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Gender and environment, land and livelihoods

Isatou Touray

Gender and environment, land and livelihoods

policy perspectives and local dynamics in a Gambian community

by Isatou Touray

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StatementIsatou Touray.
SeriesSussex theses ; S 5749
ContributionsInstitute of Development Studies.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 243 leaves :
Number of Pages243
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Open LibraryOL22084613M

Gender, Land and Livelihood in South Asia 3 However, for several reasons, according to Dr. Agarwal, land solely in men's hands need not guarantee female welfare. First, in large parts of South Asia, there is a systematic bias against women and female children in intra-household sharing of benefits from male-controlled resources. “Gender the Key to Successful Development Programming” GENDER & LIVELIHOODS Much of Southern Africa faces vast food insecurity and unsustainable livelihoods. The high prevalence of HIV throughout the region has further eroded food security and the livelihood asset base MostFile Size: KB. Gendered Dimensions of Land and Rural Livelihoods: The Case of New Settler Farmer Displacement at Nuanetsi Ranch, Mwenezi District, Zimbabwe. Brighton, UK: Land Deals Politics Initiative. Author: Patience Mutopo. Abstract: The bio fuels boom has recently been gaining much currency in Zimbabwe. This guide aims at making the often hidden link between gender considerations and the environment visible. It does not have the ambition of a reference guide book but rather aims at providing an introduction focussing on the basic knowledge of gender related aspects of water, energy, land management, chemicals management, climate change.


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It explores the uneasy negotiations between theory, policy and practice that are often evident within the realm of gender, environment and natural resource management, especially where gender is understood as a political, negotiated and contested element of social relationships.

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