Kenya: Local Lobbying for inclusion of IN Data
Local Partners in Kenya lobby legislators for the uptake of messages generated from the indigenous navigator project
Indigenous Livelihoods Enhancement Partners (ILEPA) and Mainyioto Pastoralists Integrated Development Organization (MPIDO) organized a breakfast meeting with the Pastoral Parliamentary Group (PPG), held on April 8th, 2019, InterContinental Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya to introduce the Indigenous Navigator, discuss the SDGs and the role of indigenous peoples and explore partnerships.
The Indigenous Navigator at the European Development Days
In June, the Indigenous Navigator was presented to an eager audience at the European Development Days (#EDD19) in Brussels during a project lab session. The EDD is organised by the European Commission, and is designed to bring the development community together each year to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. This year the EDD focused on addressing inequalities: building a world which leaves no one behind." On the 18th and 19th of June, over 4,500 organisations from more than 150 countries participated at the conference center in Brussels.