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Fast Facts about Traditional Knowledge and Responsible Partnerships with Indigenous Communities

Published: June 19, 2013
Environmental Regulatory Enhancement
Fact Sheet
TEK, Traditional Ecological Knowledge, Governance

December 2012

This fact sheet was developed by Michelle Montgomery for the University of Washington Center for Ecogenetics and Environmental Health and the University of Washington Center for Genomics and Healthcare Equality.  It covers what traditional knowledge is and how to respect it, as well as characteristics and examples of responsible community partnerships.