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  • 01.Aiding or Abetting? Internal Resettlement and International Aid Agencies in the Lao PDR, August 2005
    01.Aiding or Abetting? Internal Resettlement and International Aid Agencies in the Lao PDR, August 2005
    Author:  Ian G. Baird and Bruce Shoemaker
    Producing Organization:  Probe International
    Use Rights:  Copyright
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  336.79 kB
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    Tags:  resettlement, communities, aid agencies, people
    Summary:  

    Aid officials need to focus less on what they consider expediency
    and should be willing to consider suspending or terminating involvement in specific projects that are causing more harm than good to ethnic minority communities.

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  • 02.FORESTRY LAW CHAPTER I GENERAL PROVISIONS. NO.6/NA, 24Dec2007
    02.FORESTRY LAW CHAPTER I GENERAL PROVISIONS. NO.6/NA, 24Dec2007
    Author:  National Assembly
    Producing Organization:  National Assembly
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Legal document
    Size:  725.01 kB
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    Tags:  forest, regulations, forestland, preservation
    Summary:  

    Forest is a precious natural resource of the nation and its specific ecology consists of biodiversity, water sources and Forestland with various tree species growing naturally or planted in the areas of Protection Forest, Conservation Forest and Production Forest.

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  • 03.Gender and Poverty Issues in the Forest Regions of Northern Lao PDR
    03.Gender and Poverty Issues in the Forest Regions of Northern Lao PDR
    Author:  Calub BM2, Simouckda K3 and Vongsoumphu T4
    Producing Organization:  Gender and Poverty Issues in the Forest Regions of Northern Lao PDR
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  264.6 kB
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    Tags:  land, income, households, women, houayman
    Summary:  

    the poorest communities in the country are concentrated in the Northern provinces bordering Myanmar, China and North Vietnam. These poor uplanders belonging to various ethnic groups are mainly engaged in

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  • 04. HUMAN ECOLOGY AND RURAL LIVELIHOODS
    04. HUMAN ECOLOGY AND RURAL LIVELIHOODS
    Author:  Human Ecology and Rural Livelihoods
    Producing Organization:  Human Ecology and Rural Livelihoods
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Document
    Size:  490.03 kB
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    Tags:  ntfps, forests, land allocation, livelihood systems, livelihoods
    Summary:  

    Livelihood is simply the way people make a living. The concept of sustainable livelihoods arose from the struggle to reconcile conflicting paradigms of the 1980s: environment thinking” with its emphasis on conservation with “development thinking” and its emphasis on production.

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  • 05.Land and Forest Allocation in Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Comparison of Case Studies from Community-Based Natural Resource Management Research
    05.Land and Forest Allocation in Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Comparison of Case Studies from Community-Based Natural Resource Management Research
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    Tags:  resource management research, access, lfa, cultivation, case studies
    Summary:  

    customary resource use practice, decentralized forest management,land and forest allocation, resource tenure

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  • 06.Participatory Poverty Assessment II 2006
    06.Participatory Poverty Assessment II 2006
    Author:  James R. Chamberlain
    Producing Organization:  National Statistics Center
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
    Availability:  Soft Copy
    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  3.39 MB
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    Tags:  poverty, ppa, livestock, groups, areas, solutions
    Summary:  

    This participatory poverty assessment (PPA 2006) comprises one component of ADB’s Technical Assistance to the Lao People’s Democratic Republic for Institutional Strengthening for Poverty Monitoring and Evaluation.

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  • 07.Participatory Poverty Assessment (PPA) Attapeu Province, Lao PDR
    07.Participatory Poverty Assessment (PPA) Attapeu Province, Lao PDR
    Author:  Mekong Wetlands Biodiversity prgamme
    Producing Organization:  MRC and UNDP
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  805.49 kB
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    Tags:  socio-economic, development, strategy, alternative, production, techniques, participation, household, garden, farming
    Summary:  

    the Mekong Wetlands Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Use Programme (or other participating organisations, e.g. the Governments of Cambodia, Lao PDR,

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  • 08.Participatory Poverty Assessment
    08.Participatory Poverty Assessment
    Author:  James R. Chamberlain
    Producing Organization:  National Statistics Center
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  4.88 MB
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    Tags:  labor, analysis, swiddens, land allocation, structures, swidden agriculture
    Summary:  

    The Government of the Lao PDR has made considerable progress towards its goal of eliminating poverty throughout the country.

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  • 09.POVERTY REDUCTION THROUGH MARKET ORIENTED PRODUCTION: ACTING ON RESEARCH TO ACHIEVE IMPACTS
    09.POVERTY REDUCTION THROUGH MARKET ORIENTED PRODUCTION: ACTING ON RESEARCH TO ACHIEVE IMPACTS
    Author:  DR. ROD LEFROY, CIAT
    Producing Organization:  NAFRI and CIAT
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  1.17 MB
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    Tags:  farmers, production, porsaa, cassava cultivation, research, forages, markets, supply
    Summary:  

    On Thursday the 4th of October 2007, NAFRI, in association with CIAT held a workshop to address the subject ‘Poverty reduction through market oriented production

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  • 10.Sustainable Agriculture: A Way Out of Food Poverty
    10.Sustainable Agriculture: A Way Out of Food Poverty
    Author:  Tuya
    Producing Organization:  UNDP
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Article document
    Size:  203.52 kB
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    Tags:  smallholder, irrigated, farm, food supply, conservation growth.
    Summary:  

    The main lesson learned from the evidence is that adopting
    sustainable agriculture requires intense cooperation and knowledge

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  • 11.Improving Forest Governance in the Mekong Region April 2011
    11.Improving Forest Governance in the Mekong Region April 2011
    Author:  James Hewitt
    Producing Organization:  PROFOR
    Use Rights:  Non copyrighted
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    Language:  English
    Type:  Research document
    Size:  793.21 kB
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    Tags:  vietnam, forest, governance, mekong region, logging, trade, activities, timber, management, forest governance, legislation
    Summary:  

    the Mekong countries of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Vietnam, Thailand, and Myanmar share several common drivers of deforestation, yet retain striking differences as well

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