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Environmental justice in agricultural systems. An evaluation of success factors and barriers by the example of the Philippine farmer network MASIPAG

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  • Stefanie Glotzbach

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    (Sustainability Economics Group, Leuphana University of Lüneburg, Germany)

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    A twofold challenge arises from the normative aim of environmental justice to the management of agricultural systems: (1) the improvement of food security and livelihood of the rural poor today; (2) the sustenance and enhancement of the long-term productivity and resilience of agricultural systems to future generations. The paper analyzes the success factors and barriers of the Philippine farmer network MASIPAG in simultaneously realizing both objectives - based philosophically on Rawls’ “A Theory of Justice” (1971), conceptually on specific determinants of the relationship between the objectives, and empirically on the results of a comprehensive evaluation of the MASIPAG network.

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    Paper provided by University of Lüneburg, Institute of Economics in its series Working Paper Series in Economics with number 225.

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    Length: 33 pages
    Date of creation: Jan 2012
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    Handle: RePEc:lue:wpaper:225

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    Keywords: environmental justice; ecosystem services; agriculture; agrobiodiversity; Philippines;

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    1. Pfeifer, Christian & Janssen, Simon & Yang, Philip & Backes-Gellner, Uschi, 2010. "Training Participation of an Aging Workforce in an Internal Labor Market," Hannover Economic Papers (HEP) dp-447, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät.
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