Drought Challenges
  • Release Date : 25 September 2019
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 386 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128148211
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Download or read book entitled Drought Challenges by author: Everisto Mapedza which was release on 25 September 2019 and published by Elsevier with total page 386 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Drought Challenges: Livelihood Implications in Developing Countries, Volume Two, provides an understanding of the occurrence and impacts of droughts for developing countries and vulnerable sub-groups, such as women and pastoralists. It presents tools for assessing vulnerabilities, introduces individual policies to combat the effects of droughts, and highlights the importance of integrated multi-sectoral approaches and drought networks at various levels. Currently, there are few books on the market that address the growing need for knowledge on these cross-cutting issues. As drought can occur anywhere, the systemic connections between droughts and livelihoods are a key factor in development in many dryland and agriculturally-dependent nations. Connects the biophysical, social, economic, policy and institutional aspects of droughts across multiple regions in developing world Analyzes policy linkages between government agencies, public institutions, NGOs, the private sector and communities Includes a discussion of gender dimensions of drought and its impacts Presents a multi-sectoral perspective, including the human dimensions of drought in developing countries

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