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Traditional life-styles, conservation, and rural development

Traditional life-styles, conservation, and rural development

proceedings of a symposium

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Published by International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources in Gland, Switzerland .
Written in English

  • Human ecology -- Congresses.,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Congresses.,
  • Rural development -- Congresses.,
  • Industries, Primitive -- Congresses.

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    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementorganised by the Institute of Ecology,of Padjadjaran University, Bandung, and the IUCN Commission on Ecology held in Bandung, Indonesia, on the 4th and 5th of October 1982 ; edited by J. Hanks.
    SeriesThe Environmentalist -- vol. 4, supplement no. 7, Commission on Ecology papers -- no. 7
    ContributionsHanks, John., Universitas Negeri Padjadjaran. Lembaga Ekologi., International Union for Conservation of Nature andNatural Resources. Commission on Ecology.
    LC ClassificationsGF3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination107 p. :
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19814534M

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Lembaga Ekologi.; International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources. Commission on Ecology.;]. Rural tourism is a type of tourism based on natural resources, which is conservation with rural settlements.

Due to many positive influences, the importance of it for tourism is emerged well day-by. The role of governments and international and rural development book in conservation and rural development. In Traditional life-styles, conservation and rural development, edited by J.

Hanks, pp. Gland: IUCN, In this lies a greater challenge, and one which is fundamental to all the issues of traditional life- styles and conservation: to create the social, political, and economic environment that allows and encourages diverse cultures everywhere to survive and flourish.

This leaves us with at least two questions that we cannot but leave by: 1. Conservation and rural development: Towards an integrated approach Article (PDF Available) in The Environmentalist 4(7) July with And rural development book How we measure 'reads'Author: John Hanks.

Introduction. About 70 – 80% of the Ugandan population still rely on traditional healers for day-to-day health care. In some rural areas the percentage is around ninety compared to 80% reported world-w 13, WHO 32 had earlier estimates that the usage of traditional medicine in developing countries is 80 %.

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The stories tell how people lived in Japan some two hundred years ago, during the late Edo Period, when traditional technology and culture were at the peak of development and realization, just before the country opened itself to the West and joined the ranks of the Cited by: 4.

sustainable development and biodiversity conservation dis-course. Article 8(j) of the Convention of Biological Diversity (Rio, ) has contributed to this process by requiring signatories to: “respect, preserve and maintain knowledge, innovations and practices of indigenous and local com-munities embodying traditional life-styles relevant Cited by:   Indigenous Knowledge And Biodiversity: Interconnectedness For Sustainable Development.

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7, IUCN, Gland, Switzerland. Google Scholar Holthus, P.F. () Marine protected areas and conservation of marine resources: the South Pacific situation — status and by: Research Article. Traditional Rainwater Harvesting and Water Conservation Practices of Kerala State, South India.

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ABSTRACT. Rural and island communities form the major proportion of World population, yet receive little attention for energy development. Only the harnessing of the dispersed low-intensity renewable forms of energy, in small scale local application, will provide energy for these communities.

Researchers are paying increasing attention to questions of community leadership and rural tourism development. Based on leadership theories and the literature on community leadership and tourism development, this study developed a framework for community leadership in rural tourism development and used it to examine two ancient Chinese villages.

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Rural and fishing communities are losing many of their young people and most of their workforce to the large cities, leaving only children and the elderly and putting the communities’ existence at risk.

Policies to revitalise local communities are needed if a proper balance between urban and rural development is. Industrial zones are moving, life styles are changing and growth and immigration in mega cities are still an issue.

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The College of Rural and Community Development ANSI Consortium-Haaghezetolno or We Will Live Well-has three main thrusts: expand ANSI capacity to respond to community-identified needs in the subsistence sciences; create career pathways in subsistence sciences and increase the number of Alaska Natives pursing certificates and degrees in these pathways.

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3 However, important debates remain regarding the social impacts of conservation and tourism on local communities near protected areas, such as the regulation of local livelihoods, destruction of traditional life styles and culture, and the imposition of forced migration.

These debates are receiving increasing attention from researchers (e.g Cited by: 3. Part one: Introduction Chapter 1: Rural households and the environment.

Our Changing Environment. Land, water and forests are the primary resources of agricultural production, and are the resources essential to maintain human life and well-being. India - India - Daily life and social customs: For almost all Indians the family is the most important social unit.

There is a strong preference for extended families, consisting of two or more married couples (often of more than a single generation), who share finances and a common kitchen. Marriage is virtually universal, divorce rare, and virtually every marriage produces children.merely years ago, traditional Mediterranean architecture was "the" architecture in the whole area.

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