Sökning: "agroforestry"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 95 uppsatser innehållade ordet agroforestry.

  1. 1. “If you take the woman from the family for only a week, everything will crumble down.” : An Ecofeminist Perspective on Social Entrepreneurship in Kenya

    Magister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Amanda Lundberg; Linnéa Lundeborg; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Ecofeminism; Social Entrepreneurship; Kenya; Case study; Ethnographic Study; ASAL land;

    Sammanfattning : The Kenyan society is patriarchal, has an alarming rate of deforestation where rural farmers, especially women, are highly affected by climate change. There is little research on companies operating in dry areas with a mission to address poverty, ecology and women. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Agroforestry the Silver Bullet for Sustainable Agriculture? A multi-stakeholder analysis of Peru's Agroforestry Policy in fostering sustainable smallholder agriculture in the Amazon.

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Författare :Josefine Sjöberg; Sara Mantilla Jativa; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Key words: Agroforestry; Peru; Smallholders; Sustainable Agriculture.; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Over three-quarters of the world’s poor live in rural areas and many of them depend on agriculture to earn a living. In a context of climate change, Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use (AFOLU) is addressed as one of the main sources of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions. LÄS MER

  3. 3. En alléodlings inverkan på markfaunan i jordbruksmark

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Författare :Alva Johansson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Biology and Life Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : A transition from conventional to organic agricultural practices has been shown to have positive impacts on soil and ground-living fauna. Organic farming manure is on the other hand harder for the crops to absorb than conventional fertilizers, which results in more pollutants and unsatisfactory yields. LÄS MER

  4. 4. A cost benefit analysis of climate compensation through different types of forestry in Uganda

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på grundnivå, SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Författare :Ulrika Aschan; Emma Pettersson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :carbon sequestration; climate compensation; agroforestry; cost benefit analysis;

    Sammanfattning : Global warming is becoming an increasing issue on the agenda for the world’s policy makers. One way of solving the issues is to reduce the emissions; another is to compensate for them through equally climate positive projects, such as planting trees to sequester carbon. LÄS MER

  5. 5. A hard nut to crack : a gender analysis of a community and a value chain in Indonesia

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Författare :Rebecka Wikström; [2019]
    Nyckelord :gender; value chain; feminist theory; empowerment; candlenut;

    Sammanfattning : In this master’s thesis, I have investigated gender dynamics within a village called Batudulang on the Island of Sumbawa in Indonesia. It is qualitative research, based on observations, focus groups and semi-structured interviews. LÄS MER