Studies-Published dateMonday, December 8, 2008 - 10:54
This study is based on qualitative research conducted by the writer using semistructured
interviews with key informants, elderly and focus groups with male andPublished dateSunday, March 2, 2014 - 00:00
Managing risk, reducing vulnerability and enhancing agricultural productivity under a changing climate : proceedings of team building and mid-term project review and planning workshop, 1-6 December, 2008, Lenana House, Nairobi, Kenya
Plenary discussions raised issues regarding the presentations, and whether all four countries had properly covered the type, format and availability of meteorological data. The workshop provided space for project updates and challenges.Published dateFriday, January 2, 2009 - 00:00
Eritrea has taken steps to control tobacco use. Its 2004 proclamation aims to curb consumption, as do higher tax rates on cigarettes and other tobacco products. However, in spite of these measures, tobacco consumption is increasing.
The countries of the Greater Horn of Africa are particularly vulnerable to drought, exacerbated by widespread poverty and dependence on rainfed agriculture. Even with normal rainfall, the region does not produce enough food to meet its needs.