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THE ROLE OF SACRED FORESTS AND TRADITIONAL LIVELIHOODS IN REDD+ Two case studies in Vietnam’s Central Highlands

@inproceedings{Bayrak2017THERO,
  title={THE ROLE OF SACRED FORESTS AND TRADITIONAL LIVELIHOODS IN REDD+ Two case studies in Vietnam’s Central Highlands},
  author={Mucahid Mustafa Bayrak and Lawal Mohammed Marafa},
  year={2017}
}
There are about 300 million indigenous people living around the world, in about 5000 distinct cultures. It is estimated that these indigenous peoples inhabit 22% of the world’s surface and live in areas occupied by 80% of the planet’s biodiversity and ecosystems. Furthermore, 11% of the world’s forest land is legally owned by indigenous communities (Sobrevila, 2008). The natural environment forms an integral part of the livelihoods, cultures, world views and identities of these peoples, and is… 
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