Training Manual on Integration of Indigenous Rights and Knowledge into Water Resources Management

Cap-Net UNDP is developing a training manual on integrating indigenous peoples’ rights and traditional knowledge into water resources management. The content includes rights-based and gender perspectives; indigenous knowledge and technologies in water management; indigenous peoples’ access to water; indigenous peoples in water conflict management, and implementation of an intercultural approach in the IWRM project cycle.

Partners include SIWI, WaterLex, Justicia Hidrica and Nile IWRM, and contributions will also be made by Cap-Net Brasil and WaterNet. The contents are currently being developed and the amnual is expected to be finalised in November.

For more information, please contact Anna-Reetta Kohonen.