Agro-ecology: beyond food

Title Agro-ecology: beyond food
Contributor AgriculturesNetwork
Author Cristian Timmermann, Georges Felix
Content Some may view indigenous communities as being conservative and backwards. However, the Kabekwa in Costa Rica show that such communities can be adaptable and innovative. In response to changing circumstances, this community has been adapting its farming practices constantly, benefiting from it in multiple ways.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
North America COSTA RICA
Link http://www.agriculturesnetwork.org/magazines/global/family-farming/agroecology-beyond-food

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Community Development with the Bribri of Costa Rica

Title Community Development with the Bribri of Costa Rica
Contributor agroecology.org
Author Neil Whatley
Content Human resources are developed within Bribri indigenous communities using a participatory research approach based on traditional agricultural systems.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published 1999
Language English
North America COSTA RICA
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