<a href="http://blogs.independent.co.uk/openhouse/2008/10/in-the-climate.html">Farah Mihlar: In the climate change debate, indigenous peoples are not being heard</a>

I am feeling slightly apprehensive. A global forum of 8000 environmentalists and conservationists is not familiar territory for a human rights activist like me - but here I am, at the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) forum in Barcelona.