International Journal of Sustainable Development Research

Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021

  • Simulation of a Marine Ecosystem Using Swarm Intelligence

    Dokyung Lee

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 71-75
    Received: 31 August 2021
    Accepted: 30 September 2021
    Published: 19 October 2021
    Abstract: The coexistence of multiple species and their interactions have been a topic of interest for hundreds of years. Humans have been taking advantage of species to maximize surplus or control our environment. Nowadays with the growing complexity of our effect on the Earth, it has become more difficult than ever to understand and plan how we are to use ... Show More
  • The Impacts of Microfinance Activities in Developing Human Capital for Sustainable Livelihood in Duc Trong District, Lam Dong Province, Vietnam

    Do Van Toan, Nguyen Dinh Nghiep, Ngo Van Huan

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 76-84
    Received: 29 September 2021
    Accepted: 21 October 2021
    Published: 30 October 2021
    Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to present how microfinance activities (MF) implemented via village savings & loan associations (VSLAs) can affect the human capital for sustainable livelihood (SL). To this end, we will discuss the practical social impacts to the beneficiaries of social security policies and propose solutions to promote the activities ... Show More
  • Study on Urban Regeneration Decision Making Map: A Case Study of the Core Cities of Pearl River Delta in China

    Peng Jian, Bai Jie, Zhang Xiaoyong, Ge Jie, Wang Pingping, Hu Chen

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 85-101
    Received: 15 October 2021
    Accepted: 5 November 2021
    Published: 17 November 2021
    Abstract: In the urban stock development stage, it is essential to clarify urban regeneration characteristics, market maturity, urban regeneration potential, and development direction of objective cities for enterprises. However, previous studies lack concrete analysis for the urban regeneration system and potential, particularly with respect to quantitative... Show More
  • Interplay of Climate Variability, Land Use Change, Crop Yield and Farm Households Food Security in Offin River Basin, Ghana

    Mensah-Brako Bismark, Nyatuame Mexoese, Yakanu Nutifafa Pearl, Ahorsu Kojo Samuel, Oppong Kwabena Paul

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 102-116
    Received: 3 November 2021
    Accepted: 27 November 2021
    Published: 3 December 2021
    Abstract: Climate variability and adapted land use systems have altered climate systems. Their impact on agro-ecosystems adversely affects crop yield, food security and livelihoods of farm households. This paper examines the coupled effects of climate variability and land use change on crop yield and food security among farm households in the Offin River Bas... Show More
  • Determinates of Migration from and Within Bangladesh: A Household Level Analysis

    Shaikh Shamim Islam, Mosammod Mahamuda Parvin, Anika Nawar Fagun, M. Mizanur Rahman Sarker

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 117-127
    Received: 10 November 2021
    Accepted: 29 November 2021
    Published: 24 December 2021
    Abstract: The number of international migrants is continuously and rapidly growing worldwide. It increased to 244 million in 2015, up from 222 million in 2010 and 173 million in 2000. In Bangladesh, there is lack of sufficient resources and facilities to provide all its people with satisfactory working, earning, studying, health care, business and other oppo... Show More