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Searching for women"s voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas

Searching for women"s voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas

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Published by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region -- Social conditions -- Case studies.

    • About the Edition

      Contributed articles.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statement[editor, Jeanette D. Gurung].
      GenreCase studies.
      ContributionsGurung, Jeannette D., International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1735.3 .S43 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination407 p. :
      Number of Pages407
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL172286M
      ISBN 109291158550
      LC Control Number99952944

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Searching for women's voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas. Kathmandu: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jeannette D Gurung; International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development.

Searching for women's voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas. The book presents 11 case studies carried out by women who shared a cultural background with the places they studied. The women surveyed the villages and questioned women in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas about their physical and emotional environments, their self-images, and their felt needs.

Search. Location of Repository Searching for women’s voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas. Abstract. This book presents case studies from the Hindu Kush Himalayas (China, Myanmar, Bangledesh, Bhutan, Nepal, India, Afghanistan).

Subjects covered include women workers and participation; and women's roles and status; advocacy and empowerment. Searching for Women's Voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas. Author(s) Gurung, J.D. Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) Publication year: Notes: Library holding:NP show all notes.

This highly topical book considers the important question of how best to protect the environment of the Third Pole – the area comprising the Hindu Kush Himalayas and Tibetan Plateau – using the tool of international law. Author(s): Searching for women's voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas.

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These are some excerpts from ICIMOD's publication - Searching for Women's Voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas edited by() which was based on Fact Finding Studies conducted by researchers in the regional member countries of ICIMOD. The book was published as a first attempt to reach out and examine women’s situations and.

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Kathmandu: ICIMOD. The Hindu Kush-Himalayan region spans an area of more than million square kilometres in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan.

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The range forms the western section of the Hindu Kush Himalayan Region (HKH) and is the westernmost extension. Gurung, J.D., ed.,Searching for Women’s Voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas, Kathmandu: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD).

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Natural Resource Governance at Multiple Scales in the Hindu Kush Himalayas. Book February it is necessary to incorporate the voices of diverse women, men, and.

Women are disproportionately vulnerable to climatic hazards and socio-economic drivers within the households and community due to unequal gender relation in the society.

Women’s position in the family and society is subordinate to men in terms of decision making and access to resources and opportunities. Abstracts: Pastoralism is an age-old livelihood option for millions of people of different castes and ethnic groups and makes a significant contribution to the economy of the Hindu Kush Himalayas (HKH), both in terms of providing employment and income opportunities and in supplying nutrition to the rural paper narrates the author’s experience with a nomadic group of Bjobs in.

The New York Times recently published an article that had a fascinating description of the Kalash, an ancient ethnic group living high in the remote mountains of Pakistan's Hindu Kush.

For centuries this light-skinned, pagan people have claimed to be the long-lost descendants of Alexander the Great's world-conquering armies, which invaded this. List here any books that deal with or touch on the Hindu religion in a positive and significant way.

Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. searched for: hindu kush himalayas Water insecurity rising in Hindu Kush Himalayan region: Study The study covering 13 towns across four countries - Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Pakistan shows that the interlinkages of water availability, water supply systems, rapid urbanisation, and consequent increase in water demand (both daily and seasonal.

Not all women or all men are equally vulnerable. Manifestations of vulnerability to climate change vary in different groups of people, based on their position in a social and gender structure in a particular location and at a particular time.

J.D. GurungSearching for Women’s Voices in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas. International Centre for. Searching for Women’s Voices in the Hin-du Kush–Himalayas (HKH) is an important reminder to the global development community that gender dynamics in mountain areas world-wide remain inadequately addressed and understood.

This collection of 11 case studies, covering 7 countries of the HKH region (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China [includ. A critically important geo-ecological asset, the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) is the origin of 10 major river basins and encompasses over million km 2 area (Bajracharya and Shrestha ; Bajracharya et al.

) (Fig. ).This HKH area and Tien Shan mountains together form the largest area of permanent ice cover outside of the North and South Poles (hence, the .Nenne and Babuh discovering the natural resources of the Hindu KushHimalayan Region Teacher’s Guide 1) Objectives of the Comic Book Make students aware of the importance of the Hindu Kush Himalayas natural resources.

Develop reading. Hundreds of experts, including scientists and environmentalists, gathered here over building resilience to tackle climate change in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region have evolved a consensus.

At a time when climate change is posing a serious threat to socio-economic aspects and environment in the region, this agreement holds the key to unlock.