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Technology for rural livelihoods

Technology for rural livelihoods

current issues for engineers and social scientists : Proceedings of a workshop held at the Natural Resources Institute, 6-7 September 1994.

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Published by NRI in [Chatham Maritime] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Katherine Morse and Jim Ellis-Jones, Workshop organisers and editors (Introduction).

ContributionsMorse, Katherine., Ellis-Jones, Jim., Natural Resources Institue.
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Open LibraryOL18657639M

Recreational hunting has long been a controversial issue. Is it a threat to biodiversity or can it be a tool for conservation, giving value to species and habitats that might otherwise be lost? Are the moral objections to hunting for pleasure well founded? Does recreational hunting support rural livelihoods in developing countries, or are these benefits exaggerated by proponents?   Union Minister of Rural Development and Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar addressed the State Rural Livelihoods Missions across the country through video conferencing today to deliberate upon leveraging the SHG plat.

Rural families in developing countries make a living by engaging in diverse activities. These range from farming, to rural trade, to migration to distant cities and even abroad. This book explores the implications of rural livelihood diversity for key topics in development studies and for poverty reduction policies. The livelihoods approach is gaining momentum, and this is the first book to. This book sets out the rural livelihoods approach within the larger context of past and present themes in rural development. It adopts diversity as its principal theme and explores the implications of diverse rural livelihoods for ideas about poverty, agriculture, environment, gender and macroeconomic policy.

I was a mail carrier in Kentucky. Rural America needs the United States Postal Service, and yet the president’s administration keeps attacking it. When I worked as a rural mail carrier in the. Innovations and the technology for systemic intervention are based on conviction Read m families of marginal farmers, landless women labourers .


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