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    • From jhum to broom: Agricultural land-use change and food security implications on the Meghalaya Plateau, India 

      Behera, Rabi Narayan; Nayak, Debendra Kumar; Andersen, Peter; Måren, Inger Elisabeth (Springer, 2016-02)
      Human population growth in the developing world drives land-use changes, impacting food security. In India, the dramatic change in demographic dynamics over the past century has reduced traditional agricultural land-use ...
      Journal article
    • Nutritive value of ricebean 

      Andersen, Peter (The University of Bergen and Bangor University, 2007)
      The present report contains a review of existing literature on the nutritive value of ricebean (Vigna umbellata), supplemented by chemical analyses of selected nutrients. It is found that ricebean has a number of favourable ...
      Research report
    • Ricebean food preparation and diets 

      Andersen, Peter; Kumar, Naveen; Acharya, Bipin Kumar (The University of Bergen and Bangor University, 2009)
      The existing scientific literature has established that the nutritional value of ricebean (Vigna umbellata) in many respects is impacted by different methods of food preparation. In particular, antinutritional factors ...
      Research report
    • Rural livelihood diversification and household well-being: Insights from Humla, Nepal 

      Gautam, Yograj; Andersen, Peter (Elsevier, 2016-04)
      Diversification of livelihoods is a commonly applied strategy for coping with economic and environmental shocks and instrumental in poverty reduction. In this paper, we have assessed the role of livelihood diversification ...
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