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situation of women rubber smallholders in Southeast Asia

Alec Gordon

situation of women rubber smallholders in Southeast Asia

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Published by Women"s Studies Programme, Chulalongkorn University Social Research Institute in Bangkok .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAlec Gordon, Napat Sirisambhand.
SeriesPublication -- No.1(New series) 1987
ContributionsNapat Sirisambhand., Chulalongkorn University. Social Research Institute. Women"s Studies Programme.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14854252M

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Situation of women rubber smallholders in Southeast Asia. Bangkok: Women's Studies Programme, Chulalongkorn University Social Research Institute, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alec Gordon; Napat :// Despite of the forces from global market integration and international competitiveness, there are over 20 million families and smallholders in Southeast Asia are still depending on rubber The economic collapse left behind by rubber in the Amazon is coupled with the progress brought upon the British colonies in southeast Asia.

The book contemplates the history of why rubber (along with coal and steel) became such a valuable material desired and needed for  › Books › History › Europe. Author(s): Nair,S Title(s): Labour utilisation of rubber smallholders in peninsular Malaysia: a case situation of women rubber smallholders in Southeast Asia book of rubber smallholdings in Kajang, Ulu Langat/ S.

Nair. Country of Publication: Singapore Publisher: Singapore, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Southeast Asia Population Research Awards Program [SEAPRAP],   Myanmar was one of the earliest countries to plant rubber in Southeast Asia, first introduced by the British colonial government in the early 20th century and planted by smallholders in Mon State of southern Myanmar (Keong, ).

However, the country’s rubber sector long remained stagnant until the national economy opened to private trade 2 days ago  Asia accounts for 93% of the world natural rubber production with Thailand being the largest producer followed by Indonesia and Vietnam.

Other large rubber producers in the region include India 1 day ago  Women in Pre-Modern Southeast Asia. The 11 countries of Southeast Asia include over million people. Despite great linguistic and cultural diversity, the region is characterized by the relatively favorable position of women in comparison with neighboring East or South :// Southeast Asia: An Emerging Market With Digital Growth Potential.

When it comes to economic growth in Asia, the focus often falls on China. However, while China’s story is continually staggering in its scale, the Chinese economic powerhouse is only a part of a much wider story in :// A comparison of rubber smallholder livelihoods in Cambodia and Laos.

The Southeast Asian Review 24 (2), published by the K orean Association of Southeast Asian Studies. Andriesse, E.

() Human geography and informal institutions: ?bbs_cls. The rural agro-forestry sector forms the backbone of the world natural rubber industry with smallholders accounting for approximately 90 percent of global ://   under rubber has been in decline, but there is a target to increase this area to million ha byalbeit still minimal a target compared to oil palm.

Furthermore, most of the planted rubber is under smallholdings (, ha), constituting 94% of total planted area and involvingsmallholders, 13   Asian and Pacific farmers, both men and women, are guardians of biodiversity, household food security and providers of food to urban communities.

In these small farm enterprises distinct gender roles and gender differentiated access to technology and resources are evident. This disparity is compounded by the neglect of investment in rural social infrastructures such as education, health care The oldest democracy in Southeast East Asia is indeed impaired.

InDavid Timberman pointed out a paradox in his book A Changeless Land: Continuity and Change in Philippine Politics: despite a change in the form of government from authoritarian to democracy inPhilippine politics was mired with enduring patterns of corrupt Professor Hong Hai, Adjunct Professor, Nanyang Technological University, presented his new book titled “Culture and Governance in East Asia” at EAI’s seminar and book launch.

In his book, Professor Hong touched on two main themes, the first was that culture “rules” governance and the second was the dichotomy between democratic and 2 days ago  The Situation Analysis of southeastern Myanmar is a desk review prepared by MIMU and the Peace Support Fund to support programming, strategy and policy development across the peace, humanitarian and development Second, the book builds on field research carried out in the highlands of Thailand and Vietnam, areas selected for their representation of contrasting institutional and market access situations in mainland Southeast Asia, but does not cover the whole range of issues present in these areas and; therefore, is not able to make generalizations   Mainland Southeast Asia is divided into the countries of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Vietnam, and the small city-state of Singapore at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula; Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam, which occupy the eastern portion of the mainland, often are collectively called the Indochinese Peninsula.

Malaysia is both mainland and insular, with a western A questionnaire was designed to collect detailed information on household characteristics, rubber-farming activities, and different farm and nonfarm income sources for 1 year (Min et al a).To study the production technology and rubber management practices of smallholder farmers, 3 rubber plots were randomly selected for each household for detailed inquiries on inputs and ://   Much of the oil palm expansion in Southeast Asia occurred on land that was previously cultivated with food and cash crops, or on degraded forest and fallow land (Gatto et al.

).However, many oil palm plantations were also established through direct clearing of pristine forests (Gibbs et al.IUCNMargono et al. ).In Indonesia and Malaysia, around 60% of the oil palm area is Today nearly 50 percent of every auto tire and percent of all aircraft tires are made of natural rubber.

Of this rubber, 85 percent is imported from Southeast Asia, meaning that the U.S. is highly susceptible to disruptions caused by an embargo, or worse, the unintentional or intentional introduction of   Just because sustainability is essential doesn't mean it's going to be easy.

During a technical presentation offered Oct. 23 as part of the ACS Rubber Division's International Elastomer Conference, Whitney Luckett, president of Southland Rubber Inc., broke down the challenges faced by the natural rubber industry as it moves steadily and purposefully toward ://   FOR SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA (RFLP) – VIET NAM BASELINE SURVEY VOLUME 1: BASELINE SURVEY DESIGN AND METHODOLOGIES Activity Survey of income and gender situation in target communes Activity Identification of needs and priorities For the Regional Fisheries Livelihoods Programme for South and Southeast Asia – Viet Nam   7.

