Krystyna Swiderska's blog posts
02 Oct 2013 | Biodiversity, Food and agriculture
Indigenous knowledge is innovative, not static. Protecting it will help food security.
02 Oct 2012 | Biodiversity, Natural resource management, Participation
As delegates gather for the 11th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity this photostory looks at why two communities in India and Borneo have developed... ›
04 Jul 2012 | Biodiversity, Natural resource management, Participation
Two safeguards for communities' rights to resources can help implement the Nagoya Protocol.
15 Mar 2012 | Biodiversity, Food and agriculture, Participation
Indigenous people and local communities have received few benefits from the commercial use of the wealth of traditional crops and medicinal knowledge they have developed. Where agreements... ›
09 Jun 2011 | Biodiversity, Food and agriculture
He gave the example of indigenous peoples in Peru who are responding to climate change by reintroducing native potato varieties and so are “helping to conserve the earth’s biodiversity”. “... ›