Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849712330
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 05/18/2015
Series: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Natural Resource Management Series , #4
Edition description: 1
Pages: 544
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Helen Young is a professor at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University and a research director at the school’s Feinstein International Center.

Lisa Goldman is a senior attorney at the Environmental Law Institute.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements List of Figures and Tables List of Acronyms Foreword Preface

Part I: Introduction
Introduction; Swords into Ploughshares? Access to Natural Resources and Securing Agricultural Livelihoods in Rural Afghanistan; Social Identity, Natural Resources, and Peacebuilding

Part II: Natural Resources and Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR)
The Interface between Natural Resource Management and Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration: Forging Greater Security and Stability; Demobilized Combatants as Park Rangers: Post-Conflict Natural Resource Management in Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique

Part III: Agriculture and Fisheries
Fisheries Policies and the Problem of Instituting Sustainable Management: The Case of Occupied Japan; Growing Unrest: Charcoal, Bananas, Fisheries and Conflict in Somalia; Agricultural Development in Post-Conflict Environments: Building Capacity to Beat Swords into Ploughshares in Eight Provinces of Southern Iraq; Role of Local Institutions in Conflict Transformation and Livelihoods Improvement of Rural Communities in Nepal: A Case Study of the Agriculture Training and Extension Improvement Project

Part IV: Resolving Conflicts over Natural Resources
Conflict over Forest Resources in the Post-Khmer Rouge Period in Cambodia: Lessons for Peace-Building; Cattle, Land, and Grazing in the Turkana-Karamoja Cluster; Resolving Natural Resource Conflicts to Prevent a Return to War: The Case of High Pastures in Afghanistan

PART V: Programming
Post-Taliban Governance of Natural Resources in Afghanistan; Improving Natural Resource Governance: A Key to Ensuring Peace and Stability in Mindanao, Philippines; Building Resilience in Rural Livelihood Systems as an Investment in Conflict Prevention

PART VI: Protected Areas and Tourism
International Peace Parks: Cross-Border Cooperation and Livelihood Creation through Coordinated Environmental Conservation; Opportunities and Challenges of Protected Areas for Post-Conflict Peacebuilding; Gorilla Eco-tourism Generating Wealth and Peace in Post-Conflict Societies

PART VII: Lessons Learned and Way Forward
Natural Resources and Livelihoods in Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Appendix I: Glossary of Terms Appendix II: Contributor Biographies Appendix III: Tables of Contents for the Series Index

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