Indigenous Knowledge


Penn State Women's Studies Graduate Organization conference set for Feb. 24-25
Penn State News
... French and Francophone Studies, Geosciences, Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literature, History, Institute for Arts and Humanities, Institutes of Energy and the Environment, Interinstitutional Center for Indigenous Knowledge (ICIK), Lifelong ...

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

Greeley Tribune

Greeley Tribune

UNC in Focus: University of Northern Colorado professor shares agricultural lessons from West Africa
Greeley Tribune
However, these programs often overlook the local realities and the voices of agricultural communities who may know how best to manage their own farms and fields. Top down approaches need to incorporate indigenous knowledge and rural development.

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

ABC Online

ABC Online

Traditional owners of Mutawintji National Park express interest in tour guide training
ABC Online
"The market and visitors like to have certain authenticity, which means if you have a tour in Mutawintji, which is an Aboriginal national park, people wish to have Aboriginal guides. "[Aboriginal people] have the [cultural] knowledge but they need the ...

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

Must See Must Do: Stargazing, a film fest and a 1920s party this weekend around Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Gazette
Starting at 10 a.m. Among the films: Lakota teens, dealing with a reservation teen suicide epidemic, take action; "Mele Murals" Hawaiian graffiti art; wildfires are destroying Australia's savannas. but could science and indigenous knowledge find a ...

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Thu, Feb 16, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Collective Evolution

Collective Evolution

Mysterious Ancient “Stonehenge-Like” Circles Found in Amazon Rainforest
Collective Evolution
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 team extracted soil samples from ...

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Thu, Feb 16, 2017, Continue reading at the source