Indigenous Knowledge


Ecosystem Marketplace

Ecosystem Marketplace

To Protect Our Planet's Resources, Look No Further Than Indigenous Peoples
Ecosystem Marketplace
In particular, indigenous knowledge of sustainable food production is more valuable than ever at a time when the globe is grappling with the monumental challenge of feeding 10 billion people. That's why it's critical that these communities survive and ...

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Wed, Feb 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Cosmos

Cosmos

Ancient earthworks shed light on secret life of the Amazon
Cosmos
“It should instead serve to highlight the ingenuity of past subsistence regimes that did not lead to forest degradation, and the importance of indigenous knowledge for finding more sustainable land-use alternatives”. The full article will be released ...

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Wed, Feb 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Two Row Times

Two Row Times

Signs of coming changes to our world
Two Row Times
Who carries knowledge for survival? What Indigenous knowledge will we need to survive any catastrophe? What happens when the current civilization descends into chaos? Did we learn anything since 1492 about defending ourselves? How do people live ...

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Wed, Feb 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source

ABC Online

ABC Online

Senses of Belonging: How Indigenous Sovereignty Unsettles White ...
ABC Online
The premise of colonisation that Australia belonged to no one informed the relationship between Indigenous people and the nation state from its very inception ...

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Wed, Feb 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Basketball to break barriers
Shepparton News
... members of the Indigenous community came together on Friday for a few games of hotly contested basketball. The games were the first of a series of sporting events organised by Deniliquin Police, Yarkuwa Indigenous Knowledge Centre and the ...

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Tue, Feb 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Indigenous Communities Initiative Combines Traditional Knowledge ...
Justmeans
Vancouver, BC — The Mitacs Indigenous Communities Engagement initiative is developing new models of collaborative research by combining traditional ...

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Tue, Feb 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Diplomatic Courier

Diplomatic Courier

Language Rights Need to be at the Center of Global Policy
Diplomatic Courier
Through the Local and Indigenous Knowledge Systems (LINKS) programme, she said, UNESCO is highlighting the importance of mother and local languages as channels for safeguarding and sharing indigenous cultures and knowledge, which are vast ...
Multilingual education is a door that must stay openBangkok Post
Mother Language Day on Feb. 21Financial Tribune

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Mon, Feb 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

ABC Online

ABC Online

SA woman plans to open support service Aunties House for displaced Aboriginal youth
ABC Online
She said growing up with an extended family enriched her knowledge of Aboriginal history and culture. "I was raised by unbelievably strong women," she recalled. But at the age of four, Ms Moyle said she was taken from a family she was familiar with and ...

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Mon, Feb 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Monitor

Monitor

COMMENTARY: RGV native lands threatened by LNGs
Monitor
Growing up, our schools offered little knowledge about local Tejano history and even less about our indigenous culture. Over 100 Texas historical markers are found across the Valley yet how many mark indigenous peoples? Most pay tribute to wealthy ...

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Mon, Feb 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

SBS

SBS

COMMENT: Racism in Australia: The stats are clear
SBS
There is no denying it: there has been a considerable and ongoing debate about racism in Australia, especially racism that targets and impacts Indigenous peoples, families, and communities. Ideally, such debates would contribute to our knowledge about ...

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Mon, Feb 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Cosmos

Cosmos

How a celestial emu inspired Kirsten Banks
Cosmos
This inspired a new quest for Banks – to share the astronomical knowledge of her ancestors. “For tens of thousands of years, Aboriginal people have been using the stars for so many cool things,” she says. “It blows my mind. I love sharing that ...

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Sun, Feb 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source

CBC.ca

CBC.ca

Teachers become students at first-ever PD day on Indigenous studies in Ottawa
CBC.ca
For the first time ever, public school teachers in Ottawa spent an entire professional development day learning about Indigenous communities, cultures, and issues in order to strengthen the knowledge and awareness they share with their students. More ...

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Sat, Feb 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source

The Asian Age

The Asian Age

Mystic Mantra: The unwritten spiritual tradition - The Asian Age
The Asian Age
The moment something is written down, distortions are bound to happen because it is open to all kinds of interpretations or misinterpretations.

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Sat, Feb 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source

News-Medical.net

News-Medical.net

MU professor develops mandatory medical school curriculum about indigenous health
News-Medical.net
"Given the breadth of health inequality for this group, I believe health care providers would benefit from learning how to effectively work with indigenous patients and communities," Lewis said. "I suggest medical schools embrace and gather knowledge ...

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Sat, Feb 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Deccan Chronicle

Deccan Chronicle

Mystic Mantra: The unwritten spiritual tradition - Deccan Chronicle
Deccan Chronicle
Even today, the true essence of yoga is kept alive just through lore.

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Fri, Feb 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source