It's recommended to complete the online course " Agrarian System Analysis and Diagnosis" by Malyne Neang before to follow this module.
- Explaining farmers' land use decision making in different contexts
- Reading and anticipating trajectories of land use change.
Looking specifically at the 'boom' recorded in maize production in the 2000s, we will show, in this second module, how agricultural expansion and land use intensification have occurred in Laos:
What have been the consequences for farming systems and practices?
What have been the impacts on rural landscapes?