Examples of Local Communities in a sentence
In order to address this legitimate concern, and following extensive consultations and a review of best practices prevailing within the United Nations system, the WIPO General Assembly took the decision in 2005 to create the WIPO Voluntary Fund for Accredited Indigenous and Local Communities in order to finance the participation in the IGC of accredited observers representing indigenous and local communities.
The area likely to be affected is of high value and sensitivity, for example sensitive and valuable ecosystems and habitats (legally protected and internationally recognized areas of high biodiversity value), lands or rights of Indigenous Peoples/Sub-Saharan African Historically Underserved Traditional Local Communities and other vulnerable minorities, intensive or complex involuntary resettlement or land acquisition, impacts on cultural heritage or densely populated urban areas.
Recommendations for African Negotiators from the 2nd Preparatory Meeting of African Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities, UNEP/CBD/COP/10/INF/37, 14 October 2010.
Arewa, TRIPS and Traditional Knowledge: Local Communities, Local Knowledge, and Global Intellectual Property Frameworks, 10 MARQ.
World Bank/UNCTAD: Field Survey of the application of principles of responsible agricultural investment with Investors and Local Communities, Hafiz Mirza, Will Speller & Grahame Dixie, 2013, Joint UNCTAD World Bank report, (to be published)comparative advantages in Sri Lanka related to location, infrastructure, agro-climate, work force and skills.