Good Practices And Innovative Experiences In The South: Volume 1: Economic, Environmental and Sustainable Livelihood Initiatives

Good Practices And Innovative Experiences In The South: Volume 1: Economic, Environmental and Sustainable Livelihood Initiatives

by Martin Khor, Lim Li Lin

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ISBN-13: 9781842771297
Publisher: Zed Books
Publication date: 08/03/2002
Series: Good Practices and Innovative Experiences in the South Ser.
Pages: 266
Product dimensions: 5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Martin Khor is Director of Third World Network, a board member of the Consumers' Association of Penang, the South Centre in Geneva, and the International Forum on Globalization.

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Part 1: Economic Policies and Management
1. CPF: Mobilising Domestic Savings for Development
2. Regulation of Foreign Capital Flows in Chile
3. SAPRI: Organising Civil Society to Review Structural Adjustment Policies
Part 2: Environmental Policies and Management
4. Capacity Development in Plant Sciences in Ethiopia
5. India's Policy for Protecting the Coastal Environment for Sustainable Use
6. The Conservation Strategy of Ethiopia Project
Part 3. Community-based Sustainable Livelihoods
7. Water-efficient Sugarcane Farming
8. Small-scale Textile Production Using Natural Dyes
9. Sustainable Rice Production by Indigenous Women
10. Community Statutes on Sustainable Rural Development
11. The Irula Tribal Snake Venom Extraction Cooperative
12. Handmade Paper from Rags and Trash
Part 4. Environmentally-sound Practices and Techniques
13. Nayakrishi Andolan: A Community-based System of Organic Farming
14. Auroville: Wasteland Reclamation through Rehabilitation of Eroded Soil
15. SIBAT: Training Farmers to Regain Traditional Seeds
16. Agrobiodiversity and Coping with Variability in Weather and Soils
17. Raising of Earthworms (Vermitech) for Environmentally-sound Uses

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