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Partnership in the tropical forest margins: a 20-year journey in search of Alternatives to Slash-and-Burn

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This book aims to: Summarize policy relevant concepts and synthesize data developed from research work in the tropics over the last 20 years, Provide a linkage of the brief`s contents with national and/or international events that have characterized the global policy landscape during ASB’s existence, Assess the nature of policy decisions made and outcomes relating to the themes covered by the ASB briefs, Provide a pattern of approaches that have/ have not worked and can be applied to current and future policy frameworks and Highlight impact of the briefs at science, policy and donor levels.
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    Minang, P.A.; Kahurani, E.; Van Noordwijk, M.




    climate change, shifting cultivation, partnerships, tropical forests, ecology, ecosystems, environment, tropics

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