publication . Doctoral thesis . 2012

Global and local governance of shrimp farming in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam

Tran Thi Thu, H.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2012
  • Publisher: s.n.
Abstract
<p> The Mekong Delta is one of seven ecological regions in Vietnam where aquaculture and shrimp products are internationally traded and the shrimp farmers are firmly embedded in a global system of production and trade. The growth of shrimp aquaculture, in addition to population growth and higher levels of investment, has left coastal resources in the Mekong Delta increasingly vulnerable to rapid changes in land and resource use. The shrimp industry, made up of multiple stakeholders and fragmented market chains, is also now subject to a range of attempts to govern sustainable and/or responsible shrimp aquaculture. While striving for improved environmental perform...
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free text keywords: garnalen, garnalenteelt, governance, beleid, aquacultuur en milieu, markten, biologische landbouw, mangroves, vietnam, Aquacultuur en omgeving, Milieubeleid, shrimps, shrimp culture, governance, policy, aquaculture and environment, markets, organic farming, mangroves, vietnam, Environmental Policy
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