Climate Change and Environmental Protection.admin
Due to the unfettered forces of globalization, the world today is facing an unprecedented rate of climatic change. The climatic and ecological devastations brought about by the unsustainable development practices of rapidly developing and industrialized countries have different impacts on indigenous peoples.
. The two Lelewal pilot areas, have in recent times witnessed increase in the degradation of land and natural resources- Forest by-products, wood fuel, water and pastures for cattle. Land access, use and sustainable management of land and natural resources due to population increase, land fragmentation and privatization, logging concessions, land grabbing for wildlife conservation and large scale agricultural practices.