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- Kotru, Rajan, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Mountain research and development 2014 v.34 no.3 pp. 197-207
- issues and policy; households; men; women; rural population; gender; climate change; carbon; deforestation; forest management; livelihood; emissions; society; forest resources; decision making; forests; Nepal
- ... Despite widespread gender issues in natural resource management and rural livelihoods strategies, there has been little study of how new development strategies, such as Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+), consider gender issues. Gender consideration in REDD+ is especially important in mountainous countries like Nepal, where the majority of the rural population, esp ...
- Rajan, K.S., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- The Egyptian Journal of Remote Sensing and Space Sciences (Online) 2016 v.19 no.2 pp. 175-193
- data collection; deforestation; ecosystem services; ecosystems; evergreen forests; food security; forest land; hills; horticulture; hydrologic cycle; industrialization; issues and policy; land degradation; land use and land cover maps; landscapes; livelihood; monitoring; nuclear power; people; pulp and paper mills; social factors; spatial data; streams; urbanization; India
- ... Unplanned large scale developmental projects in recent times have been causing alterations in land use land cover [LULC] at spatial and temporal scales with the substantial changes in the landscape. Uttara Kannada district has the distinction of having highest forest cover in India. Forest ecosystems in the district have witnessed major transformations due to industrialization during the post-inde ...