ZEF theme: Health

2020

Okyere, C. Y..  2020.  Environmental quality, gender and health outcomes in Southern Ghana.  Environment, Development and Sustainability, . (Open Access)   Further Information
Pachillu Kalpana, Poonam Trivedi, Krupali Patel, Sandul Yasobant, Deepak Saxena.  2020.  Impending scope of Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in the post COVID19 pandemic era: An opportunity call.  Indian Journal of Community Health, 32 (2)   : 244-247   . (Open Access)   Review
Pariyar, S., S. Dadshani, C.B. Oyiga, J. Leon, A.A. Dababat and F.M.W. Grundler.  2020.  Dissecting the genetic complexity of fusarium crown rot resistance in wheat.  Nature Research Scientific Reports 10, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-60190-4   .
Poonam Trivedi, Krupali Patel, Sandul Yasobant, Pachillu Kalpana, Priya Bhavsar, Devang Raval, and Deepak Saxena.  2020.  Visually clean is not necessarily microbiologically safe: Learnings from WASH assessment of maternity units of Gujarat, India.  Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care , 9 (2)   : 788-792   . (Open Access)   Review
Schmiege, D., Evers, M., Kistemann, T., Falkenberg, T..  2020.  What drives antibiotic use in the community? A systematic review of determinants in the human outpatient sector.  International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 226   : 113497   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Schmiege, D., Evers, M., Kistemann, T., Falkenberg, T..  2020.  What drives antibiotic use in the community? A systematic review of determinants in the human outpatient sector.  International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 226   : 11   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Sellare, J., E.-M. Meemken, & Qaim, M.  2020.  Fairtrade, Agrochemical Input Use, and Effects on Human Health and the Environment.  Ecological Economics, 176   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Tekalign Gutu Sakketa.  2020.  Africa’s social capital – strong enough for coping with COVID-19?.  International Journal of Rural Development, 54   : 3   . Further Information
Usman, M. A., and N. Gerber.  2020.  Irrigation, Drinking Water Quality, and Child Nutritional Status in Northern Ethiopia.  Journal of Water, Sanitation & Hygiene for Development, 10(3)   : 425-434   . Further Information
Yasobant S., K. Patel, D. Saxena and T. Falkenberg.  2020.  COVID-19 in India: Making a Case for the One Health Surveillance System.  Indian Journal of Public Health, 2 (64)   . (Open Access)   Further Information
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Yasobant S., W. Bruchhausen, D. Saxena and T. Falkenberg.  2020.  ‘One Health’ actors in multifaceted health systems: An operational case for India.  Healthcare, 8 (4)   : E387   . (Open Access)   Download [PDF | 1.61MB]
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2019

