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How will disenfranchised Peoples adapt to Climate Change? Strengthening the Ecojustice Movement
(Institute for Research and Innovation in Sustainability, 2009)
Women, Equity and Participatory Water Management in Brazil
(International Feminist Journal of Politics, 2007-12)
Public participation in resource management is regarded as a central pillar of sustain- able development. Water management is a foremost example, and women globally are prime users and protectors of water. Yet the ...
Introduction: Exploring feminist ecological economics
(Feminist Economics, 2005-11)
These Explorations argue that more links between the fields of feminist ecology and feminist economics are both needed and promising, and presents new, boundary-crossing research in this area. It brings together contributions ...
Feminist Ecological Economics and Sustainability
(Journal of Bioeconomics, 2007)
New developments in feminist ecological economics and ecofeminist economics are contributing to the search for theories and policy approaches to move economies toward sustainability. This paper summa- rizes work by ...
Pedagogies of resistance: community-based education for women’s participation in watershed management in São Paulo, Brazil
Informal and community-based education and organizing are fundamental to creating the conditions for equitable democratic participation by women and marginalized people. This paper overviews recent Brazilian initiatives ...
Diversity, local economies, and globalization’s limits
(Inanna Publication, 2002)
Participation and Watershed Management: Experiences from Brazil
(University Press, 2007)
Public participation is emphasized in many new institutional approaches to resource management, especially watershed governance. The implementation of participatory management frameworks, and capacity-building for civil ...
Feminist Ecological Economics
(UNESCO and EOLSS Publishers, 2008)
Explaining the Deprofessionalized Filipino: Why Filipino Immigrants Get Low-Paying Jobs in Toronto
(CERIS - The Ontario Metropolis Centre, 2009-10)
Processes of labour market subordination among Filipino immigrants to Canada have been widely observed in recent years, but the reasons for them have usually been assumed to be typical of all immigrant groups. While some ...
‘From Health Crisis to Development Crisis: A Challenge to the Development Approach to HIV/AIDS.’
(Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, 2007-06-15)
Over the past decade, the HIV/AIDS crisis has been reconceptualised from a health problem, with an emphasis on the behavioural and biomedical aspects, to a development problem, in which major development organisations have ...