ZEF theme: Land, water, food and energy


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. Further Information
Amouzou, K.A., J.P.A. Lamers, J.B. Naab, C. Borgemeister, P.L.G. Vlek and M. Becker. 2019. Climate change impact on water- and nitrogen-use efficiencies and yields of maize and sorghum in the northern Benin dry savanna, West Africa. Field Crops Res., 235 (2019): 104-117. Further Information
Amouzou, K.A., Lamers, J.P.A., Naab, J.B., Borgemeister, C., Vlek, P.L.G. & Becker, M. 2019. Climate change impact on water- and nitrogen-use efficiencies and yields of maize and sorghum in the northern Benin dry savanna, West Africa. Field Crops Research, 235: 104-117. Further Information
Amouzou, K.A., P.L.G. Vlek, J.B. Naab, M. Becker, C. Borgemeister, and J.P.A. Lamers. 2019. CROPGRO-Cotton model for determining climate change impacts on yield, water- and N- use efficiencies of cotton in the Dry Savanna of West Africa. Field Crops Research, 165: 85-96. Further Information
Bhopal, A., K. Blanchard, R. Weber, V. Murray. 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
Boboev H., Djanibekov U., Bekchanov M., Lamers J., Toderich K.. 2019. Feasibility of Conservation Agriculture in the Amu Darya River Lowlands, Central Asia. International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability, 17(1): 60-77. Further Information
Cory W. Whitney. 2019. ethnobotanyR: Calculate Quantitative Ethnobotany Indices [R Package Version 0.1.4]. (Open Acess) Download [HTML | 1.11MB]
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Do, H, C Whitney, and E Luedeling. 2019. Uncertainty Analysis in Agroforestry Planning: A Case Study in Northwest Vietnam. (Open Acess) Download [PDF | 67.21KB]
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, . (Open Access) Further Information
Giudice R., J. Börner, S. Wunder and E. Cisneros. 2019. Selection biases and spillovers from collective conservation incentives in the Peruvian Amazon. Environ. Res. Lett., DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aafc83. Further Information
Kamau, J.W., Biber-Freudenberger, L., Lamers, J.P.A., Stellmacher, T. & Borgemeister, C. 2019. Soil fertility and biodiversity on organic and conventional smallholder farms in Kenya. Applied Soil Ecology, 134: 85-97. Further Information
Koo, H., Kleemann, J., Fürst, C.. 2019. Impact assessment of land use changes using local knowledge for the provision of ecosystem services in northern Ghana, West Africa. Ecological Indicators , 103: 156-172. Further Information
Kornher, L., M. Schellhorn and S. Vetter. 2019. Disgusting or Innovative-Consumer Willingness to Pay for Insect Based Burger Patties in Germany. Sustainability, 11(7). Further Information
Kumar, N., Khamzina, A., Tischbein B., Knöfel, P., Conrad, C. and Lamers, J.P.A.. 2019. Spatio-temporal supply–demand of surface water for agroforestry planning in saline landscape of the lower Amudarya Basin. Journal of Arid Environments, 162: 53-61. Further Information
Kuyah, S, M Jonsson, G Sileshi, I Öborn, C Muthuri, and E Luedeling. 2019. Can Agroforestry Enhance Ecosystem Services Provision without Reducing Productivity?. (Open Acess) Review
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
Miranda Arana; A.J., J. Boerner, M. Kalkuhl and B. Soares-Filho. 2019. Land speculation and conservation policy leakage in Brazil. Environmental Research Letters, . (Open Access) Further Information
Shepherd, K, E Luedeling, C Whitney, C Muchiri, and Y Tamba. 2019. Holistic Risk-Return Analysis for Improving Planning and Performance Measurement of Agroforestry Interventions. (Open Acess)
Shumo, M., F.M. Khamis, C.M., Tanga, K.K. Fiaboe, S. Subramanian, S.Ekesi, A. van Huis and C. Borgemeister. 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., Khamis, F.M., Tanga, C.M., Fiaboe, K.K.M., Subramanian, S., Ekesi, S., van Huis, A. & C. Borgemeister. 2019. The 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, 9 (3): 79. Further Information
Tamene L., G.W. Sileshi, G. Ndengu, P. Mponela, J. Kihara, A. Sila and J. Tondoh. 2019. Soil structural degradation, and nutrient limitations across land use categories and climate zones in Southern Africa. Land Degradation & Development, . Further Information


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
Akhtar F., U.K. Awan, B. Tischbein and U.W. Liaqat. 2018. Assessment of Irrigation Performance in Large River Basins under Data Scarce Environment—A Case of Kabul River Basin, Afghanistan. Remote Sensing, 6(10). (Open Access) Further Information
Akoto Sarfo D., Denich M., Partey ST, Frith O., Kwaku M, Mensah AA, Borgemeister C.. 2018. Socioeconomic indicators of bamboo use for agroforestry development in the dry semideciduous forest zone of Ghana. Sustainability, 10, 2324: doi:10.3390/su10072324.
