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Going with the flow or an uphill struggle ? Directions for participatory research in hillside environments

Special issue : Part I

Auteur :
LAWRENCE, A.

Description :
Discussion of participatory research with farmers (FPR) in hillside environments. A case study is presented of participatory soil and water conservation in the Valles Cruceños in the Department of Santa Cruz, Bolivia. A. finds that local knowledge and scientific knowledge have been joined to create new appropriate technologies for the semi-arid hillsides there. She further advocates stakeholder forums as a way to augment the flow of information. - (SLD)


Type de document :
Congrès

Source :
Conference on poverty, rural livelihoods, and land husbandry in hillside environments, Silsoe, Bedfordshire, Royaume-Uni, 1999-01-06, Mountain research and development, issn : 0276-4741, 1999, vol. 19, n°. 3, p. 203-212, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 29 ref.

Date :
1999

Editeur :
Pays édition : Japon, Tokyo, United Nations University

Langue :
Anglais
Droits :
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