Scholars debate the status and experiences of women and gender issues in Southeast Asian history and modern society.

See, eg., Barbara Watson Andaya, ed., Other Pasts: Women, Gender and History in Early Modern Southeast Asia (Center for Southeast Asian Studies, University of Hawai'i at Manoa, ); Jane Monnig Atkinson and Shelly Errington, Power and Difference: Gender in Island Southeast   Keeping livestock plays a minor role for most Indonesian smallholders, while poultry and fish represent important sources of protein.

Economic situation and diversification For the average small family farm in Indonesia, on-farm activities contribute only 49 percent to the annual income which is one of the lowest shares for smallholders in Asia.

NEW YORK, Aug. 22, /PRNewswire/ -- Executive Summary The global market is currently in its fourth year of surplus of natural rubber. The excess supply situation Do people prefer to read on a physical paper book or the invention of e-book has taken over the concept of reading Expats’ Review on Myanmar Economic Outlook Video November an emerging economy in Southeast Asia, seemed to have little or no involvement in previous deadly viral diseases such as SARS, Insider :// Currently, rubber smallholders produce about 1, kg per hectare annually, while plantation output is double that.

The project also integrates best practice in plantation management, including protection of high conservation value and “high-carbon stock” areas—where large quantities of carbon are locked up in living old-growth :// Request PDF | Privately-led Extension Models: Reviewing Current Approaches for Reaching Smallholders in the Coffee and Cocoa Sectors | One billion small-scale farm households live in Environmental issues are omnipresent in Southeast Asia.

Apart from entailing tremendous environmental damage, the impact on regional security in Southeast Asia is noticeable. Inthe United Nations Conference on the Human Environment in Stockholm marked a watershed moment in international ://   4. Southeast Asia's agrarian, forest, and mobility transformations.

Building on the discussion above, the following two sections review work from within critical agrarian studies, migration studies, and political ecology that detail the specific hybridities and contingencies of contemporary agrarian, forest, and mobility transformations in ://   [Note: The survey of Southeast Asian economic history in Brown, Ian () Economic change in South East Asia c OUP (Kuala Lumpur) has a little matrix of cross-Southeast Asian research topics that: 1.

have been done and that 2. need to be done in the future, wonder how Malaysian and Southeast Asian agricultural sectors fit into it.] A study was conducted to assess the status, ecological diversity, traditional uses, spatial arrangement, and importance of homestead garden for biodiversity conservation of the urban and rural households in Kishoreganj Sadar of northern Bangladesh.

Assessment was done by means of multistage random sampling from a total of 80 households using a semistructured ://   There are aroundpadi farmers,rubber smallholders,oil-palm smallholders and much lower numbers of coconut, cocoa and pepper smallholders in Malaysia.

Over 85% of them work on plots of less than five :// [[DownloadsSidebar]] In Asia, a few factors make the impact of digital more pronounced than in other markets, including social penetration, consumers’ openness to new technologies and the mobile Internet, and willingness by companies to innovate.

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As other reviewers have commented, this book clearly does cover ground in desperate need of insight and review - the attempts of Britain to recover her leading role in Southeast Asia after World War II as each of these regions in Southeast Asia pursued independence.

The French experience of this we know as the beginning of the Vietnam  › Books › History › Asia. Rob Cramb is Professor of Agricultural Development. His research interests centre on rural development, agrarian change, and natural resource management in Southeast Asia, focusing on the evolution of farming systems, land tenure arrangements, and community-based resource management in a variety of agro-ecological :// 2 days ago  THE lot of minorities is rarely a happy one.

Aliens suffer social indignities, economic handicaps and sometimes actual bodily harm at the hands of indigenous populations. The degree of the unpleasantness which they are accorded depends upon many factors--racial differences, religion, social customs, their economic status, the degree of their loyalty to their own cultural mores, the strength East Asia Summit Leaders’ Statement on Women, Peace and Security Declaration on Accession to the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia by the Federative Republic of Brazil, Bali, Indonesia, 16 November Malaysia ready to cooperate with Thailand to resolve the situation in the Southern Border Provinces, Cha-am, Thailand   favourable to women than in Asia and Latin America.

Over the last 10 years, large-scale investment contracts in Afri - ca have covered 20 million hectares, which represents more than   A seal, in an East and Southeast Asian context, is a general name for printing stamps and impressions thereof which are used in lieu of signatures in personal documents, office paperwork, contracts, art, or any item requiring acknowledgement or authorship.

In the western world they were traditionally known by traders as chop marks or simply process started in China and soon (East_Asia). Palm oil and rubber advanced as flooding in Malaysia and Thailand disrupted supplies from Southeast Asia, and forecasters said that further heavy rain over the next few days will probably exacerbate the situation.

Palm oil for March delivery jumped per cent to 2, ringgit ($) a metric ton on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives, the highest closing price for a most-active contract since Nov.

://  The biodiversity and climate consequences of oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) expansion across South East Asia have received considerable attention. The human side of the issue, highlighted with reports of negative livelihood outcomes and rights abuses by oil palm companies, has also led to controversy.

Oil palm related conflicts have been widely documented in Indonesia yet uptake by Book (published in): Proceedings of the 15th International Peat Congress Year: Southeast Asia has arguably seen the worst-ever, certainly the longest, peat-driven haze-smoke pollution between September and November It also seeks to examine the situation of the Felda smallholders and Felda commercial entities within the