Forests as Source of Food in Rural India : IV

By Nirali Akanchha Bakhla & Piyush Menta

Households sourcing from CPRs contribute significantly to dietary diversity; this is especially true for households that consume a greater number of food groups. In addition to ...

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Forests as Source of Food in Rural India : III

By Nirali Akanchha Bakhla & Piyush Menta

Around half of the households in rural India consume vegetables from free collection, while approximately one-fourth consume meats and fruits obtained from free collection with ...

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Forests as Source of Food in Rural India : II

By Nirali Akanchha Bakhla & Piyush Menta

By providing free access to resources, forests provide for income and livelihood, especially to those in the surrounding areas. While some communities possess forest ownership ...

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Forests as Source of Food in Rural India

By Nirali Akanchha Bakhla & Piyush Menta

Forests as a source of food in rural India remain under-noticed. Especially unobserved is forests’ potential to provide food for the human population inhabiting or surrounding ...

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