Failure by research and development organizations to consider farmers preference for soil water conservation (SWC) practices have resulted in low adoption.
Journal articlesENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION SOIL EROSION FARMERS AGRICULTURAL PLANNINGPublished dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00
Project evaluation report on ‘Enhancing the Adaptive Management Capacities of Rural Communities for Sustainable Land Management in the Highlands of Eastern Africa’ : devolution of SLM scaling up roles and responsibilities
The objective was to improve agricultural productivity and increase rural income andPublished dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00
Livelihood vulnerability is a major characteristic of life in semi-arid areas of sub-Saharan Africa such as the Sahel.
The agricultural and pastoral production deficit combined with the general rise in food prices has increased food insecurity in the Sahel.