Acta Scientific Agriculture (ASAG)(ISSN: 2581-365X)

Conceptual Paper Volume 8 Issue 2

Indigeneity, Traditional Knowledge, and Environmental Sustainability: A Short Essay

Daniel Boamah Asante*

Department of Sociology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada

*Corresponding Author: Daniel Boamah Asante, Department of Sociology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada.

Received: December 21, 2023; Published: January 17, 2023


This essay explores the intersection of indigeneity, traditional knowledge, and environmental sustainability. Delving into the unique perspectives of indigenous cultures, the essay examines how traditional beliefs and practices contribute to the effective management and conservation of local natural resources. It highlights the spiritual connections that indigenous communities maintain with the environment, showcasing their innovative and adaptable strategies for environmental stewardship. Despite challenges and external pressures, these communities persist in fostering biodiversity and ecological sustainability through their enduring traditional practices. The essay underscores the vital role of traditional knowledge in shaping conservation strategies and addresses the implications for global environmental sustainability.

Keywords: Indigenous; Traditional Knowledge; Environmental; Biodiversity.


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Citation: Daniel Boamah Asante. “Indigeneity, Traditional Knowledge, and Environmental Sustainability: A Short Essay". Acta Scientific Agriculture 8.2 (2024): 34-37.


Copyright: © 2024 Daniel Boamah Asante. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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