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17465IIED

Biocultural innovation: the key to global food security?

… in four countries identified over 500 traditional knowledge-based or ‘biocultural’ innovations that enhance food security, resilience, … processes such as participatory plant breeding and biocultural heritage territories. … 17465IIED … Krystyna Swiderska … Alejandro …
IIED Briefing
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Alejandro Argumedo
  • Yiching Song
  • Ajay Rastogi
  • Nawraj Gurung
  • Chemuku Wekesa
G04311

International policies and biocultural innovation: SIFOR policy review

… to see the extent to which they support traditional knowledge, biocultural heritage and innovation by smallholder farmers. It is an output of the …
Report/paper
  • Lucia Polackova
  • Krystyna Swiderska
G04288

SIFOR Mountain Agriculture Policy Dialogue in India

… findings and the recommendations discussed for establishing new Biocultural Heritage Landscapes/Areas in Himalayan and North-Eastern States. … …
Report/paper
  • Prakriti Mukerjee
  • Nawraj Gurung
  • Ajay Rastogi
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Sudhakar Lama
G04255

Nourishing diversity: A five-point plan to enrich our food systems

… crop varieties, animal breeds and under-utilised crops; nurturing biocultural heritage and traditional knowledge; and increasing awareness and …
Briefing
  • Seth Cook
14670IIED

Resilient Biocultural Heritage Landscapes for Sustainable Mountain Development

… Mountain Indigenous People (INMIP) … Food and agriculture … Resilient Biocultural Heritage Landscapes for Sustainable Mountain Development …
Event/workshop report
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • International Network of Mountain Indigenous People (INMIP)
G04169

Potato Park Declaration

… peoples and traditional farmers to work for the preservation of their biocultural heritage landscapes and traditional resource management systems, and …
Report/paper
  • International Network of Mountain Indigenous Peoples
G04151

What is biocultural heritage?

Biocultural heritage is the inter-linked biological and cultural … handed down from generation to generation. This postcard explains how biocultural heritage is vital for the wellbeing of indigenous peoples, …
Report/paper
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Alejandro Argumedo
17410IIED

SDG2: achieving food security, sustainability and resilience using genetic diversity and indigenous knowledge

… and farming innovations based on traditional knowledge and crops - or biocultural heritage - can significantly enhance productivity, incomes and …
IIED Briefing
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Alejandro Argumedo
  • Yiching Song
  • Ajay Rastogi
  • Nawraj Gurung
  • Chemuku Wekesa
G04062

Landscape approaches for mountain community sustainable development in a time of climate change: Policy Consultation and South-South Exchange Workshop and INMIP Mountain Community Exchange Walking Workshop

… took place across both events. To find out more about our work on biocultural heritage, please follow the links below. … G04062 … Farmers' Seed …
Event/workshop report
  • Farmers' Seed Network (China)
G04055

Stone Village Declaration (May 2016)

… in the Stone Village, Yunnan, China, to assess the effectiveness of biocultural heritage-based approaches for climate change adaptation and to share …
Report/paper
  • International Network of Mountain Indigenous Peoples