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Welfare and Environmental Impact of Incentive Based Conservation: Evidence from Kenyan Community Forest Associations

Boscow Okumu and Edwin Muchapondwa
This paper focuses on whether the provision of landless forest-adjacent communities with options to grow appropriate food crops inside forest reserves during early stages of reforestation programmes enable vertical transition of low income households and conserves forests. We consider the welfare...
Aug 2017
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Dependence on Environmental Resources and Implications for Household Welfare: Evidence from the Kalahari Drylands, South Africa

Gladman Thondhlana and Edwin Muchapondwa
This paper examines dependence on environmental resources and impacts on household welfare among the indigenous San and Mier rural communities neighbouring Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in the arid Kalahari region, South Africa. Data on the various household income types, including environmental...
Sep 2013
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