01 Advocate of Local Knowledge, Culture, and Heritage : Bangladesh Resource Centre for Indigenous Knowledge
Manage No DI00000963 Country Bangladesh Author Parvel Partha and Silvanus Lamin Published Year 2016 Language English Copyright Attach File Preview (ENG)
|Bangladesh Resource Centre for Indigenous Knowledge(BARCIK) is a non-governmental, nonprofit development organization that was established in 1997 in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, by a group of development practitioners, researchers, and social workers. It has been working in the fields of environment, biodiversity conservation, and development since its inception. Moreover, it engages in exploring and incorporating indigenous knowledge and local practices into contemporary development programs. Throughout these years, it has promoted and presented the significance of local and indigenous knowledge in development initiatives as well as in the empowerment of local and indigenous communities.