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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
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
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
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
14663IIED

Resilient Farming Systems in Times of Uncertainty: Biocultural Innovations in the Potato Park, Peru

… response to today's climatic challenges. This report explores such 'biocultural innovations', developed by the Potato Park – a … the 'Additional information' link below to visit the Biocultural Heritage web site. … 14663IIED … 14663IIED … ANDES … Biodiversity … Food …
Country report
  • ANDES
G03979

The Tuggoz Declaration on Climate Change and Mountain Indigenous Peoples

… Second International Learning Exchange on Climate Change and Biocultural Heritage, Tajikistan, 11–18 September 2015 We, over 50 indigenous …
Report/paper
  • International Network of Mountain Indigenous Peoples
14655IIED

Designing an effective biocultural heritage indication labelling system. Consultation document

Biocultural heritage is crucial to many indigenous peoples’ livelihoods, … identities and self-esteem. Products and services based on biocultural heritage – such as traditional foods and drinks, personal …
Project material
  • Graham Dutfield
  • Alejandro Argumedo
  • Krystyna Swiderska
17137IIED

Consent and conservation: getting the most from community protocols

… processes. Follow the links below for more about our work on Biocultural heritage. … 17137IIED … 17137IIED … Krystyna Swiderska … Biodiversity … …
IIED Briefing
  • Krystyna Swiderska
G03443

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