Reflection about the ISE Congress 2016

Reflection about the ISE Congress 2016 Written by Yuba Raj Subedi ISE provides me opportunity to participate in the ISE congress at Kampala, where I had opportunity to share cultural practices of Chepang Indigenous communities on traditional medicine and how it became vulnerable due to migration and other factors. I would like to thanks ISE… Read more »

Reflections on My Experience at the ISE 2016 Congress, Kampala, Uganda

Reflections on My Experience at the ISE 2016 Congress, Kampala, Uganda Written by Daniel Salau Rogei The 2016 ISE congress’ theme, ‘Ethno biological knowledge for improved human well being and development’ was particularly relevant for Africa where the congress was held. The community’s indigenous knowledge, is and could be the key to address escalating poverty… Read more »

Reflections on the 2016 Congress in Kampala

Reflections on the 2016 Congress in Kampala Written by Pepeyla (Verna) Miller Beautiful Lake Bunyoni near Kabale, Uganda, was the location of our Emerging Ethnobiologists Workshop and Retreat. The Entusi Retreat Center is a piece of paradise on one of the many islands that reside in Lake Bunyoni. The staff are, bar none, the best… Read more »

Summary of the 15th ISE Congress in Kampala, Uganda

The 15th Congress of the International Society of Ethnobiology (ISE), Makerere University, Kampala, 1-7 August 2016 Written by Christine Kabuye The 15th Congress was spearheaded and organized from the Department of Plant Sciences, Microbiology and Biotechnology, College of Natural Sciences, Makerere University. Makerere University had its partners, the Uganda National Council for Science and Technology… Read more »

Nominations to the ISE Board Update & Ballot

The Call for Nominations to the ISE Board for the 2016-18 term was released April 1. No qualifying nominations were received for the following Board positions: President-elect/Vice President Treasurer (4-year term) Regional Representative: Africa Regional Representative: North America Regional Representative: Europe Per Article 9.8.2 in the ISE Constitution, the Call for Nominations is now closed and will… Read more »