Cristian Timmermann
University of Chile
Environmental resource managementHuman rightsGlobal justiceIntellectual propertySocioeconomics
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#1C. Timmermann (University of Chile)
#1Cristian Timmermann (University of Chile)H-Index: 6
Last. Georges F. Félix (WUR: Wageningen University and Research Centre)H-Index: 5
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#1Cristian Timmermann (University of Chile)H-Index: 6
#1Cristian Timmermann (University of Chile)H-Index: 6
The mixture of political, social, cultural, and economic environments in Latin America, together with the enormous diversity in climates, natural habitats, and biological resources the continent offers, make the ethical assessment of agricultural policies extremely difficult. Yet the experience gained while addressing the contemporary challenges the region faces, such as rapid urbanization, loss of culinary and crop diversity, extreme inequality, disappearing farming styles, water and land grabs...
#1Georges F. Félix (WUR: Wageningen University and Research Centre)H-Index: 5
#2Ibrahima Diedhiou (ENSA: Entertainments National Service Association)H-Index: 1
Last. Pablo Tittonell (CONICET: National Scientific and Technical Research Council)H-Index: 36
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Abstract Strategies that strengthen and use biodiversity are crucial for sustained food production and livelihoods in semi-arid West Africa. The objective of this paper was to examine the role of biodiversity in sustaining diverse forms of multifunctional farming practices while at the same time providing ecological services to subsistence-oriented farming families in the region of study through mechanisms as (a) crop species diversification, (b) management of spatial heterogeneity, and (c) dive...
#1Cristian Timmermann (Ton Duc Thang University)H-Index: 6
#2Georges F. Félix (WUR: Wageningen University and Research Centre)H-Index: 5
Last. Pablo TittonellH-Index: 36
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ABSTRACTThe concept of food sovereignty is becoming an element of everyday parlance in development politics and food justice advocacy. Yet to successfully achieve food sovereignty, the demands with...
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#1Cristian Timmermann (University of Chile)H-Index: 6
Extreme inequality of opportunity leads to a number of social tensions, inefficiencies and injustices. One issue of increasing concern is the effect inequality is having on people’s fair chances of attaining meaningful work, thus limiting opportunities to make a significant positive contribution to society and reducing the chances of living a flourishing life and developing their potential. On a global scale, we can observe an increasingly uneven provision of meaningful work, raising a series of...
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