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Poverty and the environment : understanding linkages at the household level.

Author: World Bank.
Publisher: Washington, DC : World Bank, ©2008.
Series: Environment and development (Washington, D.C.)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing upon recent analytical work prepared inside and outside the World Bank, this report identifies key lessons concerning the linkages between poverty and the environment. With a focus on the contribution of environmental resources to household welfare, the analysis increases our understanding of how specific reforms and interventions can have an impact on the health and livelihoods of poor people. "Scholars and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Poverty and the environment.
Washington, DC : World Bank, ©2008
(DLC) 2007031887
Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: World Bank.
ISBN: 9780821372241 0821372246 1281191299 9781281191298 6611191291 9786611191290
OCLC Number: 567936038
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 78 pages) : illustrations, map.
Contents: Understanding poverty-environment linkages at the household level --
Poverty and environmental change at the macro scale --
Environmental management and pathways to household welfare --
Scope of the report --
Some key conclusions --
Local natural resources, poverty, and degradation: examining empirical regularities --
The importance of environmental income to the poor --
Commons as a source of insurance --
The effect of growth on local resource use --
Welfare impacts of degradation --
The role of poverty in environmental change --
Conclusions --
Health outcomes and environmental pathogens --
Theoretical linkages between health outcomes and environmental conditions --
Empirical evidence of linkages between health outcomes and environmental conditions --
How robust are the empirical findings? --
Conclusions and tentative policy implications --
Household welfare and policy reforms --
Selected policy reforms: evidence from case studies --
Challenges and data limitations --
Conclusions --
Directions for change --
Use of local natural resources --
Design principles for improving environmental health --
Better data for monitoring change --
Policy reforms for managing the environment and reducing poverty --
Moving forward.
Series Title: Environment and development (Washington, D.C.)

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