A Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Poverty Reduction: An by Vishwambhar Prasad Sati, Lalrinpuia Vangchhia

By Vishwambhar Prasad Sati, Lalrinpuia Vangchhia

This ebook provides a socio-economic and livelihood research of agriculturally-dependent groups of Mizoram, the jap extension of the Himalaya, utilizing the sustainable livelihood method. Such an method of poverty aid is inevitable, quite, in parts the place livelihoods count principally on biomass-based agriculture and farm animals construction. Mizoram possesses ample traditional assets – land, water and woodland – yet these assets are mostly unused. The zone suffers from persistent poverty and malnutrition, and weather switch has additional inspired livelihood styles. This paintings experiences all of the elements of ordinary potentials and livelihood prestige in Mizoram. It additionally discusses the key using forces that impact livelihood styles. in line with a close research of empirical facts, a number of coverage measures are prompt to deal with power poverty and malnutrition. The booklet is hence hugely worthy for all stakeholders; scholars, researchers, academicians, coverage makers and politicians enthusiastic about rural/community development.

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No. 1. 2. 3. 4. Name of protected areas Tokalo Wildlife Sanctuary Pualreng Wildlife Sanctuary Murlen National Park Lengteng Wildlife Sanctuary 5. Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary 6. Tawi Wildlife Sanctuary 7. Khawnglung Wildlife Sanctuary 8. Phawngpui National Park 9. Ngengpui Wildlife Sanctuary 10. 29 Mamit 1994 most of the people rely on the forest resources for food, fuelwood, and fodder. High dependency on forest degrades environment. Forest depletion is mainly due to large-scale exploitation of timber for construction of houses and also due to practicing shifting cultivation.

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