Local Wax Maize in Long'an
Participatory Plant Breeding and Farmers' Rights in S.W. China.
Yiching Song (email@example.com) and
Jingsong Li (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Centre for Chinese Agricultural Policy (CCAP)
The role of biodiversity, traditional knowledge and participatory plant breeding in climate change adaptation in Karst mountain areas in SW China. Yiching Song and Jingsong Li (2011).
Use it or Lose it: Protecting the traditional knowledge, genetic resources and customary laws of marginal farmers in SW China. Jingsong Li and Yiching Song (2010).
India: Traditional knowledge in Lepcha and Limbu communities (Kalimpong, Eastern Himalaya)
Protecting Lepcha and Limbus Farmers' Rights in E. Himalayas.
Ruchi Pant (email@example.com)
Watch video: Heritage on the edge (on IIED site)
A short film exploring the status and threats to Bio-cultural Heritage, and the responses needed.
India: Yanadi Healer
Protecting Yanadi Healers' Rights in Andhra Pradesh
Herbal and Folklore Research Centre (HFRC)
Mijikenda elders, Kenya
Protecting Maasai and Mijikenda Healers’ Rights
Doris Mutta (Doris_Mutta@Yahoo.Com)
Kenya Forestry Research Centre, KEFRI) and
Peter Munyi (firstname.lastname@example.org)
International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, ICIPE
Read: Protecting Traditional Health Knowledge in Kenya: The Role of Customary Laws and Practices. Paul Ongugo, Doris Mutta, Mohamed Pakia, Peter Munyi (2012)
Panama: Kuna woman participating in community workshop on traditional knowledge
Protecting Kuna and Embera Wounaan Medicinal Knowledge
Heraclio Herrera (email@example.com)
Fundacion Dobbo Yala
Read: 'Panama Case Study – Kuna and Embera-Wounaan Medicinal Knowledge & Access Protocols' in 'Protecting Community Rights over Traditional Knowledge: Implications of customary laws and practices p. 17-18'
Peru: Farmers sharing potatoes in the Potato Park
Andean Customary Laws and Equitable Benefit-Sharing in the Potato Park
Alejandro Argumedo (firstname.lastname@example.org)
'Peru Case Study – Customary Law in the Potato Park & Protection of Indigenous Names' in 'Protecting Community Rights over Traditional Knowledge: Implications of customary laws and practices p. 19 – 20'