IDRC WORKSHOP ON "INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE AND TRADITIONAL COPING STRATEGIES":
This workshop will focus on the impact of
indigenous knowledge and traditional coping strategies on the
prevention or mitigation of land degradation in the desertification
process in Africa. The workshop will be held in Cairo from
3-5 January. IDRC is planning two additional meetings, designed to
provide relevant knowledge and information to African negotiators,
to be held in the first half of 1994.