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The Indigenous World 2024, 38th ed.

This yearly overview serves to document and report on the developments Indigenous Peoples have experienced throughout 2023...

Biodiversity Credits: A Guide to Support Early Use with High Integrity

Improper use of biodiversity credits may harm nature and local communities, as well as exposing buyers to strategic, operational and reputational risk..

Biodiversity Credits: Demand Analysis and Market Outlook

The report aims to capture the potential for developing the market for biodiversity credits, without being too prescriptive about how this potential m..

Research Papers

Indigenous Lakadong Turmeric of Meghalaya and Its Future Prospects.

Turmeric contains two key components: Curcuminoids and essential oils (primarily terpenoids), responsible for the herb’s orange-yellow color and aro..

Free, Prior and Informed Consent: Applying The Principle To On-the-ground Action

This publication explores the lessons we are learning from the Indigenous Peoples’ Livelihoods and Climate Resilience Programme, supported by the Sw..

Gynocardia odorata R. Br., A Poisonous Plant Made Edible by the Khasi Tribe of Meghalaya Using Traditional Knowledge

Traditional knowledge on the use of Gynocardia odorata R. Br. seed as medicine and poison has relatively been well documented, whereas there is still ..


Indigenous seeds: a bond of climate-resilience, food security, and sustainable livelihood

Indigenous People and Local Communities (IPLC) used wild species and diverse semi-domesticated crops as a part of their livelihood, culture, and fe..

TERI gets nod to document Assam’s unexplored traditional knowledge

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), in collaboration with the Assam Directorate of Indigenous and Tribal Faith and Culture, has secured govt..

Workshop on ‘Traditional Knowledge for Sustainable Lifestyle’ organized in Guwahati

A workshop on “Traditional Knowledge for Sustainable Lifestyle” was organized on 20 May 2024 in Guwahati. The primary objective of this..


Jignasa International Conference 2024 "AYUSH BEYOND WELLNESS",

AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy) have immense potential to address the public and primary health care issues...

IKS-TKDL Workshop-4

The Indian Knowledge Systems (IKS) Division of the Ministry of Education in collaboration with CSIR-Traditional Knowledge Digital Library (CSIR-TKD..

EGM: Indigenous Peoples In A Greening Economy

The overall objective of the expert group meeting is to mobilize attention and action to more fully integrate the distinct needs and priorities of ..