December 25, 2013

Rana Muhammad Amir, Babar Shahbaz and others have published a paper in Pakistan Journal of Agri. Sciences.

Amir, R. M., B. Shahbaz, T. Ali and M. I. Zafar (2013). Analysis of household food security concerns and coping strategies of small farmers in northwestern highlands of Pakistan. Pak. J. Agri. Sci., Vol. 50(3), 505-510; 2013

December 25, 2013

The book “Forests, livelihoods and power relation in Northwest Pakistan” edited by Babar Shahbaz, Urs Geiser and Abid Suleri has been published by Sung-e-Meel Pubs. Lahore.

Shahbaz, B., U. Geiser and A. Suleri (2013). Forests, livelihoods and power relation in Northwest Pakistan. Sang-e-Meel Pub., Lahore

October 22, 2012

Safdar Umair has completed his master thesis on livelihoods, food security and climate change in the Kaghan Valley, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Umair, Safdar (2012). Securing livelihoods in the realm of climate change and food insecurity: a case study of Kaghan valley. MSc Thesis. Institute of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan.

March 22, 2012

Mr. Martin Kienzler from Institute of Geography, University of Würzburg, Germany has successfully completed his Master thesis under the supervision of Prof. Heiko Paeth and Prof Ulrike Mueller Boeker (DSGZ). He conducted his research in the Kaghan valley of Northwest Pakistan in cooperation with Dr. Babar Shahbaz and SDPI.

Kienzler, Martin (2012). Linking climate change with food security in the highlands of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Northwest Pakistan. MSc, Institute of Geography and Geology, University of Würzburg, Germany.

October 11, 2011

Mr. Waqar-ul-Hassan Tareen, M.Sc. student (RP2 – Livelihood Futures) has succesfully defended his Master thesis. His thesis explored different kinds of Social Safety Nets (SSNs) and farmers perceptions regarding access and usefulness of these SSNs in Battagram district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.

Waqar-ul-Hassan, Tareen (2011). An exploratory study of social safety nets (SSN) in Battagram district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province: implications for food security of small farmers. MSc Study.