Vulnerabilities in the Eastern PamirsBerlin Geographical Papers
The present study is concerned with sustainable livelihoods and the effects of development cooperation with regard to their improvement and optimization in the Eastern Pamirs. In order to present the complexity of poverty and the influence that the development cooperation bears on sustainable livelihoods in the region, the author deals with the following questions:
- How does the complexity of poverty present itself in the local context of the high mountains in the southern countries?
- What is the potential contribution of international organisations with respect to an improvement of sustainable livelihoods?