Tag: traditional knowledge

Decolonising protected areas: Sapelli in eastern Cameroon

Simon Hoyte , January 17th, 2021

In 2018, the Colombian anthropologist Arturo Escobar remarked: We are facing modern problems for which there are no longer modern solutions What he’s referring to is that the…

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The Khanty Bear Feast revisited

Stephan Dudeck , April 24th, 2016

The honored bear’s head (Photo Antti Tenetz) I have visited the Western Siberian Khanty in the vicinity of the oil towns in the Surgut region for twenty years…

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Why do reindeer nomads migrate at night in spring?

fstammle , March 10th, 2015

Anybody who has moved on a sledge, or even snowmobile, in spring in the Arctic, knows the answer to that question. Perfect migration condition in spring: why burn…

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