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`Banana Systems in the Humid Highlands of Sub-Saharan Africa: Enhancing Resilience and Productivity' addresses issues related to agricultural intensification in the subhumid highland areas of Africa, based on research carried out in the Great Lakes Region by the Consortium for Improving Agriculture-based Livelihoods in Central Africa.
This book offers a lucid analysis of current information on Agroforestry, a recognized sustainable land-use management tool in the tropics which provides environmental-friendly ecosystems and also provides people with their everyday need for food and cash.
By Mike Robbins
Rich countries are paying poor countries to fight climate change on their behalf - and one way they are doing it is through carbon sinks. This book considers the scientific, economic and ethical basis for this type of mitigation. It highlights the complex relationship between agriculture, and the mitigation of...
The first edition of Tropical Rain Forests exploded the myth of the rain forest as a single, uniform entity. This new edition reinforces this message with new examples from recent and on-going research.