Indigenous Biocultural Exchange

The Indigenous Biocultural Exchange (IBEX) Fund provides financial assistance to an individual to attend global biocultural events/exchanges or meetings of international significance which impacts the applicant’s home territory or region. This fund supports indigenous peoples and local communities to have a voice in the policies and forums that concern biocultural diversity at a global level.

IBEX is now accepting applications for events/exchanges falling between Oct. 15, 2017 and Feb. 28, 2018. Applicants must be Indigenous or members of local, traditional communities. Additional preference will be given to women, youth (18+) and first-time travelers. The deadline for applications is Aug. 27, 2017.
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