MOUNTAIN FUTURES

LAND SYSTEMS: MANAGING COMPLEXITY

Effective management of complex land systems requires synthesizing insights and knowledge on patterns of land system change in the mountains. Events in this theme will explore how such knowledge can be utilised to produce tools and methods that enable policy-makers and communities to plan for and adapt to global change.

  • Changes in Land Use – Migration, Climate Change, Policy Shifts, Resource Commodification, Large-scale Land Acquisitions
  • Landscape Restoration – New Advances in Restoring Ecological Health and Productivity
  • Sustainable Agricultural Systems – Agroforestry, Hybrid Knowledge Systems, and Implications for the Environment, Policy-making and Communities

ECOSYSTEM RHYTHMS: UNDERSTANDING CHANGE

Due to elevation gradients, mountain ecosystems areĀ governed by unique ecological rhythms; we need ...

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LAND SYSTEMS: MANAGING COMPLEXITY

Effective management of complex land systems requires synthesizing insights and knowledge on pattern...

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SUSTAINING LIVELIHOODS: ROLE OF GENDER AND LOCAL INSTITUTIONS

Capturing innovation for change also requires addressing the social, ecological, and economic factor...

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