Sökning: "rural livelihood"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 155 uppsatser innehållade orden rural livelihood.

  1. 1. Fostering Cooperative Resilience during the COVID-19 Pandemic : A case study on coffee cooperatives' operations during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic

    Magister-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Författare :Cecilia Widman; [2021]
    Nyckelord :cooperatives; coffee; resilience; asset pentagon; Covid-19;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates the resilience of coffee cooperatives and producer organizations in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and explores their adaptations to the context in relation to their livelihood capitals. The changes to their operations are analyzed through the contexts of shocks, trends and stresses and how they perceived these threats. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Integration of allotment garden in public green space for the social wellbeing of urban residents : a study of Ekebydalen allotment garden, Uppsala, Sweden

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

    Författare :Semhal Mehari Hadgu; [2021]
    Nyckelord :integration; urban agriculture; gardening; allotment garden; urban park; cultivation park; social wellbeing;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Agriculture is among the relevant factors for the formation of cities and it has been an integral part of city life throughout history. Despite the increase in population growth, urban agriculture can offer a unique opportunity for improving the livelihood of individuals through the practice of growing food in urban green spaces. LÄS MER

  3. 3. A fishery at risk and the limits to adaptation : a study of Cambodian Community Fishery organisations’ role in reducing livelihood vulnerability to climate change in their communities

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

    Författare :Hanna Wessling; [2020]
    Nyckelord :livelihood vulnerability; climate change adaptation; community fisheries; Cambodia;

    Sammanfattning : Cambodia’s small-scale fisheries support the livelihoods of a major part of the country's rural population and play a crucial role in food security. Climate change-related impacts alongside geopolitical changes harm the aquatic ecosystems the fishery depends on, and thus contain a great threat to both food security and rural fishery-based livelihoods in the country. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Materialisation of emergent farmers in a Malawian context : a privileged class’ positioning in agricultural transformation

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

    Författare :Gustav Broms; [2020]
    Nyckelord :capital accumulation; surplus value; food regime; patronage; differentiation; livelihood; diversification; food security;

    Sammanfattning : Emergent farmers have rapidly increased in numbers on the sub-Saharan African continent during the last couple of decades. The main interest in this study lies in how emergent farmers have materialised as a class in a political economic context and historical process and what societal impact they have had. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Opportunities and Barriers of Carbon Farming from a Sustainable Livelihoods Perspective - A Case Study from Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Jinsong Yang; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable Development; Carbon Farming; Sustainable Livelihoods; Soil Carbon; Agriculture in Sweden; Climate Mitigation;

    Sammanfattning : With changes in climate and increasing resource scarcity in the future, transition towards a more sustainable and resilient agriculture system that promotes maintenance of a range of ecosystem services is important. Meanwhile, significant global greenhouse gas reduction targets require all sectors including agriculture to take radical actions immediately. LÄS MER