Development Practice

(ISSN:2581-6853; CODEN: GJNRA9; DOI: 10.33002) is an international, scientific double blind peer-reviewed open access journal published quarterly online by The Grassroots Institute.

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VOLUME 4, ISSUE 1 (MARCH 2021)

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M – 00198 Review Article

Status, Prospects and Challenges for Non-Timber Forest Products Conservation in Nepal: A Critical Review

Pramod Ghimire*1, Nabaraj Pudasaini2, Uchita Lamichhane3

1Agriculture and Forestry University, Faculty of Forestry, Hetauda, Nepal. Email: pghimire@afu.edu.np

2Ministry of Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment, Bagmati Province, Nepal. Email: nabusaini@gmail.com

3Agriculture and Forestry University, Faculty of Forestry, Hetauda, Nepal. Email: uniqueuchita123@gmail.com

*Corresponding author | ORCID: 0000-0002-2925-8844

Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources, 4(1): 1-16. Doi: https://doi.org/10.33002/nr2581.6853.040101

M – 00199 Research Article

Patterns of Resource Use for Tourism Development in Mountainous Communities in Ukraine

Yaroslava Korobeinykova

Department of Tourism, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Ukraine.

Email: yaroslava.korob@gmail.com | ORCID: 0000-0002-4882-8611

Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources, 4(1): 17-28. Doi: https://doi.org/10.33002/nr2581.6853.040102

M – 00200 Research Article

Socio-Economic Determinants of Maize Production of Smallholder Farmers in Eastern Oromia, Ethiopia

Murad Mohammed Baker*1, Desta Bati Nuno2

1Department of Statistics, College of Computing and Informatics, Haramaya University, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia.

Email: murt.stat@gmail.com

2Department of Statistics, College of Computing and Informatics, Haramaya University, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia.

Email: destabati8@gmail.com

*Corresponding author | ORCID: 0000-0002-1226-3145

Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources, 4(1): 29-39. Doi: https://doi.org/10.33002/nr2581.6853.040103

M – 00201 Research Article

History of Agriculture of Galicia from the Second Half of 19th to First Third of 20th Centuries

Ihor Makaruk*1, Natаlia Tokar2, Larysa Filoretova3, Volodymyr Klapchuk4

1International Relations Department, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine.

Email: makiv45@gmail.com

2Department of History of Ukraine, Volodymyr Vynnychenko Central Ukrainian State Pedagogical University, Kropyvnytskyi, Ukraine. Email: vega0604@ukr.net

3Department of History of Ukraine, Volodymyr Vynnychenko Central Ukrainian State Pedagogical University, Kropyvnytskyi, Ukraine. Email: larisafiloretova@gmail.com

4Department of Hotel, Restaurant and Resort Business, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. Email: volodymyr_klapchuk@ukr.net

*Corresponding author | ORCID: 0000-0002-4928-4679

Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources, 4(1): 40-61. Doi: https://doi.org/10.33002/nr2581.6853.040104

M – 00202 Research Article

Water Scarcity, Seasonal Variation and Social Conflict in Mountain Regions of Bangladesh

Sheeladitya Chakma1, Md. Nuralam Hossain*2, Md. Kamrul Islam3, Md. Mohitul Hossain4, Md. Nazirul Islam Sarker5

1School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.

Email: chakma@uqconnect.edu.au

2School of Environment and Ecology, Chongqing University, Chongqing, China. Email: nuralam@cqu.edu.cn

3USAID-Supported Nature and Life Project, Community Development Center (CODEC), Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.

Email: kamrul.forestry@gmail.com

4School of Biological Sciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia. Email: mohitulh@yahoo.com

5School of Political Science and Public Administration, Neijiang Normal University, Neijiang, China.

Email: sarker.scu@yahoo.com

*Corresponding Author ǀ ORCID: 0000-0003-0029-9367

Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources, 4(1): 62-79. Doi: https://doi.org/10.33002/nr2581.6853.040105

M – 00203 Research Article

Spatial Distribution Patterns of the Hydro-Ecosystems’ Quality Indicators in the Ukrainian Carpathians

Liudmyla Mykolayivna Arkhypova*1, Marta Vasylivna Korchemlyuk2, Oleh Mуkolayovych Mandryk3, Valery Grygorovych Omelchenko4, Yuliya Stanislavivna Stakhmych5

1Department of Tourism, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Ivano Frankivsk, Ukraine.

Email: konsevich@ukr.net

2The Laboratory of the Analytical Control and Monitoring, Carpathian National Nature Park, Yaremche, Ukraine.

Email: martakor@yahoo.com

3Department of Ecology, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Ivano Frankivsk, Ukraine.

