ZEF theme: Land use and food security

Ongoing Doctoral Theses

Akhtar, F.. Water Avaiability and Demand Analysis in the Kabul River Basin, Afghanistan. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Universityo f Bonn. www.zef.de
Amouzou, K.A. Dynamics of nitrogen and phosphorus under the impact of climate change and agricultural land use in the West African Sudan Savannah. Agriculture faculty, University of Bonn.
Ayah, E. Local Adaptation strategies to mitigate the impact of climate change on food security in semi - arid areas of Ghana. Doctoral thesis at
Baysal, G.. Analyzing the Impact of Land Use/Cover Change on Ecosystem Services. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Betancur Corredor, B. Prospects on agroforestry systems for restoration of gold-mine overburden.
Boansi, D.. Extreme weather events in Sudan savanna Region of West Africa: agricultural impacts and adaptation. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Dadshani, S. Genetic and physiological characterization of traits associated with salinity tolerance in synthetic backcross derived Winter Wheat lines under field conditions. Doctoral Thesis at Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn.
Denise Margaret Matias. Sustainability of community forestry enterprises: indigenous wild honey gathering in the UNESCO Man and Biosphere Reserve Palawan, Philippines. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Feryandi, F.T.H.. Proposed aquatic land cadastral system to secure land tenure in the coastline area of Kepulauan Riau Province, Indonesia.
Figueroa, G.. Alternative agriculture and farmers’ decision making processes in the context of the "updating of the socio-economic model" in Cuba. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Forneck S.. (Re)Creating Home - Climate Variability, Food Security and the Social Construction of Home in Zanskar/India. Doctoral Thesis at The Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn.
Ghazaryan, G. Analysis of long-term land surface dynamics in Ukraine observed by satellite sensors. Doctoral thesis at University of Bonn.
Ghotbi, M.. Farm-lands management Implication for soil microbial properties and plants nutrient availability. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Glauser, M.. Political ecology of the resilience of livelihood systems and land-use patterns of indigenous communities from the Paraguayan Chaco region.
Hasan, M.. Investment in health within Agriculture-Water-Sanitation-Hygiene (AG-WATSAN) nexus for the rural households in Bangladesh. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Hashweh, L. Hydrogeology and hydrochemistry of Ewaso Narok wetland in Kenya: Effects of flooding on the water quality. Bonn University/ The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.
Hassan, Md.F.. Interlinkages between food price and agricultural wage and its impact on farm mechanization: Evidence from Bangladesh.
Inkoom, J.. Interactions of Agricultural Land uses and their impacts on Ecosystems Services. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Jimenez-Martinez, M.. Integrating crop and woodland growth models to assess biomass supply-demand in savannas. A case study in West Africa. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Kamau, J.W. Sustainability of Ecological Organic Agriculture in Kenya (Working Title).
Kleemann, J. Expert-based modeling approach of land use change and landscape services assessment in northern Ghana. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Koo, H.. Agricultural land use planning for enhancing ecosystem services using scenario-based assessment: Cases of Bolgatanga and Bongo districts in the Upper East Region, Ghana. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Legese, G.. Family Farming and Food Insecurity in Ethiopia: The Role of Risks and Institutions in Biomass-Based Value Webs in Jimma area. Doctoral thesis at
Ludwig, T. Determinants of diet quality of vulnerable groups in risky environments. Doctoral thesis at
Mahrookashani, A. Simulation and analysis of drought stress effect on wheat in interaction with high temperatures. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Miranda Arana, J.. Land use decisions and environmental policy performance: Structural modeling of the Brazilian agricultural system for spatially explicit policy analysis at the forest frontier. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Mora Motta, A.. Rural well-being, sustainability and territorial transformation: fundamental human needs in the context of extractive forestry plantations in Los Rios, Chile.
Mwingyine, D.. Emergent Land Markets and Inter-generational Relations in North-western Ghana. Doctoral thesis at
Nafi, E. Tillage and crop residue effects on soil properties and crop yield in the Sudan Savanna of West Africa on different soil types - Measurements, modelling and scenario simulation. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agricvulture, University of Bonn.
Noulekoun, F.. Afforestation for Rehabilitation of Degraded Land in Sudano-Sahelian Zone of Northern Benin: Experimentation and Modeling. Doctoral thesis at Agricultural Faculty/University of Bonn.
Ntrakwah, Y-.M. Assessing the impact of agricultural innovations on smallholder farmers and food security in sub-Saharan Africa. Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Orozco Ortiz, J. Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens): Key component in the genesis of Amazonia black earths (terra preta de andio)?. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Quispe Zúñiga, M.R.. Mining and small-scale farming in the Andes: Socio-environmental roots of land use conflicts. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät, University of Bonn.
Sakketa, T.. Ethiopian Youth in Agriculture: Relative Deprivation, Well-being and Occupational choices. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.
Santos Garcia, E.F. Insights for processing big spatial datasets in tropical forest regrowth research: A case study of Ecuadorian Amazon. Doctoral thesis at University of Bonn.
Sarfo, D.Akoto. Bamboo agroforestry for household energy and food security in Ghana: An exploratory study.. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Schielein, J.. Local land use systems and the effectiveness of environmental policies in the Brazilian Amazon. Doctoral Thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn. Download [PDF | 195.08KB]
Sekyi-Annan, E.. Performance evaluation of reservoir-based irrigation schemes in the Upper East Region of Ghana. Doctoral Thesis at Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Shrestha, S. Nutrient Management option for field and under protective structure of tomato production in Nepal. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.
Shumo, M.. Use of black soldier fly (Hermetia illucens) in bioconversion and feed production. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.

Published Doctoral Theses