As COP15 approaches, ’30 by 30’ becomes a conservation battleground

Another throught provoking article focused on the 30x30 target and implications for IPLCs and indigenous rights around the world. Reference in the article to ‘a focus on creating new protected areas would “lead to human rights abuses across the globe’ is noted and potential for such occurrences in the Pacific islands is of interest, particularly since a significant percentage of land (and sea) comes under customary ownership.