ZEF theme: Agriculture, land use, climate change

2008

Feuer, H..  Sustainable Agricultural Techniques and Performance-Oriented Empowerment: An Actor-Network Theory Approach to CEDAC Agricultural and Empowerment Programmes in Cambodia.  MPhil Thesis at  Department of International Development, University of Oxford.  Further Information
Mdemu, M.  2008.  Water productivity in medium and small reservoirs in the Upper East Region (UER) of Ghana.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Obeng, G.  2008.  Renewable Energy and Poverty Reduction: A Study of the Impact of Solar PV Electrification in Rural Ghana..  Doctoral thesis at  Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, Ghana.  Further Information
Obuobie, E.  2008.  Estimation of groundwater recharge in the context of future climate change in the White Volta River Basin, West Africa.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Rudenko, I.  2008.  Value Chains for Rural and Regional Development: The Case of Cotton, Wheat, Fruit and Vegetable Value Chains in the Lower Reaches of the Amu Darya River, Uzbekistan.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Economics and Management, Univ. of Hannover.  Further Information
Scheer, C.  2008.  Biosphere-atmosphere-exchange of C and N trace gases and microbial N turnover processes in irrigated agricultural systems of the Aral Sea Basin, Uzbekistan.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Tia, L.  2008.  Modeling of vegetation dynamics and its contribution to the water balance in semi-arid lands of West Africa.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Tursunov, M.  2008.  Potential of Conservation Agriculture for Irrigated Cotton and Winter Wheat Production in Khorezm, Aral Sea Basin.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Veldwisch, G.  2008.  Cotton, Rice & Water: The Transformation of Agrarian Relations, Irrigation Technology and Water Distribution in Khorezm,.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2007

Almanza Fandino, M.  2007.  Management of Bombus atratus bumblebees to pollinate lulo (Solanum quitoense L), a native fruit from the Andes of Colombia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Begzsuren, S.  2007.  Integrated desertification assessment in Southern Mongolia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Conrad, C.  2007.  Estimation of water productivity in irrigated river basins using remote sensing and geoinformation techniques: a case study in Khorezm river basin, Uzbekistan.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty o Geography, Univ. Würzburg.  Further Information
Guthiga, P.  2007.  Economic Assessment of Different Management Approaches of Kakamega Forest in Kenya: Cost-benefit and Local Community Satisfaction Analysis.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Kasina, M.  2007.  Bee pollinators and economic importance of pollination in crop production: case of Kakamega district, Western Kenya.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Kpongor, D.  2007.  Spatially explicit modeling of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L) Moench) production in a complex terrain in a semi-arid region of Ghana u.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Lopez, R.  2007.  Prevention of Imperata invasion in upland cultivated fields in the montane forest of Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Göttingen.  Further Information
Matuschke, I.  2007.  Adoption and impact of proprietary seed technologies in staple food crops: The case of hybrid wheat and pearl millet in India.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Hohenheim.  Further Information
Mbwambo, J.  2007.  Agro-biodiversity and food security among smallholder farmers in Uluguru Mountains, Tanzania.  Doctoral thesis at  a Univesity in Tanzania.  Download [PDF]
Nhamo, N.  2007.  The contribution of different fauna communities to improved soil health: A case of Zimbabwean soils under conservation agriculture.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Nyarko, B.  2007.  Floodplain Wetland - Rivers Flow Synergy in the White Volta Basin, Ghana.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Philip, D.  2007.  An Exploration of the Potential of Producing Biofuels and the Prospective Influence of Biofuels Production on Poverty Alleviation among Small-Scale Farmers in Tanzania.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Phuc, T.  2007.  Property Making in the Vietnamese Uplands: Ethnography of Forest Relations in Three Dao Villages.  Thesis at  ZEF.  Further Information
Sandwidi, J.  2007.  Groundwater Potential to Supply Population Demand within the Kompienga Dam Basin in Burkina Faso.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Van der Schaaf, C.  2007.  Flowing structures and concrete struggles: institutional change and irrigation management in central eastern Burkina Faso.  Doctoral thesis at  Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Lit Verlag.  Further Information

2006

Bagayoko, F.  2006.  Impact of land use intensity on evaporation and surface runoff: processes and parameters for eastern Burkina Faso, West Africa.  Doctoral thesis at  Technische Universeit Delft, NL.  Ecology and Development Series No. 40, Cuvilier Verlag, Göttingen   Further Information
Compaore, H.  2006.  The Impacts of Savannah Vegetation on the Spatial and Temporal Variation of the ETa in the Volta Basin.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Forkutsa, I.  2006.  Modeling water and salt dynamics under irrigated cotton with shallow groundwater in the Khorezm region of Uzbekistan.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Fosu B. Y.  2006.  The use of Azolla to increase N use efficiency in Wetland rice in Dano (Burkina Faso), M Sc. Thesis.  Master thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Hirsch, D.  2006.  Water user associations in Uzbekistan: theory and practice.  Doctoral hesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen  
Kufa, T.  2006.  Ecophysiological diversity of wild coffee populations in Ethiopia: Growth, water relation and hydraulic characteristics along a climate.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen   Further Information
Moser-Noergaard, P.  2006.  Regeneration and utilization of Faidherbia albida and Acacia erioloba along ephemeral rivers in Namibia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Mueller, M.  2006.  A general equilibrium approach to modeling water and land use reforms in Uzbekistan.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Mussgnug, F.  2006.  Potassium management in intensive, rice-based cropping systems on degraded soils in the Red River Delta of Vietnam.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Myo Aye, K.  2006.  Complexity Regulations and the Inversion of Environmental Hydrological distributed Models.  Thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen   Further Information
Nizamedinkhodjayeva, N.  The Contribution of Irrigation Water to Rural Livelihoods: Case-Study of Three Countries in the Ferghana Valley of Central Asia.  University of East Anglia. 
Odeny, D.  2006.  Microsatellite development and application in pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.).  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Reichhuber, A.  2006.  Incentive mechanisms for a sustainable use system of the montane rain forest in Ethiopia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Kiel.  Download [PDF | 512.18KB]
Reuter, M.  2006.  Limiting factors for the establishment of Cordia dodecandra A.Dc and Bixa orellana L. on semi- and calcareous soils in Yucata, Mexico.  Doctoral hesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, Bonn University. Bonn, Germany.  Further Information
Schmitt CB.  2006.  Montane rainforest with wild Coffea arabica in the Bonga region (SW Ethiopia): plant diversity, wild coffee management and implication.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Ecology and Development Series 47, Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen, Germany   Further Information
Schreinemachers, P.  2006.  The (Ir)relevance of the Crop Yield Gap Concept to Food Security in Developing Countries. With an Aplication of Multi Agent Modeling to Farming Systems in Uganda.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information