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Philippe Letourmy

41 shared publications

CIRAD, UPR AIDA, Montpellier, F-34398, France

Emmanuel Torquebiau

23 shared publications

CIRAD, UPR AIDA, 34398 Montpellier, France

Nathalie Cholet

2 shared publications

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Article 0 Reads 0 Citations Analysis of landscape performance assessment by key stakeholders in a transfrontier conservation area Munyaradzi Chitakira, Emmanuel Torquebiau, Willem Ferguson, ... Published: 11 September 2017
Landscape Research, doi: 10.1080/01426397.2017.1355052
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BOOK-CHAPTER 1 Read 0 Citations Suggesting an Interdisciplinary Framework for the Management of Integrated Production and Conservation Landscapes in Tra... Munyaradzi Chitakira, Emmanuel Torquebiau, Willem Ferguson, ... Published: 11 November 2014
Microbial Ecology in Sustainable Agroecosystems, doi: 10.1201/b17775-14
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Article 5 Reads 3 Citations Designing an Index to Reveal the Potential of Multipurpose Landscapes in Southern Africa Emmanuel Torquebiau, Nathalie Cholet, Willem Ferguson, Phili... Published: 02 December 2013
Land, doi: 10.3390/land2040705
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Multipurpose mosaic (“ecoagriculture”) landscapes can serve the purpose of land sharing to combine objectives of agricultural production and biodiversity conservation. Rewarding the people who shape and maintain those landscapes could act as a mechanism to generate added-value representing an indirect payment for ecosystem services. We investigated the feasibility of such an approach in two areas in Southern Africa differing in spatial configurations, history and socio-economic context. We designed and tested a composite index describing the state of each landscape in terms of ecoagriculture criteria (conservation, production, institutions and livelihood) and ecosystem services (provisioning, regulating and cultural services). The resulting index is made up of different sets of data each comprising 40 scores, obtained from stakeholders’ participatory interviews. Ecosystem services are in general assigned more importance than ecoagriculture criteria. In both cases, cultural services receive the highest scores, whereas the lowest ones are attributed to the livelihood and institutions in the Zimbabwean and South African sites, respectively. Index values reveal that the South African site, where there is more integration between land-use units, does better in terms of a landscape performing multiple functions. Provided relevant stakeholders are involved and a certification mechanism is developed, the landscape labelling index can be used to recognize and reward the value of outstanding rural landscapes.
Article 0 Reads 5 Citations Community visioning in a transfrontier conservation area in Southern Africa paves the way towards landscapes combining a... Munyaradzi Chitakira, Emmanuel Torquebiau, Willem Ferguson Published: 01 November 2012
Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, doi: 10.1080/09640568.2011.640149
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Article 0 Reads 3 Citations Unique Combinations of Stakeholders in a Transfrontier Conservation Area Promote Biodiversity-Agriculture Integration Munyaradzi Chitakira, Emmanuel Torquebiau, Willem Ferguson Published: 01 March 2012
Journal of Sustainable Agriculture, doi: 10.1080/10440046.2011.611584
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Article 2 Reads 2 Citations Strong hybrid viability between two widely divergent chromosomal forms of the pouched mouse N. W. Maputla, E. R. Dempster, J. Raman, J. W. H. Ferguson Published: 21 June 2011
Journal of Zoology, doi: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2011.00825.x
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