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Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
 
Nyhet
20 October 2016
Nairobi fresh: How an innovative law is helping the city to grow its own food

Ever heard of Kibera vertical farms?  These are not perhaps the designer skyscraper greenhouses you might imagine, but rather sacks filled with soil. However, Kibera dwellers are able to grow tomatoes, spinach and kale in those sacks which, together with ugali and eggs, from Kibera-kept chickens, make a nutritious meal.

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
Co-intentional learning
 
Nyhet
3 October 2016
Learning About Food Security Through Filmmaking

Making a movie about a research project is frequently mentioned as a desirable output, but it does not happen that often.

Trade and production
Commercializing Agricultural Sector in Kenya
 
Nyhet
16 February 2016
What is holding back Kenya’s agricultural development? Our Expert Group is on the way to find out

In the next decade agricultural development in Africa will occur against a backdrop of dynamic changes in global, regional and national economies, driven by rapid globalization, increasing demand for strategic resources, instabilities affecting agro-food and energy systems and, not the least, by the growing population.

Trade and production
 
Bilder
1 February 2016
Cecilia Sundberg – African Biochar

A presentation of the research done by the SIANI Expert group on African biochar, an organic matter made from agricultural residues that have been heated and transformed into carbon. It can be...

Trade and production
 
Video
29 January 2016
Cecilia Sundberg – African Biochar

A presentation of the research done by the SIANI Expert group on African biochar, an organic matter made from agricultural residues that have been heated and transformed into carbon. It can be...

Landscape management
Trade and production
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
Bilder
26 November 2014
Agroforestry, Food Security and a Changing Climate

Presented as part of the workshop: Can Agroforestry Address Food Security Concerns under a Changing Climate?

Landscape management
Trade and production
Agriculture Transformation In Low-Income Countries Under Environmental Change
 
Bilder
26 July 2013
Integrating Soil Sample Analysis and Conservation Investment Assessment for Increased Food Production in Tropical Agriculture

This study was presented during the conference “Production and Carbon Dynamics in Sustainable Agricultural and Forest Systems in Africa” held in September, 2010.

Trade and production
 
Bilder
26 July 2013
Sugarcane versus Agroforestry Farming in Western Kenya

This study was presented during the conference “Production and Carbon Dynamics in Sustainable Agricultural and Forest Systems in Africa” held in September, 2010.

Landscape management
Trade and production
 
Video
26 July 2013
Interview with organic farming consultant Tobias Bandel

Tobias Bandel of the agricultural consultancy company Soil and More gives a background on how to make a business from teaching organic farming practices in low-income countries. Taking care of all...

Landscape management
 
Bilder
26 July 2013
Approaches for Assessing Multifunctionality of Agroforestry Systems in Western Kenya in Relation to Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation

This study was presented during the conference “Production and Carbon Dynamics in Sustainable Agricultural and Forest Systems in Africa” held in September, 2010.