Report of Workshop on Bio-cultural Heritage and Traditional Agriculture: Challenges and Possibilities
Compiled by Ajay Rastogi, IIED, September 2013

A workshop on bio-cultural heritage and traditional agriculture was organized in July 2013 in Almora, India, under the SIFOR programme (Smallholder Innovation for Resilience: strengthening bio-cultural innovation systems for food security in the face of climate change). The main objectives of the workshop were the sensitization of stakeholders on issues related to bio-cultural heritage and the compilation of their perceptions on the current status of bio-cultural heritage and key challenges to farming systems, as well as the sharing of experiences on existing practices and activities on bio-cultural heritage conservation by farmers and scientists. Download the report [pdf] …