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Tag: Poverty Reduction

  • Paradoxes of sustainability

    Paradoxes of sustainability

    Sustainability bottlenecks, paradoxes or myths are addressed by many researchers in the broad field of sustainability. Yet, few authors come up with a clear framework for sustainable solutions. Here, some valuable directions from my teaching practice.
  • Community-conserved areas: Do freshwater fish sanctuaries work?

    Community-conserved areas: Do freshwater fish sanctuaries work?

    Lien Vermeersch | | 1
    What determines the failure or success of community-conserved projects that try to combine biodiversity conservation and poverty reduction? Lien Vermeersch wrote her MA thesis on fish sanctuaries in the Philippines and won the Speckmann Prize 2015.