Call for Proposals to Host the 16th ISE Congress in 2018

The Board of the International Society of Ethnobiology (ISE) welcomes proposals to host the 16th ISE Congress, to be held in 2018. Please find the full Call here, and follow the instructions to apply. Note that applications are due by 1 July 2016.

2016 Congress Registration Now Open!

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 2016 Congress is now open! Please complete the registration form on the 2016 Congress website. After you submit the online form, you will be receive instructions for completing registration. If you have any questions, please direct them to the organizing committee.

Call for 2016 Congress Travel Award Applications

Recognition of the central role of indigenous peoples in all global, regional, and local processes is a founding element of the International Society of Ethnobiology (ISE). Since the ISE’s inception in 1988, the society’s priority has been to support and promote the critical efforts of Indigenous peoples, traditional societies, and local communities in the conservation… Read more »

Pre-Congress Workshop for Emerging Ethnobiologists & Call for Mentors

We are pleased to announce the 2016 Pre-Congress Workshop for Emerging Ethnobiologists: “Three-eyed seeing: exploring methods and theories for improved research in ethnobiology.” The workshop plans to incorporate participatory video training with discussions on ISE’s Code of Ethics, methods and tools for better ethnobiological research, as well as the role of the researcher in working with… Read more »

Help Support the ISE’s Vision

The ISE’s vision is a world rich in biocultural diversity, in which all knowledge holders are equally respected. Our mission is to increase understanding of relationships between human societies and the natural world in order to support and promote biological, cultural and linguistic diversity and to support the vital role of indigenous, local and traditional… Read more »