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Government’s Policy, Conclusions and Recommendations

  • Jyotish Prakash Basu
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Abstract

For developing countries like India, adaptation requires assisting the vulnerable population during adverse climate conditions and empowering them to cope with climate risks in the long-run for better living. This chapter summarizes the findings and a conclusion discussed in Chapters  3 6, discusses government policies to reduce vulnerability and offers recommendations.

Keywords

Joint Forest Management Drought Area Honey Collection Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jyotish Prakash Basu
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  1. 1.Professor of Economics, Former Head, Department of Economics, Former Vice ChancellorWest Bengal State University, BarasatKolkataIndia

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