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  • impacts
  • Such recommendations included the consideration of a broader range of project impacts, the establishment of a single impact assessment agency, increased participation of Indigenous groups, and earlier participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the planning process for assessments. (lexology.com)
  • The new legislation moves away from a consideration of the environmental effects of a designated project towards a broader assessment of project impacts ("impact assessment" or " IA "), including impacts on social and health aspects, on the economy, and on Indigenous peoples, in each case looking at such impacts on current and future generations. (lexology.com)
  • A determination of whether a designated project should go ahead would require a consideration of whether it is in the public interest, how it impacts on sustainability and whether it will encourage or deter the federal government's commitments on climate change. (lexology.com)
  • The new IAA would establish a single agency that is responsible for conducting IAs, would increase public participation in the conduct of IAs beginning with a new early planning phase, and would significantly increase the participation of Indigenous groups and consideration of the impacts a project may have on Indigenous groups and peoples. (lexology.com)
  • What impacts does indigenous activism have in shaping debates surrounding knowledge and genomics under the Convention on Biological Diversity and related policy arenas. (genomicsnetwork.ac.uk)
  • indigenous knowledge
  • It is against the background of three hundred and fifty years of colonial domination that the initiatives currently being undertaken in South Africa around the issue of the promotion and protection of Indigenous Knowledge Systems need to be viewed. (wipo.int)
  • The apartheid government embarked on a programme of destruction of indigenous knowledge, and at the same time instituted laws that denied schoolchildren access to modern science and technology: Africans were deemed fit for nothing more than certain forms of labour - manual labour that would service the most basic needs of apartheid's technocratic society. (wipo.int)
  • For this reason, the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Arts, Culture, Science and Technology discussed what could be done to rectify this legacy, and then embarked on an Indigenous Knowledge Systems Programme in collaboration with the now transformed CSIR. (wipo.int)
  • Indigenous knowledge and technologies that were denied, destroyed and suppressed in the past will form the basis of our rebirth. (wipo.int)
  • TEK is also called other names, such as Indigenous Knowledge, Native Science. (nps.gov)
  • thematic
  • Establishment of a taskforce that brings together the Chairs and Convenors of various thematic and specialist groups under IUCN Commissions to develop an integrated plan for communicating and educating stakeholders of issues related to traditional knowledge and community engagement. (iucn.org)
  • Assisting and lead development of thematic issues relevant to community engagement and traditional knowledge for consideration by IUCN and other stakeholders, including on legal and policy issues. (iucn.org)
  • economic
  • Strategic environmental assessment is the formalized, systematic and comprehensive process of identifying and evaluating the environmental consequences of proposed policies, plans or programmes to ensure that they are fully included and appropriately addressed at the earliest possible stage of decision-making on a par with economic and social considerations (3) . (cbd.int)
  • context
  • 16-36 Although review of these models is beyond the scope of this chapter, common elements of these models are selecting a practice topic (e.g., discharge instructions for individuals with heart failure), critique and syntheses of evidence, implementation, evaluation of the impact on patient care and provider performance, and consideration of the context/setting in which the practice is implemented. (nih.gov)
  • Research highlights the holistic nature of traditional knowledge systems and helps understand plant's efficacy in its cultural context. (biomedcentral.com)
  • decades
  • Agrometeorologists have, in the past few decades, developed different types of science-based knowledge, to better cope with climate variability, but, operationally, this leaves for farmers much to be desired. (mdpi.com)
  • research
  • Supporting research and channelling knowledge to tackle environmental and climate change in the Arctic. (europa.eu)
  • The proponents of TEK have argued that its consideration can benefit scientific research and resource management through the provision of unique information at local scales, and that TEK collection can potentially enhance the meaningful involvement of resource users in decisions that affect them (Berkes and Henley 1997, Berkes et al. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • climate
  • It is suggested that some short-term traditional forecasts/predictions may be successfully merged with science-based climate predictions. (mdpi.com)
  • Scientists and local traditional farmers use different methods to forecast weather conditions and predict a likely behavior of climate in the planting season. (mdpi.com)
  • scientific
  • 37 This model is a synthesis of concepts from scientific information on knowledge transfer, social marketing, social and organizational innovation, and behavior change (see Figure 1 ). (nih.gov)
  • guidance
  • On the other hand, traditional farmers use observations of nature as guidance for agricultural activities to be undertaken. (mdpi.com)
  • Vuntut National Park Planning Process Management Plan Key Public Input Development OTHER INPUT Other important sources of information and guidance for the development of the Management Plan will be an Elders workshop in Old Crow, the Oral History project underway in the Vuntut Gwitchin traditional territory and the Resource Description and Analysis of the park which is nearing completion. (travelsdocbox.com)
  • science
  • While it is true that South Africa contributed to world knowledge and can be proud of certain achievements in the field of Western science and technology, many of these achievements and activities were entirely disconnected from indigenous technologies. (wipo.int)
  • Over the course of the last several years there has been lots of discussion about the fit between traditional Native knowledge and Western science. (uaf.edu)
  • we should reframe it instead as a science and traditional knowledge dialogue and partnership. (mdpi.com)
  • uses
  • and to recognize Vuntut Gwitchin history and culture and recognize and protect the traditional and current uses of the park by the Vuntut Gwitchin. (travelsdocbox.com)
  • needs
  • Knowledge and understanding of the epidemiological profile is an essential pre-requisite to assess and address public health needs in the country and to enable efficient programme planning and management. (ias.ac.in)
  • advice
  • A qualified naturopath can clinically assess, diagnose and treat patients through the use of herbal and nutritional medicine, traditional modalities and lifestyle advice. (edu.au)
  • time
  • Individual users sharing knowledge with other local users and elders, and then time-testing this new knowledge is part of the evaluation and validation process for TEK. (nps.gov)
  • Culture
  • Video: Digitizing Traditional Culture in Kenya. (wipo.int)
  • The past fifty years of our country's history have seen indigenous culture, knowledge, technologies and, indeed, wisdom, being subjected to one of the most systematic programmes of destruction yet undertaken by human beings. (wipo.int)
  • Park
  • The Management Plan will provide long term strategic direction for the management of the park to ensure ecological integrity and continued Vuntut Gwitchin traditional opportunities on the land. (travelsdocbox.com)