We are an international network of organisations that promotes learning on the linkages between people and biodiversity conservation

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Uganda PCLG established in 2011 as the first national group of PCLG. The group is currently focusing on issues related to Indigenous Peoples, social justice and conservation.


DRC PCLG is the most recently established national group of PCLG, forming in 2014. The group focuses on issues of great ape conservation, poverty and human well-being.

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Cameroon PCLG was established in 2013 and members work together to understand issues related to great ape conservation, poverty alleviation and private sector investment in Cameroon.

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PCLG has launched a new small grants initiative. PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.

The initiative is open to groups of organisations that form a small learning group to address an issue related to great ape conservation AND development and/or human rights or Indigenous Peoples rights in Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of Congo or Uganda.

Find out more here

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PCLG Digest is our monthly roundup of recently published books, briefings, journal articles, manuals and publications. A lot of the content is open access, making PCLG Digest a crucial resource for anyone wanting to stay up to date with the latest research!

Check out Edition One and Edition Two of the PCLG Digest from October 2021 featuring new publications on community-based forest management, governance/management of natural resources, wildlife trade, human-wildlife conflict and much more... 

An archive of the PCLG Digest from previous issues is available: PCLG Digest Archive