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20351IIED

Indigenous knowledge and values: key for nature conservation

… This briefing has been produced as part of the project ‘Indigenous biocultural heritage for sustainable development’ (more details below). … 20351IIED …
IIED Briefing
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Alejandro Argumedo
  • Yiching Song
  • Ajay Rastogi
  • Nawraj Gurung
  • Chemuku Wekesa
  • Guanqi Li
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Safeguarding Lepcha and Limbu cultural values and worldviews for conservation and sustainable development in the Eastern Himalayas, India

Biocultural Heritage Territories (BCHTs) are mosaics of land uses, deeply linked to … This study was conducted as part of the project ‘Indigenous biocultural heritage for sustainable development’ (2018–21), funded by …
Project material
  • Elen Tshering Lepcha
  • Nawraj Gurung
  • Ajay Rastogi
  • Krystyna Swiderska
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Towards a Biocultural Heritage Territory in Rabai Cultural Landscape: exploring Mijikenda cultural values and practices for sustainable development

Biocultural Heritage Territories (BCHTs) are mosaics of land uses, deeply linked to … This study was conducted as part of the project ‘Indigenous biocultural heritage for sustainable development’ (2018–21), funded by …
Project material
  • Chemuku Wekesa
  • Leila Ndalilo
  • Krystyna Swiderska
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Sumaq Kausay and Ayllu: Quechua values and worldviews for conservation and sustainable development in the Chalakuy Maize Park, Lares, Peru

Biocultural Heritage Territories (BCHTs) are mosaics of land uses, deeply linked to … This study was conducted as part of the project ‘Indigenous biocultural heritage for sustainable development’ (2018–21), funded by …
Project material
  • Alejandro Argumedo
  • Tammy Stenner
  • Krystyna Swiderska
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Indigenous Naxi-Moso cultural values and worldviews for sustainable development: Four Village Biocultural Heritage Coalition, Yunnan, China

Biocultural Heritage Territories (BCHTs) are mosaics of land uses, deeply linked to … This study was conducted as part of the project ‘Indigenous biocultural heritage for sustainable development’ (2018–2021), funded by …
Project material
  • Yiching Song
  • Guanqi Li
  • Yanyan Zhang
  • Xin Song
  • Krystyna Swiderska
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Indigenous food systems, biocultural heritage and the SDGs: challenges, interdisciplinary research gaps and empowering methodologies

… agriculture … Natural resource management … Indigenous food systems, biocultural heritage and the SDGs: challenges, interdisciplinary research gaps and …
Event/workshop report
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Philippa Ryan
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Climate change resilience via production that preserves biocultural heritage

… Amazon is home to Indigenous Kichwa communities. The cultural heritage of these communities includes highly complex agroforestry … the hyper-diverse ‘chakra’ system with all its associated cultural heritage – and diversifying value chains into many types of chocolate … … Forests … Climate change resilience via production that preserves biocultural heritage
Case study
  • Carlos Poso
17756IIED

Can collective intellectual property rights preserve culture and biodiversity?

… boost producers’ incomes and sustain the interlinked biodiversity and biocultural heritage of their landscapes. One approach is to use place-based …
IIED Briefing
  • Anna Bolin
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Biocultural heritage territories: key to halting biodiversity loss

… briefing discusses how community-led approaches such as Indigenous biocultural heritage territories (BCHTs) are vital to achieving both Convention on …
IIED Briefing
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Alejandro Argumedo
  • Michel Pimbert
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The Maize Park Biocultural Heritage Territory in Lares, Peru. Case study guidance on biocultural heritage territories

… Philippines, Taiwan, Tajikistan, and Thailand. It aims to revitalise biocultural heritage for resilient food systems and sustainable mountain …
Case study
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Tammy Stenner