Target 14: The traditional knowledge, innovations and practices of indigenous and local communities relevant for the conservation and sustainable use of migratory species, their habitats and migration systems, and their customary sustainable use of biological resources, are respected, subject to national legislation and relevant international obligations, with the full and effective participation of indigenous and local communities, thereby contributing to the favourable conservation status of migratory species and the ecological connectivity and resilience of their habitats.


►    The Memorandum of Understanding for the Conservation of Cetaceans and their Habitats in the Pacific Islands Region: Whale and Dolphin Action Plan 2013-2017 includes:

Objective 1 - Information, Awareness/Education and Communication:

1.3) Integrate traditional knowledge, stories and customs into education and awareness tools and materials.