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Title

Gender, environment and poverty interlinks in rural India: regional variations and temporal shifts, 1971-1991

Author

Agarwal, Bina

Description

This paper analyses the interrelationships between gender, poverty and environmental change in rural India. It identifies factors leading to environmental degradation and its effects on women. It provides a GEP index to measure vulnerability to environmental change.

File No

UNRISD-DP62

Agency

UNRISD

Date

Apr-95

Subject(s)

Environmental Protection, Women, Environment

Pages

51

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