International Workshop on Biological and Cultural Diversity for Sustainable Mountain Development
20-24 June 2010 (Yuanyang, Yunnan, China)

The Institute for Sustainability and Peace, United Nations University (UNU-ISP) has circulated the report of this workshop, which was co-organized by UNU-ISP and Nationalities Research Institute, Yunnan University. The workshop aimed to deepen research on biological and cultural diversity-based sustainable development strategies and build on the experiences in mainland Southeast Asiacountries, which are home to hundreds of ethnic communities with in-depth knowledge of, and stewardship skills over, a rich diversity of domesticated, semi-domesticated and wild species. Read the report …