Researchers in the “Promoting Adoption of Chickpea Technology (PACT)” project identified new areas in the highlands of Ethiopia for chickpea seed multiplication.
Baseline survey report of selected rural kebeles in the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Regional StatePublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Studies-Published dateThursday, January 2, 2003 - 00:00
Journal articlesSOCIAL CAPITAL KNOWLEDGE SHARING NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT LAND POLICY RURAL COMMUNITIES INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE
Significance of social networks in sustainable land management in Central Ethiopia and Eastern Uganda
Fostering collective action is necessary for scaling sustainable land management (SLM) innovations. This paper analyses the significance of social networks in SLM among agricultural rural communities in central Ethiopia and eastern Uganda.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00
Non-traditional agricultural commodities (hides, sesame seeds, medicinal plants, gums and resins) are neglected by national policies and development interventions.Published date2009
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
Globalization and neo-liberalization : challenges and opportunities to enset crop-based agricultural communities and their farming system in Ethiopia
Neo-liberal globalization has challenges and opportunities for rural agrarian communities. Creating alternate market outlet is one of the opportunities rendered by neo-liberal globalization.Published dateFriday, January 2, 2009 - 00:00
Ethiopia has one of the highest rates of malnutrition in the world. The problem is especially acute in southern Ethiopia, due to low agricultural productivity and diets heavily dependent on cereals and root crops.