Indonesian indigenous groups fight climate change with GPS mapping

Indonesian indigenous groups fight climate change with GPS mapping

BANGKOK, 8 January 2014 (IRIN) – Indigenous communities in Indonesia are using GPS technology to demarcate the boundaries of their ancestral lands, a move many believe could also help mitigate the negative effects of climate change.

Photos courtesy of AMAN

Millions of hectares of customary land are being mapped in Indonesia/ AMAN 2013

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