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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
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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
G04437

The Apple Park and Wheat Park, Tajikistan. 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 … holistic cosmovision. This case study tells the story of two biocultural heritage territories that have been established in …
Case study
  • Krystyna Swiderska
  • Alibek Otambekov
  • Alejandro Argumedo
17618IIED

Smallholder farming systems in the Indian Himalayas: Key trends and innovations for resilience

… explores key trends in livelihoods, food security, crop diversity and biocultural heritage across ten communities; the biocultural innovations developed in response to climatic and …
Country report
  • Prakriti Mukerjee
  • Reetu Sogani
  • Nawraj Gurung
  • Ajay Rastogi
  • Krystyna Swiderska
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 … Swiderska … Food and agriculture … International policies and biocultural innovation: SIFOR policy review …
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
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
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
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