David Suzuki looks to indigenous people for wisdom to solve environmental challenges

Says David:

So it was the people who stayed in place as others moved on, who had to learn to live within their means, or they died. That is what I believe is the basis of indigenous knowledge that has built up over millennia and that will never be duplicated by science because it is acquired from a profoundly different basis (I wrote about the differences in a book, Wisdom of the Elders).

…..I have chosen to work with First Nations because in most cases, they are fighting through the value lenses of their culture.

Read more in his article in the Vancouver Sun

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