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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
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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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
17760IIED

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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Policy Meeting on Establishing a Biocultural Heritage Territory/Landscape Rabai Museum, Kilifi County, Friday 30th August 2019

… Meeting notes on establishing a Biocultural Heritage territory/landscape in Rabai, Kenya. Held at the …
Project material
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • IIED
  • Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI)
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, … in co-innovation processes such as participatory plant breeding and biocultural heritage territories. … 17465IIED … 17465IIED … Krystyna Swiderska … …
IIED Briefing
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Alejandro Argumedo
  • Yiching Song
  • Ajay Rastogi
  • Nawraj Gurung
  • Chemuku Wekesa
17611IIED

Smallholder farming systems in coastal Kenya: Key trends and innovations for resilience

… Innovation for Resilience). Find out more about our work on biocultural heritage at the website linked below. … 17611IIED … 17611IIED … Chemuku …
Country report
  • Chemuku Wekesa
  • Paul Ongugo
  • Leila Ndalilo
  • Arafa Amur
  • Sylvia Mwalewa
  • Krystyna Swiderska
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
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Protecting traditional health knowledge in Kenya: the role of customary laws and practices

… resources (BRs). Follow the links below for more about our work on Biocultural heritage. … G03443 … G03443 … Paul Ongugo … Doris Mutta … Mohamed Pakia …
Report/paper
  • Paul Ongugo
  • Doris Mutta
  • Mohamed Pakia
  • Peter Munyi
14618IIED

PLA65: Biodiversity and culture: exploring community protocols, rights and consent

… local communities can use to help defend their customary rights to biocultural heritage:~ i) Community protocols – or charters of rules and …
Journal
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Angela Milligan
  • Kanchi Kohli
  • Harry Jonas
  • Holly Shrumm
  • Wim Hiemstra
  • María Julia Oliva
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