Migration, environmental change and agrarian transition in upland regions: learning from Ethiopia, Kenya and Nepal

Aug 23 2021


This paper analyses the relationship between cyclical labour migration and agrarian transition in the uplands of Nepal, Ethiopia and Kenya. It shows that while migration decision-making is linked to expanding capitalist markets, it is mediated by local cultural, political and ecological changes. In turn, cyclical migration goes on to shape the trajectory of change within […]



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