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What does IEK stand for?

IEK stands for Indigenous Ecological Knowledge (Australia)

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These resources are the Guidelines for Indigenous Ecological Management (Holcombe 2009), Handbook for Working with Indigenous Ecological Knowledge and Intellectual Property (Davis 2009) and Report on the Current Status of Indigenous Ecological Knowledge and Intellectual Property in the NT (Janke 2009).
There is also no doubt that for over 200 years white colonists conveniently ignored the prior property rights of Indigenous Australians; that Indigenous ecological knowledge went unrecognised; and that the biodiversity loss and mammal extinctions in temperate Australia are probably unparalleled anywhere in the world.