Issue: Vol. 8, no. 4 (Winter 1994)
Article: Darrell A. Posey, “Safeguarding Indigenous Knowledge: Intellectual Property Rights and the Search for a New Framework,” Abya Yala News: Journal of the South and Meso American Indian Rights Center (SAIIC) 8, no. 4 (1994): 9-12, 37. Accessed December 11, 2019. http://saiic.nativeweb.org/ayn/document/1692.
Abstract: Safeguarding traditional knowledge and biogenetic materials has become a major issue among indigenous peoples. The article explores what is at stake for indigenous communities as well as possible frameworks for protecting resources and knowledge.