Monthly Archives: November 2018

Wave Knowledge, Traditional Wisdom Captures Steps for Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Heritage of Fisheries

This report “Wave Knowledge, Traditional Wisdom” captures voices and aspects from the first Traditional Knowledge Workshop under the Interreg CHERISH project held in Tornio, Finland in September 2018. From the sub-Arctic to Greece traditional Ecological Knowledge across Europe gets discussed. The … Continue reading

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The Ecologist and POLITICO Report on Snowchange

The Ecologist is running a longer piece, building on several Snowchange connections, on the need of a new era in conservation: “Our current, dominant forms of conservation are not equal to the task of responding to these new realities; we … Continue reading

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Reports and a Declaration from Greenland on Traditional Knowledge, ICCA Summit in Ethiopia

Two staff members, Simone Gress Hansen (DK) and Antoine Scherer (FR) participated as Snowchange delegates in high-level events over the last week. Simone travelled to the traditional knowledge summit in Greenland and Antoine attended ICCA Consortium General Assembly in Ethiopia. … Continue reading

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National Geographic Features Snowchange and CCA Forest

National Geographic is featuring the Havukkavaara ICCA as a part of their story on biodiversity and traditional communities. The online article can be found here. The creation of a CCA site points that ”Havukkavaara is an example of a new style … Continue reading

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Nuunoq and Attu Win the Nordic Environment Prize 2018

Snowchange partners in Attu, Western Greenland at the Natural Resources Council have won the prestigenous Nordic Environmental Prize 2018. The organisation is led by Nuunoq, who accepted the prize earlier this week in Oslo. Nuunoq wrote this morning from Greenland … Continue reading

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