Rural Planning in Developing Countries: Supporting Natural Resource Management and Sustainable Livelihoods

Rural Planning in Developing Countries: Supporting Natural Resource Management and Sustainable Livelihoods

by Barry Dalal-Clayton, International Institute for Environment and Deve, Olivier Dubois, David Dent
     
 

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Rural planning is fundamental to the development of Third World countries and this book shows how effective planning of land use and natural resource management can provide jobs and lasting economic benefits. It is essential reading for development, planning, land use, agricultural and natural resource professionals in developing countries
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Rural planning is fundamental to the development of Third World countries and this book shows how effective planning of land use and natural resource management can provide jobs and lasting economic benefits. It is essential reading for development, planning, land use, agricultural and natural resource professionals in developing countries
It provides an international perspective on rural planning, focused on developing countries. It examines conventional development planning and innovative local planning approaches, drawing together lessons from recent experience of rural planning and land use. The authors examine past and current practice and ways that land use planning and management of natural resources can underpin sustainable local livelihoods.
They draw on case studies from Africa, Asia and Latin America to present findings relevant throughout the developing world. The result is an essential resource for professionals in these areas and for all students and researchers studying them.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853839399
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Edition description:
1
Pages:
246
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.34(h) x 0.69(d)

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