Dr. Oliver Kiptoo Kirui

Research themes
  • Science policy
  • Land use and food security
  • Growth, inequality and poverty
Research countries
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • India
  • Kenya
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Nigeria
  • Tanzania
  • Togo
  • Zambia
Research topic
Economics of Land Degradation (ELD)
Research projects

Economics of Land Degradation

Additional information
Professional experience

Research Associate - International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT);

Research Assistant - Regional Strategic Analysis and knowledge support system-ECA at the International Livestock Research Institute;

Research Assistant - Electronic Agricultural Research Network in Africa (eARN-Africa)

 

 

Degrees

BSc. Agric Economics (2008)

Msc. Agric and Applied Economics (2011)

Funding institutions

BMZ

Contacts

Center for Development Research (ZEF)

University of Bonn,

Walter-Flex Str. 3,

53113 Bonn, Germany

Tel: +49 (0)228 73-1852

Mob: +49 (0)15215457199

Fax: +49 (0)228 73-1869

Email: okirui@uni-bonn.de

2016

Kirui, O. 2016. Economics of Land Degradation, Sustainable Land Management and Poverty. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn. Further Information

2013

Kirui, O., J. Okello, R. Nyikal, and G. Njiraini. 2013. Impact of Mobile Phone-Based Money Transfer Services in Agriculture: Evidence from Kenya. Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, 52(2): 141-162.

2012

Kirui, O. K., J. J. Okello, J. J., and R.A. Nyikal. 2012. Awareness of Mobile Phone-Based Money Transfer Services in Agriculture by Smallholder Farmers in Kenya.. International Journal of ICT Research and Development in Africa (IJICTRDA). , 3(1), 1-13: 1-13. Further Information
Okello, J.J. O. K. Kirui, G.W. Njiraini and Z. Gitonga. 2012. Drivers of Use of Information and Communication Technologies by Farm Households: The Case of Smallholder Farmers in Kenya.. Journal of Agricultural Science, Vol 4, No 2 (2012): 111. Further Information

2011

Kabubo-Mariara, J., J. Massawe, J. Karugia, O.K. Kirui, and J. Wanjiku. 2011. Status, distribution and determinants of poverty in the COMESA region: a review of existing knowledge,. International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)., Working Paper No.33.: 1-33. Further Information

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
and Downloads

CV ~ Oliver K. Kirui.pdf [PDF | 178.71KB]

Oliver Kiptoo Kirui

Senior Researcher

E-Mail:
okirui(at)uni-bonn.de / oliverkk(at)yahoo.com

Phone:
+49-228-73-1884

Department:
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