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Andrea Butcher

recipients. As well as assisting with the delivery of national rural-development policy, Leh District’s NGO sector manages projects funded by overseas organisations that integrate ecological and energy sustainability with food security, health benefits and

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Technologies of Nonviolence

Ethical Participatory Visual Research with Girls

Astrid Treffry-Goatley, Lisa Wiebesiek, Naydene de Lange, and Relebohile Moletsane

different ways, unequal power relations lead to the sexual violence we seek to understand and remedy. Notes 1 http://isibanicentre.org/tl/index.php 2 The examples focused on food security/insecurity. 3 The South African Schools Act No. 84 of 1996 mandates

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Whose Reality Counts?

Emergent Dalitbahujan Anthropologists

Reddi Sekhara Yalamala

.3167/aia.2011.180202 . Degaonkar , C. ( 2006 ), ‘ Globalisation, Food Security and the Poor ’, in Sociology of Globalisation: Perspectives from India , (eds) S. Somayaji and G. Somayaji ( Jaipur : Rawat Publications ), 391 – 401 . Delige , R

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Sarah Besky and Jonathan Padwe

, private and public, individual and collective, rather than symbolically reinforcing these categories. This categorical and territorial slippage is evident in recent movements for “food sovereignty” and food security in the Americas ( Edelman et al. 2014

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Violence and public health in the Altamira region

The construction of the Belo Monte hydroelectric plant

Rosa Elizabeth Acevedo Marin and Assis da Costa Oliveira

I earn a minimum wage from employment. We lived in a rental house, and it went from 50 to 200 Reais. How can I pay this and still ensure food security for my kids? I cannot! So I went there and put my stuff in my husband’s mother’s house. Now I

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The Role of Small-Scale Farming in Familial Care

Reducing Work Risks Stemming from the Market Economy in Northeast Thailand

Shinsuke Tomita, Mario Ivan Lopez, and Yasuyuki Kono

strategy, these would not only improve food security for all household members, but also allow for the retention of village women and elderly working on rice farming longer than before. Table 4 Planted Area of Wet Rice, Purposes of Use, and Rice Varieties

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Conservation-Induced Resettlement

The Case of the Baka of Southeast Cameroon—A Variation on the Habitual Mobility–Immobility Nexus

Harrison Esam Awuh

transmission to Baka. 37 The consequences of the lackluster adaptation of incoming agriculture techniques and the prohibition of hunting in protected areas have compromised the Baka’s food security, with malnutrition becoming a major problem. In April 2013

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Ksenia Gavrilova

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskii or outside the region. It should be noted that those local families who apply different models of purchase to different types of products usually consider the food security of the town to be satisfactory, the local market supply to be

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A Dignified Meal

Negotiated Spaces in India’s School Meal Program

Sony Pellissery, Sattwick Dey Biswas, and Biju Abraham

are exercised, how discretion is applied by service providers and service users, and how negotiations for increased quality take place among different actors in the program. In the Global South, where food security is a challenge, 1 providing school

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Avoiding Poison

Congolese Refugees Seeking Cosmological Continuity in Urban Asylum

Georgina Ramsay

anxieties over food security, as I describe below. In combination, these social and material insecurities of the camp context produce an environment in which the threat, and reality, of poisoning is perceived by Congolese refugees to be endemic. It was not