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The Impact Of Forest Resources On Communities Around Forests In Kenya

Chesire Michael Aiyabei

Published by VDM Verlag Dr. Müller
ISBN 10: 3639330137 / ISBN 13: 9783639330137
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Title: The Impact Of Forest Resources On ...

Publisher: VDM Verlag Dr. Müller

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Paperback. 68 pages. Dimensions: 8.7in. x 5.9in. x 0.2in.The utilization of environmental resources by rural communities in Kenya over the years has raised a lot of concerns about the sustainability of such resources for present and future generations. The competing land uses to meet subsistence, industrial and commercial requirements needs a critical analysis so as to balance between satisfaction of peoples needs, development and conservation of natural resources. This book provides an overview of the relationship between rural communities and forest resources with particular emphasis on the role of forest resources on household food security and family income. The book highlights the critical role played by rural communities in environmental conservation in Kenya through provision of labour in forest establishment. Participation of all actors in environmental conservation is paramount in ensuring sustainable utilization of natural resources for present and future generations. This book is of importance to policy makers, community development practitioners, environmental planners, agriculturalists, foresters, water resource specialists, researchers and students. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9783639330137

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Synopsis: The utilization of environmental resources by rural communities in Kenya over the years has raised a lot of concerns about the sustainability of such resources for present and future generations. The competing land uses to meet subsistence, industrial and commercial requirements needs a critical analysis so as to balance between satisfaction of peoples' needs, development and conservation of natural resources. This book provides an overview of the relationship between rural communities and forest resources with particular emphasis on the role of forest resources on household food security and family income. The book highlights the critical role played by rural communities in environmental conservation in Kenya through provision of labour in forest establishment. Participation of all actors in environmental conservation is paramount in ensuring sustainable utilization of natural resources for present and future generations. This book is of importance to policy makers, community development practitioners, environmental planners, agriculturalists, foresters, water resource specialists, researchers and students.

About the Author: Michael A. Chesire is currently a Tutorial Fellow in Sociology and Psychology Department (Community Development), Moi University, Kenya. He obtained his B.A (Hons) from Kenyatta University and M.Phil (EPM) from Moi University. He is currently pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy degree course in Sociology at Moi University.

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