Indigenous communities are simultaneously vulnerable and resilient to environmental hazards. This vulnerability stems from their political and economic isolation. Their resilience comes from their intimate knowledge and relationships with their lands, waters and ecosystems.
Indigenous DRR is a fundamental strategy of Indigenous development, an expression of Indigenous Rights, and a collaborative interface with non-Indigenous society.
Check this Inuit report that provides Inuit equivalents and definitions for over 100 scientific terms, like Annakturniq, ᐊᓐᓇᒍᓐᓇᕐᓂᖓ (Resilience) and Hilaup Aalannguqtirninga, ᓯᓚᐅᑉ ᐊᓯᔾᔨᖅᐸᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓ (Climate change)
Other sites worth checking out...
Te Tira Whakamataki (Maori Biosecurity Network)
Lake Waikaremoana, Aoterao New Zealand