The Human Habitat

June 2013

The video shows how UNDP is shaping innovative solutions to balance ecological concerns with income generation and improved quality of life. This is done through supplementing livelihood options with training and other assistance, which directly increases incomes while also reducing the pressure on natural resources; and through providing support to shape natural resource based livelihoods which not only protects the resources but also the habitats. 

Projects and Initiatives
Sustainable Land and Ecosystem Management in Shifting Cultivation Areas of Nagaland for Livelihood and Ecological Security

The project, in partnership with the government of Nagaland, aims to address land degradation in shifting cultivation locations in three districts of Nagaland through participatory planning, generating awareness, building institutions and supporting integrated farm development that enable sustainable land and ecological management.

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