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Indigenous Knowledge Database Contribution

To enter information into the database fill in the form below. Please be sure to fill in all the boxes.

Where is the pratice applied (country and location)?
In which sector (agriculture, health)?

What technology (e.g. soil erosion control, childcare)?

Bearers of Knowledge:
By whom (e.g. Washambaa, local healers)?

Where can we inquire further? (Please add literature references, web site, names of individual or oganizations that can corroborate the practice.)
Your email address:
Please describe the main features of the practice and explain:
Why it is important for the local community?

Why might it be beneficial to other communities?
Why should development organizations learn more about this practice?

Last updated: Thursday, February 20, 2003