Pasang Dolma Sherpa: Indigenous peoples and climate change, October 23rd 2019


Pasang Dolma Sherpa, Executive  Director of the Center for Indigenous Peoples' Research (CIPRED) has been working in the area of Climate Change and natural resources management with indigenous and local communities both at national and international levels for more than a decade. She has been involved in the climate change negotiation of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) since 2009. Ms. Sherpa did her PhD onCLIMATE CHANGE EDUCATION AND ITS INTERFACE WITH INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE IN NEPAL

Currently she is the Co-chair  of Facilitative Working Group (FWG) of Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples’(LCIP) Platform of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Chair of the Specialist Group on Indigenous Peoples' Customary and Environmental Laws and Human Rights (SPICEH), Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy (CEESP) of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and Steering Committee Member of the International Indigenous Peoples’ Forum on World Heritage (IIPFWH), UNESCO. 

Indigenous peoples and climate change : Pasang Dolma sherpa