BfN Schriften 378 - Indigenous valuation of biodiversity and ecosystem services compared to other ways of valuation in the context of IPBES
The aim of the workshop was to give the opportunity to discuss how indigenous peoples and local communities value biodiversity and ecosystem services in their diverse knowledge systems and how this can be respected in the context of the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES).
Federal Agency for Nature Conservation
This report puts together the results of the discussions and group work performed during the workshop and adds the abstracts of the introductory presentations. The participants agreed to formulate the results in a concise format: conclusions and main ideas were put as statements or theses, each of which is supported by an explanation or rationale and then the consequences / actions for the IPBES process are outlined.