Future scenarios and governance of social-ecological systems in Asia-Pacific region through enhancing synergy between indigenous and local knowledge and scientific knowledge (ES-Scenario)

Outline
Team
  • Expected start date:
    2015•02•01
    Expected end date:
    2015•07•31
    Institute:
    UNU-IAS
    Project Status:
    Closed
    Project Type:
    Research
    Project Manager :
    Osamu Saito

    This research project aims at identifying new research priorities and approaches to develop future biodiversity and ecosystem service future scenarios through integrating local and traditional knowledge and scientific knowledge. Multi-layered governance approach will be examined to promote the effective social implementation in collaboration with diverse stakeholders. This project is expected to provide a concrete showcase for “transformation towards sustainability”, i.e. one of the research fields for Future Earth initiative.