Email: mandryk68@gmail.com

4Department of General, Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Ivano Frankivsk, Ukraine. Email: ovgeo@ukr.net

5Department of Philology and Translation, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Ivano Frankivsk, Ukraine. Email: julia.stakhmych@gmail.com

*Corresponding author | ORCID: 0000-0002-8725-6943

Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources, 4(1): 80-93. Doi: https://doi.org/10.33002/nr2581.6853.040106

M – 00204 Research Article

Role of Non-Timber Forest Products in Local Economy: A Case of Jajarkot District, Nepal

Rakshya Lamichhane1, Deepak Gautam2, Mahamad Sayab Miya*3, Hom Bahadur Chhetri4, Sachin Timilsina5

1Division Forest Office, Jajarkot, Nepal. Email: rakshyalamichhane123@gmail.com

2School of Ecology and Nature Conservation, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, China. Email: deepakgautamiof@gmail.com

3Institute of Forestry, Tribhuvan University, Pokhara Campus, Pokhara, Nepal. Email: sayabmiya13@gmail.com

4Institute of Forestry, Tribhuvan University, Pokhara Campus, Pokhara, Nepal. Email: chhetrihombahadur@gmail.com

5Institute of Forestry, Tribhuvan University, Pokhara Campus, Pokhara, Nepal. Email: sachintimilsina66@gmail.com

*Corresponding author | ORCID: 0000-0002-1675-593X

Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources, 4(1): 94-105. Doi: https://doi.org/10.33002/nr2581.6853.040107

M – 00205 Research Article

Socio-Demographic Factors influencing the Sustainable Development of Carpathian Euroregion: Case of Tourism Development

Volodymyr Humeniuk1, Nataliia Kaziuka*2, Yevheniia Sheketa3

1Tourism Department, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine.

Email: grc@ukr.net

2Tourism Department, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine.

Email: natalinki@ukr.net

3Finance, Banking and Insurance Department, Ivano-Frankivsk College of Lviv National Agrarian University, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. Email: sheketa-evgenija@ukr.net

*Corresponding author | ORCID: 0000-0001-9440-7431

Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources, 4(1): 106-122. Doi: https://doi.org/10.33002/nr2581.6853.040108

Technical Advisory Board

    Technical Advisory Board

    * Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Nachtnebel (Austria)

    * Prof. Dr. Hafiz Muminjanov (Italy/Tajikistan)

    * Prof. Dr. Uygun Aksoy (Turkey)

    * Prof. Dr. Ahmad Mahdavi (Iran)

    * Dr. Walter Fernandez (India)

    Editor-in-Chief

    * Prof. Dr. G. Poyyamoli (India)

    Executive Editor

    * Dr. Hasrat Arjjumend (Canada)

    Associate Editors

    * Dr. Pramod Ghimire (Nepal)

    * Dr. Md. Nazirul Islam Sarker (China)

    Editorial Board

    * Prof. Dr. Suren N. Kulshreshtha (Canada)

    * Dr. Simon J. Lambert (Canada)

    * Prof. Dr. Corrine Cash (Canada)

    * Dr. Jason MacLean (Canada)

    * Dr. Charlie Greg Sark (Canada)

    * Dr. Yuliya Rashchupkina (Canada)

    * Dr. Marcos Frommel (Uruguay/Argentina)

    * Prof. Dr. Tetiana Fedoniuk (Ukraine)

    * Dr. Evgeniya Kopitsa (Ukraine)

    * Dr. Anastasiia Zymaroieva (Ukraine)

    * Dr. Marius Warg Næss (Norway)

    * Dr. Mihaela Stet (Romania)

    * Dr. Radoslaw J. Walkowiak (Poland)

    * Dr. Mahani Haji Hamdan (Brunei)

    * Dr. G. Prabhakara Rao (India)

    * Dr. Omprakash Madguni (India)

    * Dr. Y. Vasudeva Rao (India)

    * Prof. Dr. Santosh Kumar (India)

    * Prof. Dr. Sanjay-Swami (India)

    * Prof. Dr. Lun Yin (China)

    * Prof. Dr. Md. Sirajul Islam (Bangladesh)

    * Prof. Dr. Syed Hafizur Rahman (Bangladesh)

    * Prof. Dr. M. Aslam Ali (Bangladesh)

    * Prof. Dr. Md. Mujibor Rahman (Bangladesh)

    * Dr. Shahidul Islam (Bangladesh)

    * Dr. Maja Manojlovic (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

    * Dr. Dragojla Golub (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

    * Dr. Vesna Rajčević (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

    * Dr. Muhamed Katica (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

    * Dr. Grujica Vico (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

    * Dr. Vesna Tunguz (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

    * Dr. Nikola Boskovic (Serbia)

    * Mr. Jiban Shrestha (Nepal)

    * Prof. Dr. Prasanthi Gunawardena (Sri Lanka)

    * Dr. Nishan Sakalasooriya (Sri Lanka)

    * Dr. T. Mathiventhan (Sri Lanka)

    * Dr. A.G. Amarasinghe (Sri Lanka)

    * Dr. Mokbul Morshed Ahmad (Thailand)

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