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close this bookGrassroots Indicators for Desertification - Eastern and Southern Africa (IDRC, 1995)
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View the documentForeword
View the documentPreface
View the documentIntroduction
close this folderPart 1: Context and Concepts
View the documentAn Historical Perspective on Indicators in Development Studies and the Need for Critical Reassessment
View the documentToward Improved Indicators to Measure Desertification and Monitor the Implementation of the Desertification Convention
View the documentGrassroots Indicators and Scientific Indicators: Their Role in Decentralized Planning in the Arid Lands of Uganda
close this folderPart 2: Methods and Approaches
View the documentThe Importance of Cosmology
View the documentLanguage and Grassroots Environment Indicators
View the documentResearch Methodologies for Identifying and Validating Grassroots Indicators
View the documentIdentification of Land Degradation Levels at the Grassroots
close this folderPart 3: Implications and Impact
View the documentChanges in Environmental Conditions: Their Potential as Indicators for Monitoring Household Food Security
View the documentAkamba Land Management Systems: The Role of Grassroots Indicators in Drought-Prone Cultures
View the documentGrassroots Indicators among the Langi and Their Importance to District and National Planning
View the documentPastoral Maasai Grassroots Indicators for Sustainable Resource Management
View the documentThe Use of Trees, Birds and Animal Behaviour as Measures of Environmental Change by the Shona People of Zimbabwe
View the documentAppendix : Report of the Workshop on Grassroots Indicators for Sustainable and Equitable Development
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View the documentThe Editors and Contributors
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