Aboubacrine ag Mohamed Mitta, President of the Réseau des Peuples Pasteurs du Sahel (Network of Pastoralist Peoples in the Sahel, RPPS), expresses his support for a UN declaration of an IYRP.
West & Central Africa
Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, the Coordinator of the Association des Femmes Peules et Peuples Autochtones du Tchad (AFPAT – Association of Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad), explains the importance of an IYRP for her people – the Fulani (Peul Mbororo) of West & Central Africa.
The photos and sound in this film were taken by Gilles Coulon during his field trip to an
Acting for Life project. He followed a group of herders during their descent in
the dry season from eastern Burkina Faso to northern Togo and their return in
the wet season. Credit: Gilles Coulon, Tendance Floue, for Acting For Life (2016)
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