MacGregor, James, Palmer, Charles and Barnes, Jonathon (2007) Forest resources and rural livelihoods in the north-central regions of Namibia. Environmental Economics Programme discussion paper, 07-01. International Institute for Environment and Development, London, UK. ISBN 9781843696759Full text not available from this repository.
This paper reports on the results from a household survey of forest resources use in the north-central regions of Namibia (NCR), focusing on the four relatively densely settled rural areas, which also include several small rapidly developing urban nodes. The paper aims to address the concern that both poverty and economic development are increasing and driving over-utilisation of forest resources. We examined current levels of utilisation of forest resources at a household level and applied a dynamic modelling approach in order to develop policy pointers that can maximise poverty alleviation and conservation benefits as Namibia develops.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Discussion Paper)|
|Additional Information:||© 2007 The authors|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
D History General and Old World > DT Africa
|Sets:||Departments > Geography and Environment|
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