Development of Traditional Knowledge Policies

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This paper is intended to help guide the development of policies that allow Traditional Knowledge to used for the benefit of <First Nations>, but will empower the <First Nation> to assert its ownership of, and management responsibility for, Traditional Knowledge.

This draft was developed in the context of land planning. It includes a number of Principles for consideration, as well as suggestions for policy development as it pertains to, (a) the approval of projects involving Traditional Knowledge, (b) collection procedures, (c) data management, (d) rules for disclosure of Traditional Knowledge, and (e) benefits for the sharing of Traditional Knowledge.


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Traditional Knowledge, Use & Occupancy