HEG Attends United Nations Global Knowledge Symposium for the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

HEG Partner Carrie Oloriz had the honor of joining the “Tracking Change” research team in New York for the 2019 and the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPOII) (Apr. 29-May 4, 2019). Carrie shared some of her research into the role of local fishers’ knowledge and cultural values in decision-making about the conservation of threatened, culturally significant fish in the Lower Fraser River (Canada) and the Mekong River (Thailand).

UN Global Knowledge Symposium