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This guide provides a series of guidelines for indigenous peoples, so that a process for Free, Prior and Informed Consent can occur effectively. A guide includes a suggested process for FPIC which is divided into the following 3 steps; gather information, collaborate on design and implementation, and ensure accountability.
This guide was developed by Conservation International (CI), in order to provide clear guidelines for implementing Free, Prior and Informed Consent effectively. It clearly defines acronyms, key words, background information, benefits of following FPIC, and a description for adopting the process in each step of the process.
This article published in the Harvard International Review, describes a collaborative project between Conservation International (CI) and an Indigenous Advisory Group based in Guyana to develop guidelines about what FPIC looks like and how it is applied. The three stages that were identified through this collaborative process are discussed including; gathering needed information for the FPIC project, collaborating with community members, and ensuring accountability to the community.