Krystyna Swiderska on indigenous biocultural heritage

Krystyna Swiderska is a Principal Researcher focusing on agriculture, biodiversity and natural resources at the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED). She talks to Green Heritage Futures about the concept of Indigenous biocultural heritage, a concept which was developed in collaboration with the Peruvian NGO ‘ANDES’ (Association for Nature and Sustainable Development) in 2005. IIED’s current work on Indigenous Biocultural Heritage is funded by the British Academy.

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