Comprehensive Analysis of Trajectories of Change in the Uplands.

Exploring pathways to sustainable development in the uplands of
Lao PDR.

Axis C: Mediation between local practices and public policies

Empirical evidences as to what works, when, where and why are needed to design relevant policies and institutional mechanisms supportive to the replication and/or generalization of success stories. Integration of biophysical and socio-economic data originated from different sources, available at different scales and level of accuracy, will support the participatory development of scenarios towards improved livelihood systems and better governance of natural resources. The main objectives of this axis are:


C-1. Technical & institutional innovations for sustainable development

C-2. Participatory scenario explorations for integrated land use planning