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Date: 2018
Language: English
Type: text
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/62373
Description: Biological invasions are a wicked, social-ecological problem, interacting with numerous components within and across a range of spatio-temporal scales, with the potential to disturb broader socio-econ ... More
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Authors: Mjoli, Nwabisa
Date: 2018
Language: English
Type: text
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/60596
Description: Many rural households living in and adjacent to forests in South Africa harvest a variety of NonTimber Forest Products (NTFPs) such as wild fruits, fibre, fuelwood, seeds, medicine and bush meat for d ... More
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Date: 2018
Language: English
Type: text
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/63220
Description: There is an increasing call for conservation programmes to provide sound evidence of effectiveness, and employing empirical evaluations can assist in the transition to evidence-based conservation prac ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/5856
Description: Urbanization has resulted in the building of numerous structures such as buildings and roads which reduces the amount of natural land. Urban space planning has taken this into consideration resulting ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/6484
Description: The lack of dietary diversity is a severe problem experienced by most poor households globally. Most poor communities are at high risk of inadequate intake of micronutrients resulting from diets domin ... More
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Authors: Agripa, Ngorima
Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/5326
Description: The negative impacts which invasive alien species have on ecosystems are well documented but there is paucity of information on their impacts on rural communities. Due to ecological impacts that may b ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/5281
Description: The loss in canopy cover from over-browsing severely degrades the ecological integrity of spekboom-dominated thicket in the Eastern Cape. A homogenisation of species across the landscape and high hete ... More
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Authors: Mugido, Worship
Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/5176
Description: A large number of studies have been conducted on the contribution of different types of non-timber forest products (NTFPs) to rural livelihoods. However, not many of these have considered the context ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/4787
Description: The principal aim of this study was to assess the socio-economic contribution of nontimber forest product (NTFP) trade to households in Zomba and Machinga, southern Malawi. Quantitative and qualitativ ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/3192
Description: Working for Water (WfW) works to fulfil their dual mandate of protecting ecosystem services and creating employment opportunities for poor communities. There have been many successes but evidence is i ... More
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Authors: Gwedla, Nanamhla
Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/4702
Description: Promoting urban sustainability is vital in the face of rapid human and urban population growth. A core tenet of urban sustainability, urban forestry, is poised to “go global” with the intent of mitiga ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/3212
Description: Despite consensus on their significant nutritional value, wild foods are continually excluded from both food security statistics and economic values of natural resources. Though largely unexplored, th ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10962/793
Description: Cameroon needs healthy citizens to archive emergence by 2035. Malnutrition and undernourishment is the highest burden in the World in recent times and a silent crisis facing most rural communities in ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: English
Type: Thesis
Identifier: vital:4786
Description: Many of the anticipated increased occurances of natural hazards are not only a consequence of climate change, but rather of rapid and widespread land cover change and the subsequent loss of the buffer ... More
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