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Indigenous agroforestry systems in southern Luwero district Uganda

Flemming Chr Nielsen

Indigenous agroforestry systems in southern Luwero district Uganda

and their potential in agricultural development

by Flemming Chr Nielsen

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Published by Centre for Development Research in Denmark .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uganda,
  • Luwero District.
    • Subjects:
    • Agroforestry systems -- Uganda -- Luwero District.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [97]-101).

      StatementFlemming Nielsen.
      SeriesCDR working paper ;, 94.16
      ContributionsCentret for udviklingsforskning (Denmark)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD72 .C38 no. 94.16
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 104 p. :
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL922820M
      LC Control Number95221066
      OCLC/WorldCa33099923

      She is the author of a book that documents the experiences of indigenous Mapuche leaders in the justice system in Chile and their search for justice at the Inter American System of Human Rights. In addition, Ruth has been offering expert testimony at the Inter American Court of Human Rights. The current pandemic of cassava mosaic virus disease [cassava African mosaic bigeminivirus] (CMD) in Uganda and various approaches to its control are described. Problems were first reported in in Luwero district where c. ha of cassava were severely affected. Similar reports were received from many other localities and the affected area has since extended progressively southwards. The Intersections Study included both a quantitative and a qualitative component. In brief, the quantitative component involved a fresh statistical analysis of the data from the endline survey of our Good Schools Study in Luwero District, Uganda (Devries et al., ). Read More >. Kiwuwa MS, Mufubenga P. Use of antenatal care, maternity services, intermittent presumptive treatment and insecticide treated bed nets by pregnant women in Luwero district, Uganda. Malar J. ; doi: / [PMC free article] Gabrysch S, Campbell OM.


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Posted in Uganda. Indigenous peoples in Uganda include the traditional hunter/gatherer communities and pastoralists. These peoples are not specifically recognized as indigenous by the government. Former Hunter-gatherers include the: Benet, who number aro people, live in the north-eastern part of Uganda.

The main agroforestry practice in this community of indigenous Batwa and ethnic Bainika people entails the planting of trees along the upper and. ): The potential of Acacia senegal for dryland agroforestry and gum Arabic production in Uganda.

Journal of the Drylands 1(2): Studies were undertaken to determine the agroforestry. World Agroforestry (ICRAF) is a centre of science and development excellence that harnesses the benefits of trees for people and the environment.

Leveraging the world’s largest repository of agroforestry science and information, we develop knowledge practices, from farmers’ fields to the global sphere, to ensure food security and. A financial analysis was performed to assess the performance of three acaricide-treatment groups of indigenous breeds (Zebu and Nganda) of cattle on a ranch in Luwero District, Uganda.

The treatments were based on different frequencies: twice-a-week. Uganda - can be characterized as “agriculture-based,” that is, agriculture is the backbone of these economies.

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