“Environmental Considerations in Nigerian Agricultural Policies, Strategies, and Programs”

Agriculture is the major sector upon which the majority of Nigeria’s rural poor depend on for their livelihood. Over 70 percent of the active labor force is employed in agriculture (World Bank 2007). The federal government of Nigeria (FGN) has identified agriculture as the key development priority in its efforts to halve poverty by 2015 >> Read more

Special Edition of Environmental Science and Policy

Papers from the Food Security and Environmental Change Conference, Oxford, 2-4 April 2008 were published in a Special Edition of Environmental Science and Policy. (2009, vol. 12[4], p. 373-542).  Selected articles include: Biofuels production in developing countries: assessing tradeoffs in welfare and food security by Mandy Ewing and Siwa Msangi Adaptation to climate change in >> Read more