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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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Indigenous knowledge about climate change and sustainability of nomadic livelihoods:...
Samane Ghazali, Hossein Azadi, Kristina Janečková, Petr...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Indigenous knowledge about climate change that makes adaptability necessary by coping strategies leads to the sustainability of nomadic...

7768
Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change: Situating Culture, Identity, and Place in Climate Change...
Christine Kenney and Suzanne Phibbs
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Global advocacy for culturally diverse and socially inclusive approaches to climate change risk mitigation and adaption is developing....

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Global patterns of adaptation to climate change by Indigenous Peoples and local communities. A...
Anna Schlingmann, Sonia Graham, Petra Benyei et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Indigenous Peoples and local communities have implemented myriad responses to deal with and mitigate climate change impacts. However,...

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Global Climate Change and Indigenous Peoples in Taiwan: A Critical Bibliometric Analysis and...
Mucahid Mustafa Bayrak, Yi-Ya Hsu, Li-San Hung, Huei-Min Tsai,...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

In recent years, the subject of Indigenous peoples and global climate change adaptation has become a rapidly growing area of...

7674
Indigenous guardians as an emerging approach to indigenous environmental governance
Graeme Reed, Nicolas D. Brunet, Sheri Longboat, David C. Natcher
Documents, Online database/library
2020

Over the past 3 decades, indigenous guardian programs (also known as indigenous rangers or watchmen) have emerged as an institution for...

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Use of indigenous knowledge to predict rainfall in the Yendi Municipality, Ghana
Selase Kofi Adanu . Theophilus Abole . Shine Francis Gbedemah
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Limited access to scientific climate information coupled with a lack of understating of the data due to illiteracy gives farmers a good...

7484
Indigenous knowledge and federal environmental assessments in Canada:applying past lessons to...
Lauren E. Eckert, Nick XEMTOLTW–Claxton, Cameron Owens, Anna...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Policy-makers ideally pursue well-informed, socially just means to make environmental decisions. Indigenous peoples have used Indigenous...

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Multi-Perspective Reflection on How Indigenous Knowledge and Related Ideas Can Improve Science...
Robby Zidny & Jesper Sjöström & Ingo Eilks
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Indigenous knowledge provides specific views of the world held by various indigenous peoples. It offers different views on nature and...

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