Indigenous traditional knowledges


Article 8 (j) of the CBD

Subject to its national legislation, respect, preserve and maintain knowledge, innovations and practices of indigenous and local communities embodying traditional lifestyles relevant for the conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity and promote their wider application with the approval and involvement of the holders of such knowledge, innovations and practices and encourage the equitable sharing of the benefits arising from the utilization of such knowledge, innovations and practices

Research on indigenous traditional knowledge by Belgian research institutions


Federal Scientific Institutes

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Actions of Belgian and international NGO

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