Dr. Mekuria Argaw Denoboba

Country of current residence

Ethiopia

Current position

Assistant professor;Coordinator of the Horn of Africa Regional Environment Center and Network

Current institute employer

Addis Ababa University

Profession

Agricultural Engineer

Specialisation

Dry land Ecology, Forest Management, Sustainable Land Use

Degrees / expertise

BSc from Alemaya University of Agriculture, Ethiopia;

MSc from Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Sweden.

Professional experience

Forestry Expert,

Rural Development Specialist

2005

Argaw Denoboba, M.  2005.  Forest conversion-Soil degradation-Farmers' Perception Nexus: Implications for Sustainable Land Use in the Southwest of Ethiopia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2004

Argaw, M., P.L.G. Vlek, S.J. Park, M. Denich and D. Teketay.  2004.  Assessment of Soil Erosion Using 137Cs on Cultivated Fields Following Natural Forest Conversion in the Kefa Zone of Southwest Ethiopia.  CATENA, .

1999

Argaw, M., A. Mela and W. Jateno.  1999.  Conservation Based Dodota Integrated Rural Development Project. 
Argaw, M., D. Teketay and M. Olsson.  1999.  Soil seed flora, germination and regeneration pattern of woody species in an Acacia woodland of the Rift Valley in Ethiopia.  Journal of Arid Environments, 43, : 411-435 .

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Research themes
  • Ecosystem services
Research countries
  • Ethiopia
Working groups

Sustainable Land Use

Professional experience

Forestry Expert,

Rural Development Specialist

Degrees

BSc from Alemaya University of Agriculture, Ethiopia;

MSc from Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Sweden.

Doctoral research funded by

DAAD, GTZ

Cooperation partners

SHDI,

EARO

Mekuria Argaw Denoboba

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department:
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management