A Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Poverty Reduction: An by Vishwambhar Prasad Sati, Lalrinpuia Vangchhia

By Vishwambhar Prasad Sati, Lalrinpuia Vangchhia

This e-book provides a socio-economic and livelihood research of agriculturally-dependent groups of Mizoram, the japanese extension of the Himalaya, utilizing the sustainable livelihood technique. Such an method of poverty relief is inevitable, quite, in parts the place livelihoods count principally on biomass-based agriculture and cattle construction. Mizoram possesses considerable normal assets – land, water and wooded area – yet these assets are principally unused. The quarter suffers from persistent poverty and malnutrition, and weather switch has extra encouraged livelihood styles. This paintings experiences the entire points of normal potentials and livelihood prestige in Mizoram. It additionally discusses the foremost riding forces that impression livelihood styles. in response to a close research of empirical information, numerous coverage measures are steered to deal with persistent poverty and malnutrition. The ebook is for that reason hugely worthy for all stakeholders; scholars, researchers, academicians, coverage makers and politicians focused on rural/community development.

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As a whole, the highest relative humidity (above 80 %) was observed during the monsoon season from May to October. Because Mizoram receives high average annual rainfall thus, humidity remains high (average 50 %). 8 shows descriptive statistics of clear sky and rainy days in a year in Mizoram. Variables with minimum, maximum, mean values, and standard deviation were analyzed. 7 Monthly relative humidity in Mizoram (%), 2009 and 2012; n = 12 months Relative humidity (%), 2009 Mean Std. 8 Descriptive statistics (N = 12 months), 2012 Variables Relative humidity (%), 2012 Mean Std.

Cambridge, United Kingdome: Birdlife International. Chapter 3 Geostrategic Location, Political History and Development Geostrategic location and politics play a vital role in determining the development scenario of any state or country. Mizoram state has a critical geostrategic location. 1 km from east to west. The two countries Bangladesh from the west and Myanmar from the east and south surround Mizoram and make it most strategic since they characterize social political unrest. Manipur, Assam, and Tripura states of India delimit it from the north.

5 presents average rainfall during different seasons in Mizoram, 2009. 5 %) in summer (maximum). 1 %) rain. 6. 2 cm in 2012. 4 by authors Relative Humidity Humidity is the percentage of water vapor in the air. Meanwhile, relative humidity is the ratio of the amount of water in the air at a given temperature, expressed in a percentage. Presence of humidity in the atmosphere and on the surface depends on the amount of rain and temperature, a place or a region receives. 7). Maximum relative humidity varies from 70 % in the month of February to 100 % in the month of August.

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