Aidoo, O.W., Tanga, C.M., Paris, T.M., Allan, S.A., Mohamed, S.A., Khamis, F.M., Sétamou, M., Borgemeister, C. and S. Ekesi.  2019.  Size and shape analysis of Trioza erytreae Del Guercio (Hemiptera: Triozidae), vector of citrus huanglongbing disease.  Pest. Manag. Sc., 75   : 760-771   . Review
Anthonj, C., B. Diekkrüger, C. Borgemeister and T. Kistemann.  2019.  Health risk perceptions and local knowledge of water-related infectious disease exposure among Kenyan wetland communities.  Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 222 (1)   : 34-48   . Further Information
Baye K., K. Hirvonen, M. Dereje and R. Remans.  2019.  Energy and nutrient production in Ethiopia, 2011-2015: Implications to supporting healthy diets and food systems.  PLoS ONE, 14   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Bekchanov M..  2019.  Reaping economic and environmental benefits of scaling up nutrient recovery technologies for sustainable soil ecosystem services in Sri Lanka. Presentation at BioSC Symposium, 18-19 November 2019, Cologne, Germany.  Download [PDF]
Bhopal, Anand; Blanchard, Kevin; Weber, Regine; Murray, Virginia.  2019.  Disasters and Food Security: The Impact on Health.  International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 33   : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2018.05.008   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Callo-Concha, D., Jemal O. and H. Seyoum.  2019.  Local Alternatives to Local Problems: The Contribution of Agroforestry System By-products to Food and Nutrition Security of Communities in Southwestern Ethiopia.  Food Studies, 9(1)   : 29-42   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Chimbaza M., H. Kankwamba, A. Mwangwela and W. Kamthunzi.  2019.  Post-harvest groundnut aflatoxin management among smallholder farmers in Malawi.  World Mycotoxin Journal, . Further Information
Cory W. Whitney.  2019.  EthnobotanyR: Calculate Quantitative Ethnobotany Indices [version 0.1.5].  ethnobotanyR: Calculate Quantitative Ethnobotany Indices [R Package Version 0.1.6] (Open Acess) Download [PDF | 135.12KB]
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Dürr J., H. Andriamazaoro, S. Nischalke, N. Preteseille, A. Rabenjanahary, N. Randrianarison, C. Ratompoarison, A. Razafindrakotomamonjy, P. Straub, I. Wagler.  2019.  "It is edible, so we eat it": Insect supply and consumption in the central highlands of Madagascar.  International Journal of Tropical Insect Science, https://doi.org/10.1007/s42690-019-   . Further Information
Elmqvist, T. F. Gatzweiler, E. Lindgren and J. Liu.  2019.  Resilience Management for Healthy Cities in a Changing Climate.  In: M.R. Marselle, J. Stadler, H. Korn, K.N. Irvine and A. Bonn (eds.): Biodiversity and Health in the Face of Climate Change. Springer.   411-424.  (Open Acess)  Further Information
Fears, R., C. Canales, V. Ter Meulen and J. von Braun.  2019.  Transforming food systems to deliver healthy, sustainable diets—the view from the world's science academies.  The Lancet Planet Health, 3 (4)   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Lanzanova D, Whitney C, Shepherd K, Luedeling E.  2019.  Improving development efficiency through decision analysis: reservoir protection in Burkina Faso.  Environmental Modelling & Software, 115   : 164–175   . Further Information
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Okyere, C. Y. and E. H. Pangaribowo.  2019.  Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Practices among Selected Public Basic Schools in Southern Ghana.  Ghana Social Science Journal, 15 (2)   : 90-117   . Further Information
Okyere, C. Y., E. H. Pangaribowo, and N. Gerber.  2019.  Household Water Quality Testing and Information: Identifying Impacts on Health Outcomes, and Sanitation and Hygiene-related Risk-mitigating Behaviors.  Evaluation Review, . Further Information
Quispe-Zuniga M.R., Santos F., Callo-Concha D., Greve K..  2019.  Impact of Heavy Metals on Community Farming Activities in the Central Peruvian Andes.  Minerals, 10 (9)   : 647-   .
Sandul, Y., Bruchhausen, W., Saxena, D., Falkenberg, T..  2019.  One health collaboration for a resilient health system in India: Learnings from global initatives.  One Health, 8   : 100096   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Sandul, Y., Saxena, D., Bruchhausen, W., Memon, F.Z., Falkenberg, T..  2019.  Multi-sectoral prioritization of zoonotic diseases: One health perspective from Ahmedabad, India.  PLoS ONE, 14(7)   : e0220152   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Shumo, M., Khamis, F.M. , Tanga, C.M., Fiaboe, K.M, Subramanian, S. , Ekesi, S., van Huis, A. , and Borgemeister, C..  2019.  Influence of Temperature on Selected Life-History Traits of Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens) Reared on Two Common Urban Organic Waste Streams in Kenya. Animals.  Animals, 9(3)   : 79   . Further Information
Shumo, M., Osuga, I.M., Khamis, F.M., Tanga, C.M., Fiaboe, K.M.K., Subramanian, S., Ekesi, S., van Huis, A. & C. Borgemeister.  2019.  The nutritive value of black soldier fly larvae reared on common organic waste streams in Kenya.  Scientific Reports, . (Open Access)   Review
Tchouassi, D.P., M. Marklewitz, E. Chepkorir, F. Zirkel, S.B. Agha, C.C. Tigoi, E. Koskei, C. Drosten, C. Borgemeister, B. Torto, S. Junglen, and R. Sang.  2019.  Sand Fly Associated Phlebovirus with Evidence of Neutralizing Antibodies in Humans, Kenya.  Emerging Infectious Diseases, 25 (4)   : 681-690   . Further Information
Usman, MA. and Gerber, N.  2019.  Assessing the effect of irrigation on household water quality and health: A case study in rural Ethiopia.  International Journal of Environmental Health Research , 31(4)   : 433-452   . Further Information
von Braun, J., N. Gerber and V. Abresch.  2019.  Social change and policies driving the transformation of consumption in the food systems.  In: Zeigler, R. S. (eds.): Sustaining Global Food Security: The Nexus of Science and Policy. CSIRO Publishing.  

2018

Aidoo, O.W., C.M. Tanga, F.M. Khamis, B.A. Rasowo, S.A. Mohamed, B.K. Badii, D.Salifu, S. Eksi and C. Borgemeister.  2018.  Host suitability and feeding preference of the African citrus triozid Trioza erytreae Del Guercio (Hemiptera: Triozidae), natural vector of “Candidatus Liberibacter africanus”.  J. Appl. Ent., : 1-9   . Further Information
Bekchanov M , A Mirzabaev.  2018.  Circular economy of composting in Sri Lanka: Opportunities and challenges for reducing waste related pollution and improving soil health.  Journal of Cleaner Production, 202   : 1107-1119   . Further Information
Biber-Freudenberger, L.; M. Denich; C. Whitney; T. Beuchelt; H. Jaenicke; G. Kelboro; C. B. Schmitt; J. H. Sommer.  2018.  More inter- and transdisciplinary research needed in agroecology.  (Misc. 52(2)) 31-33 (Open Acess) Download [PDF]
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Cory W. Whitney.  2018.  Collecting Food, Cultivating People: Subsistence and Society in Central Africa. By Kathryn M. de Luna. 2016. Yale University Press, New Haven. 332 pp..  Ethnobiology Letters, 9(2)   : 321-322   . (Open Access)   Download [PDF]
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G. Desalegn and S.N. Ali.  2018.  Review of the Impact of Productive Safety Net Program (PSNP) on Rural Welfare in Ethiopia.  (ZEF Working Paper 173) Download [PDF | 2.25MB]
Hasan, M.M. and N. Gerber.  2018.  Bacterial contamination of drinking water and food utensils: Impacts of piped water on child health in north-western Bangladesh.  Water Resources and Rural Development, 10   : 33-44   . Further Information
Jemal O., Callo-Concha D, van Noordwijk M.  2018.  Local Agroforestry Practices for Food and Nutrition Security of Smallholder Farm Households in Southwestern Ethiopia.  Sustainability, 10 (8)   : 2722   . (Open Access)   Further Information