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The language of science: essential ingredients for indigenous participation


Lee, E and McCormack, P and Michael, P and Molloy, SW and Cowan, E and Mustonen, T and Possingham, H, The language of science: essential ingredients for indigenous participation, [square brackets], Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, Canada, May, 10 (2016) [Magazine Article]

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The Sustainable Development Goals identify areas where we have failed to achieve the universal values of human rights, mutual respect and equity of all peoples. These goals provide opportunities to progress towards a more inclusive and respectful global community. As indigenous, traditional and non-indigenous authors, we wish to highlight the strengths of working together and provide input to agenda Item 8 of the Convention on Biological Diversity, ‘Capacity-building, technical and scientific cooperation and technology transfer’. We discuss our experience in Australia as a case study representing opportunities

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:indigenous population, science language
Research Division:Language, Communication and Culture
Research Group:Other Language, Communication and Culture
Research Field:Language, Communication and Culture not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Indigenous Health
Objective Field:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Determinants of Health
Author:McCormack, P (Ms Phillipa McCormack)
Author:Michael, P (Ms Pamela Michael)
ID Code:114486
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:Centre for Oceans and Cryosphere
Deposited On:2017-02-16
Last Modified:2017-02-16

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