Saokio Heritage acknowledges the U.N. definition of traditional knowledge which encompasses cultural, technological, scientific, and artistic knowledge that originated from a connection to a specific territory or place which is transmitted from generation to generation within a group of people.
Saokio Heritage is working to revitalize interest and use of in traditional environmental knowledge, specifically — traditional food use — among the Blackfeet people and improve the health of our community.
Pamphlet (2 pages): Blackfeet Plants 101: An Intro to Using Plants & Decolonizing Your Life
NEW Advocacy Guide (44 pages): Sokapsksino (to know completely): Advocacy Guide for Food Sovereignty and Food Security on the Blackfeet Reservation
Saokio Heritage is a community-based organization that aims to educate and advocate for the revitalization of Blackfeet (Amskapi Piikuni) traditional knowledge in a modern context.