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Beyond the woodfuel crisis

Gerald Leach

Beyond the woodfuel crisis

people, land and trees in Africa

by Gerald Leach

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Published by Earthscan in London, Sterling, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fuelwood crops -- Africa,
  • Fuelwood industry -- Africa

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGerald Leach and Robin Mearns.
    ContributionsMearns, Robin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD536.6.A35 L43 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24033453M
    ISBN 109781844079742
    LC Control Number2009049353
    OCLC/WorldCa489257031

    Beyond Oil and Gas: The Methanol Economy: Olah; Goeppert; Prakash: Big Coal: The Dirty Secret Behind America's Energy Future: Jeff Goodell: Brittle Power: Energy Strategy for National Security: Amory Lovins: Canada’s Deadly Secret: Saskatchewan Uranium and the Global Nuclear System: Jim Harding:   He produced an equally influential study with Robin Mearns, Beyond The Woodfuel Crisis: People, Land, And Trees In Africa (), which argued the case for sustainable development in developing Author: Pearce Wright.

    Leach, G. and R. Mearns. Beyond the Woodfuel Crisis: People, Trees and Land in Africa. London: Earthscan. O'Keefe, M. A new energy agenda for Africa. Paper presented at the International Seminar on Energy in Africa, 27 30 November, Abidjan, Cote d'lvoire. United Nations. United Nations Statistical Year Book. Chitemene (also spelled citemene), from the ciBemba word meaning “place where branches have been cut for a garden”, is a system of slash and burn agriculture practiced throughout northern Zambia. It involves coppicing or pollarding of standing trees in a primary or secondary growth Miombo woodland, stacking of the cut biomass, and eventual burning of the cut biomass in .

      Review: ‘Forged in Crisis’ Strains to Define Leadership. The explorer Ernest Shackleton is one of several examples of leadership explored in the book “Forged in Crisis,” by Nancy Koehn, a. Beyond the woodfuel crisis: in People, Land and Trees in Africa. People, Land and Trees in Africa. Earthscan Publications Ltd. London. x + pp; 18pp of refs. This book looks from the viewpoint of the energy crisis of the poor at the advances made in government and aid agency projects to overcome the woodfuel crisis in Africa.


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