Caught Between Two Worlds

Publication - January 1, 2003
Describes the problems large-scale industrial enterprises like logging and plantations cause for families and communities in the Solomon Islands. The report reinforces the imporatance of village based development in the rebuilding of the nation.

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Executive summary: The Marovo Lagoon is an example of what can happen in Solomon Islands and the Pacific, where people are caught between two worlds. Many of MarovoÕs people fear gradually losing their culture along with their forests, rivers, lagoon and soil.

Num. pages: 4