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One Book One Northwestern 2013-2014: The Last Hunger Season: Related Library Resources


Food Security in Kenya

Irrigation agriculture in Kenya : impact of the Economic Stimulus Programme, and long-term prospects for food security in an era of climate change / [research and draft by Francis Z. Karina and Alex Wambua Mwaniki ; edited by Zachariah Mairura Kiyondi for Heinrich Böll Stiftung East & Horn of Africa. Nairobi : Heinrich Böll Stiftung, 2011.

Food insecurity assessment in Kenya : 2005/06 Kenya integrated household budget survey / Republic of Kenya, Kenya National Bureau of Statistics. Nairobi, Kenya : Republic of Kenya, Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, 2008.

The determinants of empowerment and food security among smallholder farmers in Kenya / Annie H. Ong'ayo and John E. Akoten. Nairobi, Kenya : Institute of Policy Analysis and Research, c2007.

Proceedings of the Conference on Agricultural Inputs and Services : impacts on agricultural productivity, competitiveness and food security : held at Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, on May 18, 2006 / Egerton University, Tegemeo Institute of Agricultural Policy and Development. Nairobi : Tegemeo Institute of Agricultural Policy and Development, 2006.

Ecological factors in land use conflicts, land administration and food insecurity in Turkana, Kenya / Gufa Oba.  London : Odi, Pastoral Development Network, 1992.

Climatic variability, food security and smallholder agriculturalists in six districts of central and eastern Kenya / Thomas Edward Downing. [thesis, 1988]

Food Security in Africa

Agricultural development and food security in Africa : the impact of Chinese, Indian and Brazilian investments / edited by Fantu Cheru and Renu Modi. London : Zed Books, 2013.

Food security in Africa and Asia : strategies for small-scale agricultural development / Henk Bakker. Cambridge, MA : CABI, 2011.  (Also available as an electronic resource)

Food security and livelihood in rural Africa : basic conditions and current trends / edited by Jun Ikeno. Kyoto : Center for African Area Studies, Kyoto University, 2011.  (Accompanied by CD-ROM)

Oversight of the Feed the Future Initiative : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight and the Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, July 20, 2010. (Also available as an electronic resource)

Food and the poor : how can democratic local governments reduce food insecurity in Africa? / Angelo Bonfiglioli, senior technical advisor. New York : United Nations Capital Development Fund, 2007.

Agriculture in Kenya

Determinants and impacts of smallholder collective action in Kenya / presented by Elisabeth Marija Fischer. Göttingen : Cuvillier, 2012.

Effective even when neglected : farmer groups and the diffusion of agroforestry innovations in rural communities of Eastern Africa / Dietrich Darr. Weikersheim : Margraf Publishers, c2008.

Biotechnology innovation in Kenya : where are the smallholder farmers? / Kennedy O. Ogoro. Nairobi : Institute for Development Studies, University of  Nairobi, c2007.

A participatory study of farmer constraints, opportunities and research needs in the hilly masses of eastern Kenya / Alice Kitheka ... [et al.]. Wageningen, The Netherlands : ICRA ; Machakos, Kenya : Kenya Agricultural Research Institute, National Dryland Farming Research Center, Katumani, 1996.

Smallholder agriculture in colonial Kenya : the official mind and the Swynnerton plan / by Anne Thurston. Cambridge, Cambridgeshire : African Studies Centre, c1987.

An economic analysis of alternative methods of land preparation in Western Province, Kenya / by Willis Oluoch-Kosura. Ithaca, N.Y. : Dept. of Agricultural Economics, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, 1983.

Land Tenure, Land Rights in Kenya

Women's land and property rights in Kenya : promoting gender equality / International Women's Human Rights Clinic, Georgetown University Law Center, Federation of Women Lawyers: Kenya (FIDA-Kenya). Nairobi, Kenya : The Federation, c2009.

Land conservation in Kenya : the role of property rights / by Jane Kabubo-Mariara. Nairobi : African Economic Research Consortium, c2006.

Unjust enrichment : the making of land grabbing millionaires. Nairobi : Kenya National Commission on Human Rights ; Nakuru, Kenya : Kenya Land Alliance, 2006.

Women and land rights in Kenya / by Anne Munyiva Kyalo-Ngugi. Kampala, Uganda : Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, c2002.

Land reform and agricultural development in Kenya : a study of post-uhuru policy-making, 1963-1978 / by Gretta A. Middleton.  [thesis, 1988]

Land law reform and women's property in land in Kenya / by James Byamukama. Willowdale, Ont., Canada : African Human Rights Research Association, 1985.

Land Tenure, Land Rights in Africa

Handbook of land and water grabs in Africa : foreign direct investment and food and water security / editors, Tony Allan ... [et al.]. Abingdon, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2012.

Biofuels, land grabbing and food security in Africa / edited by Prosper B. Matondi, Kjell Havnevik and Atakilte Beyene. London ; New York : Zed Books, c2011.


Agriculture in Africa

Agrarian reform for food sovereignty [videorecording, DVD] / a Surplus People Project film in association with Azania Rizing Productions ; executive producer, Surplus People Project ; director, Kurt Orderson ; scriptwriters, Kurt Orderson, Kimeshree Munsamy. Cape Town, South Africa : Surplus People Project, c2010.

Setting the grass roots on fire [videorecording, VHS] : Norman Borlaug & Africa's Green Revolution / Filmakers Library, inc., Images First ; producer/director, Tony Freeth. New York, N.Y. : Filmakers Library, c1999.  (Also available as an electronic resource)

Burden on the land [videorecording, VHS] / directed by Roger Pyke ; produced by Henry Gold ... [et al.] ; Roger Pyke Productions Ltd. New York, N.Y. : Filmakers Library, c1990. (Also available as an electronic resource)