Indigenous Knowledge Systems in South Africa
Origins IKS platform was established to showcase indigenous knowledge systems in South Africa. The platform is a great resource center for participation and collaboration of IKS practitioners and players in the indigenous knowledge community. It focuses on interests in medical, energy, epistemology, ethics, gender, education, science & technology, innovation, arts, food systems, farming and socio and cultural issues.
Origins IKS Focus Areas
Origins IKS platform focuses on the following areas of indigenous knowledge systems in South Africa:
- Indigenous Knowledge Research - research, development and documentation of IKS systems
- Capacity building - community centered entrepreneurship development programs that empowers the community
- IKS Innovation - applications to provide solutions to socio economic challenges modern Africa faces today
- IKS IP and Commercialization - from product development to marketing finished products on the marketplace
Get in touch with Origins IKS to list as IKS practitioner or showcase your IKS Products on +27 11 575 6868.