ZEF theme: Land use and food security

2015

Baumgartner, P. 2015. The impact of large-scale land-acquisition in East Africa on poverty reduction and rural economy: Studies from Ethiopia and Uganda. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Download [DOCX | 10.64KB]
Kornher, L.. 2015. Food price volatility: the role of stocks and trade. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Kumar, N. 2015. Impacts of Climate Change and Land-use Change on the Water Resources of the Upper Kharun Catchment, Chhattisgarh, India. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. http://hss.ulb.uni-bonn.de/2014/3768/3768.htm Further Information
Osejo Carrillo, T. 2015. Cost and effectiveness of REDD policies: insights from the Bosawas Biosphere Reserve, Nicaragua. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Forestry, University of Göttingen. Download [PDF | 54.98KB]
Rahmat, S.. 2015. Global Value Chains and the Role of Innovation for Sustainable Palm Oil: An International Bioeconomy Analysis for Malaysia. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Download [PDF | 4.17MB]
Tambo, J. 2015. Farmer Innovation in Rural Ghana: Determinants, Impacts and Identification. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Download [PDF | 90.50KB]
Tashi, S. 2015. The Prospects of Organic Farming in Bhutan. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Yang, H. 2015. Land rental market and rural economic development: evidence from Chongqing, China. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Zhang, J.. 2015. Crop management options to reduce nitrogen pollution in Liangzihu lake basin, Central China. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Download [PDF | 119.72KB]

2014

Baumert, S. 2014. Jatropha curcas: Sustainable biofuel production in Burkina Faso? - Carbon balance and Economic costs and benefits as sustainability indicators. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Djanibekov, U. 2014. Trees, crops, and rural livelihoods: Afforestation of marginal croplands in Uzbekistan. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Vu, M. 2014. Multi-Level Assessment of Land Degradation in Vietnam and Implications for Mitigating Policy. Doctoral thesis at at the ETH, Zürich, Switzerland. Further Information

2013

Dubovyk (Dr. rer. nat), O. 2013. Multi-scale targeting of land degradation in northern Uzbekistan using satellite remote sensing. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn. Download [PDF | 8.43MB]
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Fürst, C.. 2013. A system approach for integrated assessment of land use and land management impact on ecosystem services provision at landscape scale. Habilitation thesis at University of Bonn, Agricultural Faculty. Download [PDF | 9.30MB]
Kugbe, J. 2013. Spatio-temporal Dynamics of Bush-fire Nutrient Losses and Atmospheric Depositional Gains across the Northern Savanna Region of Ghana. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Mehmood-Ul-Hassan, M. 2013. Nurturing Interdisciplinarity in Agricultural Research through Capacity-Building: A case study of ZEF\'s Uzbekistan Project. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Muriithi, B. 2013. Commercialization of smallholder horticultural farming in Kenya: Poverty, gender, and Institutional Arrangements. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Pangaribowo, E. H. 2013. Household Food Consumption, Women’s Asset and Food Policy in Indonesia. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Peter Lang Further Information
Waswa, B. 2013. Assessment of Land Degradation Patterns in Western Kenya: Implications for Restoration and Rehabilitation. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information

2012

Akello, J. 2012. Biodiversity of fungal endophytes associated with maize, sorghum and Napier grass and the influence of biopriming on resistance to leaf mining, stem boring and sap sucking insect pests. Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Ecology and Development Series No. 86, Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen Download [PDF | 118.36KB]
Demissie Tegegne, S. 2012. Livestock Water Productivity (LWP) Improvement in the Mixed Crop-Livestock System of Ethiopian Highlands, Amhara Region: A Gendered Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Target LWP Interventions for Rural Poverty Reduction. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn. Further Information
Fosu-Mensah, B. 2012. Modelling maize productivity and impact of climate change on yield and nutrient utilization in sub-humid Ghana. Doctoral thesis at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Ghana. Further Information
Karimov, A. 2012. Economic Efficiency Analysis of Crop Producing Farms in Uzbekistan: Explanatory Factors and Estimation Techniques. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Cuvilier Verlag, Göttingen Download [PDF | 52.52KB]
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Langen, N. 2012. Ethics in Consumer Choice – An Empirical Analysis based on the Example of Coffee. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Springer Gabler: Wiesbaden Further Information
Nyasulu, T. 2012. Land conflicts, Accountability and Chieftaincy Institution in Ghana. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Arts, University of Köln. Further Information
Shiene, S. 2012. Effectiveness of soil and water conservation measures for land restoration in the Wello area, northern Ethiopian highlands. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Villamor, G.B. 2012. Flexibility of multi-agent system models for rubber agroforest landscapes and social response to emerging reward mechanisms for ecosystem services in Sumatra, Indonesia. Ecology and Development Series No. 88 at Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn. Ecology and Development Series No. 88 Further Information

2011

Akhter, N. 2011. Comparison of DRIS and critical level approaches for evaluating nutrition status of wheat in District Hyderabad, Pakistan. Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Anwar, S. 2011. Microencapsulation of fish oil by using spray granulation, spray drying and freeze drying. Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Aynekulu Betemariam, E. 2011. Forest Diversity in Fragmented Landscapes of Northern Ethiopia and Implications for Conservation. Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Ecology and Development Series No, 76 Further Information
Devkota, K. 2011. Resource utilization and sustainability of conservation based rice - wheat cropping systems in Central Asia. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Djumaeva Muratberdievna, D. 2011. The effect of phosphorus amendments on nitrogen fixation and growth of trees on salt-affected croplands in the lower reaches of. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Kaplan, M. 2011. Agent-based modeling of land-use changes and vulnerability assessment in a coupled socio-ecological system in the coastal zone of Sri Lanka. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn. Further Information
Masikati, P. 2011. Improving the water productivity of integrated crop-livestock systems in the semi-arid tropics of Zimbabwe (An ex-ante analysi. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Pham Cong, H. 2011. Planning and Implementation of the Dyke Systems in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn. Further Information
Schieder, T. 2011. Analysis of water use and crop allocation for the Khorezm region in Uzbekistan using an integrated hydrologic-economic water man. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Tesfahunegn, G. 2011. Soil erosion modeling and soil quality evaluation for catchment management strategies in northern Ethiopia. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information

2010

Awan, U. 2010. Coupling hydrological and irrigation schedule models for the management of surface and groundwater resources in Khorezm, Uzbekistan. Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Ecology and Development Series No. 73, ISBN 978-3-940124-24-1 Further Information
Mengistu, Y. 2010. The Effect of Policy Incentives and Technology on Sustainable Land Management and Income of Small Farm Households: A Bioeconomic Model for Anjeni Area, North-Western Ethiopia. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information
Schmengler, A. 2010. Modeling Soil Erosion and Reservoir Sedimentation at Hillslope and Catchment Scale in Semi-Arid Burkina Faso. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn. Further Information