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Klima, Umwelt und Vegetation im Westafrikanischen Sahel

For my German speaking readers, have a look at this press release about my work!

http://www.uni-bayreuth.de/pressemitteilungen-html/121-Sahelzone/index.html or


Neue Forschungsarbeiten belegen: Nicht allein der globale Klimawandel, sondern vor allem das lokale Handeln der Menschen prägt das Gesicht ihrer Umwelt. 119 more words

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' Francois Hollande Promotes New Military Operation Being Rolled-Out in West Africa '

#AceWorldNews – FRANCE (Paris) – July 19 – French President Francois Hollande on Friday promoted a new military operation being rolled out in… 220 more words


Modeling Soil and Woody Vegetation in the Senegalese Sahel in the Context of Environmental Change

We have another interesting article about environmental change in the Sahel online. For this article, we used a Random Forest classifier and remote sensing products, to model a soil map in the Senegalese Sahel. 268 more words

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The Sahel Crisis: Politics, Prevention and Lessons Learned

Editor’s Note:  The following is the first blog post from Vanessa Mosoti, a talented junior associate from Kenya who has joined us for the summer from Princeton University, where she will finish her undergraduate studies beginning in September. 1,615 more words

Lake Chad area resource conflicts

Lake Chad gets talked about a lot in the environmental discussions of the Sahel.  I know little about the science. But a quick perusal of various articles by hydrologists suggests that human water management decisions (bad ones, naturally) have been a significant share of the explanation of the decrease in water contained by the lake. 267 more words


Inclusion of environmental education in farming and cattle breeding (allAfrica)

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Angola: Environmental Education Recommended to Fight Desertification

The university teacher Calombe Filipe recently appealed in Luanda for more awareness on the part of people about the environment, as a means to curb the effect of desertification in the country. 66 more words


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