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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 for Climate Smart Agriculture—A Review
Girma Amare,
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Climate change significantly threatens rural livelihoods in sub-Saharan Africa. This is due to rural community of SSA is relatively more...

8683
Indigenous knowledge and the Enhancement of Community Resilience to Climate Change in the...
Ho Ngoc Son, Aaron Kingsbury, Ha Thi Hoa
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Over centuries, ethnic minority communities in the north of Vietnam have developed complex farming systems well-adapted to their...

8682
Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices on Environment of the Indigenous Peoples in Capiz,...
Leo Andrew B. Biclar, Louis Placido F. Lachica, Nida T. Gavino...
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Indigenous knowledge systems and practices (IKSP) are vital in maintaining equilibrium in the physical, socioeconomic, and cultural...

8681
Assessment of Indigenous Knowledge in Managing Environmental Challenges: A Case Study of Ringim...
Nura Mustapha Mairiga, Muhammad Ibrahim
Documents, Online database/library
2021

In many parts of the world, the use of indigenous knowledge to curb the problems of environment and natural resources mismanagement has...

8621
Indigenous People and the Covid-19 Pandemic: the Tip of an Iceberg of Social and Economic...
Goha A et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

The outbreak of the novel COVID-19 that began in Wuhan, China, killed a Yanomami (an Amazonian tribe) adolescent on 9 April 2020,...

8620
Local Knowledge in Climate Change Adaptation in the Cook Islands
Diamir de Scally, Brent Doberstein
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Pacific Island countries, like the Cook Islands, are often considered to be extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change....

8619
Assessment of Indigenous Knowledge in Managing Environmental Challenges: A Case Study of Ringim...
Nura Mustapha Mairiga, Muhammad Ibrahim
Documents, Online database/library
2021

In many parts of the world, the use of indigenous knowledge to curb the problems of environmental and natural resources mismanagement...

8618
The Downstream Impacts of Hydropower Dams and Indigenous and Local Knowledge: Examples from the...
Ian G. Baird, Renato A. M. Silvano, Brenda Parlee et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

There has been much written about the negative social and environmental impacts of large hydropower dams, particularly the impacts on...

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