Under our research grant program, our university and other research partners are finalising eight research reports with direct policy relevance to agriculture and pastoralism in Ethiopia. These reports will be published in early 2016 and summaries of the research topics can be found here.
The AKLDP is producing rapid analysis of the drought in Ethiopia to support aid responses. We are producing Field Notes which summarise how farmers describe the devastating impacts of the drought in Amhara, Oromia and Tigray regions, and Food Price briefs to track rising cereal and pulse prices, and food security implications. These Field Notes are now available:…
The AKLDP is conducting real time tracking of food prices and food availability in drought-affected areas of Ethiopia. For more information contact Adrian Cullis in Addis Ababa.
This new Technical Brief from the AKLDP reviews rainfall in Ethiopia from June to September 2015, and explains how the failure of the summer kiremt rains has affected agricultural production and underpins the Humanitarian Requirements Document released in December 2015. Download the Technical Brief AKLDP El Nino Rains Technical Brief