Deirdre Jafferally


Looking at Rupertee through Steven Andries’ Eyes

Three important resources for the village from his perspective

June 27, 2012

Author : Steven Andries

Location : Guyana, Region 9, North Rupununi, Rupertee Village

Discipline : Agriculture, Livelihoods

Orientor : Existence, Flexibility, Resistance

Quality : High

Communities : Rupertee

Steven discusses an alternative source of protein for the community: cattle. He also looks at the conservation of the community forest to sustain the resources they harvest from it and an alternative use for the savannah – farming – that would help conserve the forest.

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