Study Subject: climate in agricultural systems of Uganda
Employer: Rockefeller Foundation
One MSc Research position and bursary is available on a Rockefeller Foundation funded research project on climate in agricultural systems of Uganda, in the School of Forestry, Environmental and Geographical Sciences, Makerere University.
The goal of the project is to provide a framework for developing farm and community level adaptation strategies to climate change in Uganda’s agricultural and natural resources management systems.
In this regard the project intends to:
1). Assess vulnerability of agro-ecological zones to climate variability and change, and
2). Identify adaptation measures to the effects of change on a selected agro-enterprise within an agro-ecological zone.
Scholarship Application Deadline: 20th May 2011
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