Indigenous knowledge

Indigenous knowledge

Indigenous early warning system, local implementation, knowledge, skills, technical knowledge; traditional knowledge, transferable indigenous knowledge.

2007

The general purpose of this report is to provide inspiration and ideas to implementing organizations to help them understand and identify local knowledge, practices and contexts in relation to disaster preparedness. For this purpose, a case study was

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development European Commission’s Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (DG ECHO)
2008

This publication aims to build awareness for indigenous knowledge as an effective tool for reducing risk from natural hazard-related disasters. By improving the understanding of indigenous knowledge and providing concrete examples of how it can be

European Union United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific
2007

This publication is one of a series produced under the project ‘Living with risk – sharing knowledge on disaster preparedness in the Himalayan region’, implemented by ICIMOD during a 15-month period in 2006 and 2007. It is based on a review of literature

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development European Commission’s Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (DG ECHO)