WOMEN'S FORUM GLOBAL MEETING 2020

HOI

Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim

President

AFPAT

Biography

Environmental activist and member of Chad’s pastoralist Mbororo community, Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim began advocating for Indigenous rights and environmental protection at age 16, founding the Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad (AFPAT) to introduce new income revenue activities for women and collaborative tools such as 3D participatory mapping to build sustainable ecosystems management and reduction of nature-based resource conflicts. Her vision is to grow support for both traditional knowledge and science to improve resilience to climate change especially for rural communities. Ibrahim’s work with indigenous communities at the local and global level has achieved recognition

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