This report describes the activities and outputs of a study that aimed to answer three research questions: Who and where are the poor and very poor in the peri-urban interface; What are the main characteristics of the livelihood strategies of the poor and the very poor? and How does change in the peri-urban interface affect livelihood strategies and options?.
Hillyer, K.J., Patil, A. and Hunshal, C.S. 2002. A study of the livelihood strategies of the poor and very poor in peri-urban areas of Hubli-Dharwad, and the impact of urbanisation upon them. Bangor: School of Agricultural and Forest Sciences, University of Wales, UK, 45 pp.