What are the Links between Poverty and Ecosystem Services?

Authored by: Marije Schaafsma , Brendan Fisher

Routledge Handbook of Ecosystem Services

Print publication date:  January  2016
Online publication date:  January  2016

Print ISBN: 9781138025080
eBook ISBN: 9781315775302
Adobe ISBN:

10.4324/9781315775302-45

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Abstract

Whilst it is increasingly recognised that ecosystems contribute to the well-being of the poor, we are now only beginning to unpick the myriad relationships between changes in ecosystem services and poverty across various contexts. Much more work is needed, with a core question being how we can manage ecosystems for the benefit of contemporary poor people as well as future generations.

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