend to be community access to lands and resources, community-led conservation, advocacy and campaigning for social and environmental justice, the continuity of ethnobiological and biocultural knowledge, and he...

Getting into character during puppetmaking

Getting into character during puppetmaking
Dr. Zinnenberg encouraged participants to voice their concerns, thoughts, ideas by creating puppet characters. (view small | med | large | orig)

Yuki (Japan) with wild strawberries on Alpine hike

Yuki (Japan) with wild strawberries on Alpine hike
GESA participants take advantage of the beautiful landscape of Switzerland by arranging weekend hikes. (view small | med | large | orig)

Emma (Cameroon, 2013) during a group discussion

Emma (Cameroon, 2013) during a group discussion
Networking is a vital part of GESA. Participants have the chance to engage in conversations with peers constantly, without limiting themselves to classroom time. (view small | med | large | orig)

Emily and her new political puppet

Emily and her new political puppet
(view small | med | large | orig)

Planting a tree in the new garden at Dar Taliba

Planting a tree in the new garden at Dar Taliba
Photo from Progress Report 'Visitors to our Garden Projects' (view small | med | large | orig)
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