Securing well-being with the advent of climate hazards: Case of forest-dependent communities in a landscape in the Congo Basin

Securing well-being with the advent of climate hazards: Case of forest-dependent communities in a landscape in the Congo Basin

This paper aims to examine the contribution of forests resource systems to the different aspects of community well-being, the implications of climate variability on the different sources of well-being and further identifies direct and indirect social and policy opportunities relevant for communities to enhance their capabilities in the face of climate variability and change in the Tri-National de la Sangha landscape of Cameroon.

Authors: Chia, E.L.; Tiani, A.M.; Sonwa, D.J.; Perez-Terán, A.S.

Topic: poverty,vulnerability,adaptation,landscape,community forestry,forests

Geographic: Cameroon,Congo Basin

Publication Year: 2016

ISSN: 1756-8692

Source: International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management 8(2): 175-193

DOI: 10.1108/IJCCSM-04-2014-0048

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