A Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Poverty Reduction: An by Vishwambhar Prasad Sati, Lalrinpuia Vangchhia
By Vishwambhar Prasad Sati, Lalrinpuia Vangchhia
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Wege, D. C. (1998). Endemic bird areas of the world, priorities for biodiversity conservation. Cambridge, United Kingdome: Birdlife International. Chapter 3 Geostrategic Location, Political History and Development Geostrategic location and politics play a vital role in determining the development scenario of any state or country. Mizoram state has a critical geostrategic location. 1 km from east to west. The two countries Bangladesh from the west and Myanmar from the east and south surround Mizoram and make it most strategic since they characterize social political unrest.
We tried to correlate the amount of 14 1 Introduction agriculture production and productivity with food security, as practicing agriculture is the main occupation of the people. Our study shows that although, agricultural products are not sufﬁcient to meet with the desired food demand at the present point of time yet, development of agriculture using innovative measures may lead to sustainability and reduce poverty. Other measures are to reduce vulnerability, as the whole state is ecologically fragile and landscape vulnerability is high.
Promoting sustainable livelihoods. A brieﬁng note submitted to the executive committee (mimeo). Chapter 2 Geographical Backdrop and Sustainable Livelihoods Geographical aspects (natural assets)—location, altitude, slope aspects, climate, vegetation, soil fertility, water, arable land, and mineral and power resources— determine economy, development, livelihoods, and food security of a region or an area. These aspects also influence population, human activities/occupation, and farming systems. Economic disparities and changes in development patterns in the world countries are mainly due to availability of these geographical aspects although, institutional assets/human capability also support economic activities.