Regional Conference on Local Knowledge 2014
“Local Knowledge : Synergy – Sustainability – Dynamism

12th – 13th October 2014
Riverside Majestic,
Kuching,  MALAYSIA

Local knowledge refers to knowledge and expertise which originate from local and indigenous cultures that have developed over time and from which practices that are absorbed naturally and effortlessly into the local communities. It is an accumulation of collective knowledge from lived experiences over long periods of time. Such wisdom traces its origins from local Malaysian cultures specifically, and cultures of the Malay Archipelago in general. The study on local knowledge is aimed at enabling social transformation through a paradigm shift that forefronts local epistemology.

via Regional Conference on Local Knowledge 2013 – RCLK 2013.