Author: Ian G. Baird and Bruce ShoemakerProducing Organization: Probe InternationalUse Rights: CopyrightAvailability: Soft Copy Language: English
Type: Research documentSize: 336.79 kBPublished Date:Tags: resettlement, communities, aid agencies, people
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.
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.
Author: Calub BM2, Simouckda K3 and Vongsoumphu T4Producing Organization: Gender and Poverty Issues in the Forest Regions of Northern
Lao PDRUse Rights: Non copyrightedAvailability: Soft Copy Language: English
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
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.
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.