Indigenous and Local Knowledge in Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

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Search or browse through our library of existing resources on indigenous and local knowledge in biodiversity and ecosystem services. Entries include scientific articles, reports, policy briefs, webinars, videos, and more. To view a particular resource, click on its name below.

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An endemic rat species complex is evidence of moderate environmental changes in the terrestrial...
Deyan Ge, Liang Lu, Jilong Cheng, Lin Xia, Yongbin Chang,...
Publications
2017

The underlying mechanisms that allow the Hengduan Mountains (HDM), the terrestrial biodiversity centre of China, to harbour high levels...

3518
Using local ecological knowledge to monitor threatened Mekong megafauna in Lao PDR
Gray TNE, Phommachak A, Vannachomchan K, Guegan F
Publications
2017

Pressures on freshwater biodiversity in Southeast Asia are accelerating yet the status and conservation needs of many of the region’s...

3516
International exchange meeting for mobilisation of indigenous and local knowledge for community...
Malmer, P., M. Tengö, M. Belay Ali, M.J. Cadalig Batang-ay, M....
Report/Policy papers
2017

Despite the recognition of indigenous and local knowledge
(ILK) in science-policy fora, connecting indigenous knowledge
...

3515
Key Ingredients, Challenges and Lessons from Biodiversity Mainstreaming in South Africa: People...
Manuel, J., et al. (2016)
Report/Policy papers
2016

This paper provides an in-depth review of experiences and insights from mainstreaming biodiversity
and development in South Africa...

3511
Indirect Recognition. Frontiers and Territorialization around Mount Halimun-Salak National Park...
Christian Lund, Noer Fauzi Rachman
Articles/Book chapters
2017

Government institutions and local people in Indonesia have entrenched, resurrected, and reinvented space through their different...

3509
Global Dialogue on Human Rights and Biodiversity Conservation
Malmer, P., Chongeywo, P. K., Clarke, C., Ituarte-Lima, C.,...
Report/Policy papers
2018

The Global Dialogue on Human Rights and Biodiversity
Conservation was initiated to address the conicts that have
often...

3504
Aesthetic and Spiritual Ecosystem Services Provided by Urban Sacred Sites
Peter De Lacy and Charlie Shackleton
Articles/Book chapters, Assessment
2017

The range and use of ecosystem services provided by urban sacred sites has hardly been considered in studies of urban ecology,...

3500
Using local ecological knowledge to monitor threatened Mekong megafauna in Lao PDR
Gray TNE, Phommachak A, Vannachomchan K, Guegan F
Articles/Book chapters, Indigenous & local knowledge
2017

Pressures on freshwater biodiversity in Southeast Asia are accelerating yet the status and conservation needs of many of the region’s...

3497
Variable habitat conditions drive species covariation in the human microbiota
Fisher CK, Mora T, Walczak AM
Articles/Book chapters
2017

Two species with similar resource requirements respond in a characteristic way to variations
in their habitat—their abundances...

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