Benefits of the international migrations for the environment in the home country A case study in two Ecuadorian provinces

Project: PHD

Project Details

Description

this doctoral project aims to contribute to a better general understanding of the role of the migrant as agent of development for its own home country by focusing on the environmental aspects. The specific objective is to identify the benefits of the international migrations for the environment in the Ecuadorian Sierra by highlighting the environmental changes occurred after the departure of migrants in their home villages, with the Azuay and Cañar provinces as a case study.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/10/091/10/15

Keywords

  • erosion
  • migration international
  • impact
  • environment
  • home country
  • agriculture
  • sustainable development
  • Ecuador