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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
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
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
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)
G04255

Nourishing diversity: A five-point plan to enrich our food systems

… crop varieties, animal breeds and under-utilised crops; nurturing biocultural heritage and traditional knowledge; and increasing awareness and …
Briefing
  • Seth Cook
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
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