The Pastoral Development Network represents a world-wide network of researchers, administrators and extension personnel interested in the issues of pastoralism and rangelands. Between 1976 and 1996 the PDN was managed by ODI and published regular mailings including newsletters and a wide ranging series of papers on pastoralism and related issues. There were also a number of other related publications.
To illustrate the importance of grain storage amongst some pastoralist groups examples from the Borana in Ethiopia and the FulBe in Nigeria are outlined.
This paper seeks to provide a brief overview of the World Bank’s involvement in pastoral development in arid areas.
Discussions about pastoralism tend to be dominated by concepts and models derived from African contexts and, to a lesser degree, the Middle East. The cultural, socio-economic, and even ecological framework of pastoralism in India is quite different, to the...
This paper examines a healthcare project run by the Africa Medical Research Foundation (AMREF) in north west Turkana.
Livestock Economy and Ecology in El Kala, Algeria: Evaluating Ecological and Economic Costs and Benefits in Pastoralist Systems
This paper draws attention to some of the problems that arise in understanding the cost and benefit flows in pastoralist systems.