Amouzou, K.A., J.B. Naab, J.P.A. Lamers and M. Becker. 2018. Productivity and nutrient use efficiency of maize, sorghum, and cotton in the West African Dry Savanna. J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci., 2018, 000: 1–14 . Further Information
Anteneh, Y., T. Stellmacher, G. Zeleke, W. Mekuria, E. Gebremariam. 2018. Dynamics of land change: insights from a three-level intensity analysis of the Legedadie-Dire catchments, Ethiopia. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. Springer, 190: 308-330.
Basu, A.K., U. Grote, R. Hicks, and T. Stellmacher. 2018. Multiple Certifications and Consumer Purchase Decisions: a Case Study of Willingness to Pay for Coffee in Germany. In: Priyanka Parvathi, Ulrike Grote, Hermann Waibel (eds.): Fair Trade and Organic Agriculture: A Winning Combination?. CAB International, Wallingford, UK. 61-67.
Bekchanov M., Djanibekov N., J. Lamers. 2018. Water in Central Asia: a cross-cutting management issue. In: Squires V., L. Qi (eds.): Sustainable Land Management in Greater Central Asia: An Integrated and Regional Perspective. Routledge. 211-236. Further Information
Benefoh, D.T., G.B. Villamor, M. van Noordwijk, C. Borgemeister, W. Asamte and K.O. Asubonteng. 2018. Assessing land-use typologies and change intensities in a structurally complex Ghanaian cocoa landscap. Applied Geography, 99.
Brockhaus, J., Haile, M. G., & von Braun. 2018. Short-Term Risks for Food and Nutrition Security – Causes, Impacts, and Responses. In: Josling, T. (eds.): Handbook of international food and agricultural policies. New Jersey: World Scientific Publishing. 157-198.
Bruckner, M., Giljum, S., Fischer, G., Tramberend, S. and J. Börner. 2018. The global cropland footprint of the non-food bioeconomy. ZEF Discussion Paper 253. Further Information
Cantoni R., A. Lis, and A. Stasik. 2018. Creating and debating energy citizenship: the case of Poland’s shale gas. In: Anna Szolucha (eds.): Energy, Resource Extraction and Society. Impacts and Contested Futures. Routledge. 53-69.
Cantoni R., M.L. Klaes, S. Lackerbauer, C. Foltyn and R. Keller. 2018. Shale tales: a comparative study of the shale gas promise in France and Poland. The Extractive Industries and Society, 5 (4): TBD. Further Information
Cantoni, R., and M. Musso (eds.). 2018. L’énergie en Afrique : les faits et les chiffres. Afrique contemporaine, 261-262: 9-23. Further Information
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 | 203.48KB]
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Djanibekov, U. and R. Finger. 2018. Agricultural risks and farm land consolidation process in transition countries: The case of cotton production in Uzbekistan. Agricultural Systems , 164: DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2018.03.009.
Ephraim Sekyi-Annan, Bernhard Tischbein, Bernd Diekkrüger, Asia Khamzina. 2018. Performance evaluation of reservoir-based irrigation schemes in the Upper East region of Ghana. Agricultural Water Management, 202: 134-145. Further Information
Ephraim Sekyi-Annan, Bernhard Tischbein, Bernd Diekkrüger, Asia Khamzina. 2018. Year-round irrigation schedule for a tomato-maize rotation system in reservoir-based irrigation schemes in Ghana. Water, 10: 624. (Open Access)
Escobar N., S. Haddad, J. Börner und W.Britz. 2018. Land use mediated GHG emissions and spillovers from increased consumption of bioplastic. Environmental Research Letters, 13 (12). (Open Access) Further Information
Escobar, N., Haddad, S., Börner, J., Britz, W.. 2018. Land use mediated GHG emissions and spillovers from increased consumption of bioplastics. Environmental Research Letters, 13 (12): 125005. (Open Access) Further Information