IPBES Workshop on working with different knowledge systems
9-11 June 2013 (Tokyo, Japan)

Organized by UNESCO, UNU and the Ministry of Environment of Japan, on behalf of the Multidisciplinary Expert Panel of the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), the primary objective of this workshop is to identify procedures and approaches for building synergies between indigenous and local knowledge and science. Nominations by relevant experts and stakeholders should be submitted by 28 March 2013. The completed forms, accompanied by the CV of the nominee, are to be submitted before the deadline to ipbes.unep(at)unep.org.  Further information … View the table of IPBES intersessional activities … Download the nomination form [doc] …