This 48-pages study provides an insight into existing initiatives and approaches around the world. Three invited authors from Brazil, Kenya and Bangladesh present their respective projects for diversification in tobacco growing areas. The editors subsequently discuss issues involved in the process of shifting out of tobacco cultivation, before concluding with a few recommendations for the future development of alternative livelihoods to tobacco.

Authors: Adriana Gregolin, Jacob K. Kibwage, Farida Akther; Sonja von Eichborn, Laure Norger
Editors: Sonja von Eichborn, Laure Norger
Published: Mai 2012

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There is a great variety of alternatives: organic vegetables in Brazil, bamboo in Kenya, mixed cropped foods in Bangladesh.
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