Chapter 2. Livelihoods and Sustainability in a Bushmeat Commodity Chain in Ghana

  1. Glyn Davies and
  2. David Brown
  1. Guy Cowlishaw,
  2. Samantha Mendelson and
  3. J. Marcus Rowcliffe

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692592.ch2

Bushmeat and Livelihoods: Wildlife Management and Poverty Reduction

Bushmeat and Livelihoods: Wildlife Management and Poverty Reduction

How to Cite

Cowlishaw, G., Mendelson, S. and Rowcliffe, J. M. (2007) Livelihoods and Sustainability in a Bushmeat Commodity Chain in Ghana, in Bushmeat and Livelihoods: Wildlife Management and Poverty Reduction (eds G. Davies and D. Brown), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692592.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 5 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405167796

Online ISBN: 9780470692592

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Keywords:

  • livelihoods;
  • sustainability;
  • bushmeat commodity;
  • Ghana;
  • harvesting

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Bushmeat Trade in Ghana

  • Linkages Between Bushmeat and Fisheries

  • The Takoradi Bushmeat Commodity Chain

  • Actors and Trade

  • Livelihoods and Income

  • Biological Sustainability

  • Concluding Comments

  • Acknowledgements

  • Notes