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Community ethnofloras: promoting ethnolinguistic and biological diversity in Oaxaca, Mexico


Ref: EIDPR037
Type: Scoping
Project Leader: Dr Gary Martin
Lead Institution: GDF - Global Diversity Foundation
Host Country Institutions: Jardin Etnobotanico de Oaxaca, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico - UNAM
Start Date: 2005-05-21
End Date: 2005-05-30
Funding: £3,000.00
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Status: Completed
Regions: Central America
Countries: Mexico
Purpose: To strengthen the capacity of indigenous communities of Oaxaca to document their biological and ecological knowledge in the form of ethnofloras and biodiversity registers that will promote biological, cultural and linguistic diversity in this state.
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