Resilience in a time of uncertainty: Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change
26 - 27 November 2015, Paris
An international expert conference co-organised by UNESCO and the National Museum of Natural History of France, in partnership with Tebtebba. With support from the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sorbonne University, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Japanese funds-in-trust to UNESCO, National Research Agency of France and Conservation International. Event website


Adaptation and African Pastoralism - Linking Indigenous & Scientific Knowledge Systems for Weather Forecasting and Policy Response
Side event (9 June 2011, Bonn, Germany)
Can weather forecasting and climate policy in Africa be made more effective by linking indigenous pastoralists’ knowledge and meteorological science? IPACC & UNESCO organize a panel bringing together perspectives from different knowledge systems and cultural frameworks towards enhancing adaptation, biodiversity, livelihoods and food security.

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