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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
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
G04447

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
17707IIED

Building a global biocultural brand to support indigenous landscapes

… To be sustainable, socioecological production landscapes such as biocultural heritage territories, cultural landscapes and indigenous conserved areas … sources of income that protect interlinked biodiversity and cultural (biocultural) heritage. One solution is to develop a global brand for …
IIED Briefing
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Alejandro Argumedo
  • Graham Dutfield
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
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
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