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Empowering indigenous wisdom: the Congo Basin Institute collaborates with ESRI

In the heart of Africa’s Congo Basin, the collaboration between the Congo Basin Institute (CBI) and local Baka people is is revolutionizing conservation in the Congo Basin.

Additionally, Esri, a pioneer in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), has teamed up with the Congo Basin Institute to preserve the extraordinary biodiversity of this vital rainforest and to give voice to the local knowledge of the Baka.
This collaboration highlights the power of uniting ancient wisdom and modern tools for the greater good.

Read the full article here /https://www.esri.com/about/newsroom/blog/congo-basin-indigenous-knowledge/