|Graaff, Dr.ir. J. de (Jan)|
Agricultural development economist specialized in soil and water conservation. Worked for FAO in Tunisia, Kenya, Rome and Jamaica (1974-1982). For Development Economics group in Wageningen (1982-84). For KIT (1984-1991), partly in Indonesia (1986-1990) and for Erosion and Soil and Water Conservation Group in Wageningen. Wrote books on Economics of Coffee (1986), Soil conservation and Sustainable Landuse (1990), The Price of Soil Erosion (PhD, 1996). Editor of 2 other books. Participated in interdisciplinary research project in Burkina Faso (1991-1998), in EROAHI project in East Africa (Kenya and Tanzania; 2002-2005), and in Agroforestry and Soil Conservation training project in Rwanda (2005 onwards). Supervising PhD students from among others Tanzania, Ethiopia and Rwanda.
Scientist / researcher
Burkina Faso; Kenya; Tunisia; Rwanda
Agricultural Development; Coffee; Economics; Environmental Economics; Humid Zone; Mountains; Semiarid Zone; Soil Conservation; Tropical Zone; Water Conservation
Poverty; Hunger; Education; Environmental policy
NARCIS (Dutch Research Database)|
|Organisation / affiliation|
|1.||Land Degradation and Development Group||Wageningen|
21 publications found in harvested repositories
|1.||Agriculture and food security in selected countries in Sub-Sahara Africa: diversity in trends and opportunities|
2011 - Graaff, J., de; Kessler, C.A.; Nibbering, J.W.
|2.||Determinants of adoption and continued use of stone terraces for soil and water conservation in an Ethiopian highland watershed|
2007 - Amsalu, A.; Graaff, J., de
|3.||Long-term dynamics in land resource use and the driving forces in the Beressa watershed, highlands of Ethiopia|
2007 - Amsalu Taye, A.; Stroosnijder, L.; Graaff, J., de
|4.||A typology of farm households for the Umutara Province in Rwanda|
2009 - Bidogeza, J.-C.; Berentsen, P.B.M.; Graaff, J., de; Oude Lansink, A.G.J.M.
|5.||Caring for the land: best practice in soil and water conservation in Beressa watershed, highlands of Ethiopia|
2006 - Amsalu Taye, A.
|6.||Social and economic factors for adoption of soil and water conservation in West Usambara highlands, Tanzania|
2004 - Tenge, A.J.M.; Graaff, J., de; Hella, J.P.
|7.||Implementation of contour vegetation barriers under farmer conditions in Burkina Faso and Mali|
2004 - Spaan, W.P.; Bodnar, F; Idoe, O.; Graaff, J., de
|8.||Farmers' views of soil erosion problems and their conservation knowledge in the Beressa river catchment, central highlands of Ethiopia|
2006 - Amsalu Taye, A.; Graaff, J., de
|9.||Monitoring for impact: Evaluating 20 years of soil and water conservation in southern Mali|
2005 - Bodnar, F
|10.||Financial efficiency of major soil and water conservation measures in West Usambara highlands, Tanzania|
2005 - Tenge, A.J.M.; Graaff, J., de; Hella, J.P.
|11.||Farmers' knowledge and perceptions of soil erosion and conservation measures in the Central Highlands, Kenya|
2005 - Okoba, B.O.; Graaff, J., de
|12.||Evaluation of the on-site impact of water harvesting in southern Tunisia|
2005 - Fleskens, L.; Stroosnijder, L.; Ouessar, M.; Graaff, J., de
|13.||An integrated approach for impact assessement of water harvesting techniques in dry areas: the case of oued Oum Zessar watershed (Tunisia)|
2004 - Ouessar, M.; Sghaier, M.; Mahdhi, F.; Abdeli, F.; Graaff, J., de; Chaieb, H.; Yahyaoui, H.; Gabriels, D.
|14.||Factors influencing adoption of soil and water conservation measures in southern Mali|
2003 - Bodnar, F; Graaff, J., de
|15.||Participatory rural appraisal of spate irrigation systems in eastern Eritrea|
2000 - Tesfai, M.; Graaff, J., de
|16.||Factors influencing adoption of SWC measures in Southern Mali|
2002 - Bodnar, F.; Graaff, J., de
|17.||Incentives for soil and water conservation in semi-arid zones: a case study from Burkina Faso|
2001 - Posthumus, H.; Zougmoré, R.; Spaan, W.P.; Graaff, J., de
|18.||Livestock and short term financing for mixed farming households in Burkina Faso: Zoundweogo and Sanmatenga provinces|
2000 - Slingerland, M.; Nibbering, J.W.; Rheenen, T., van; Graaff, J., de
|19.||Farm survey design in the Sahel: Experiences from Burkina Faso|
1999 - Graaff, J., de; Mijl, J.P., van der; Nibbering, J.W.
|20.||Impact assessment of soil conservation measures: a case study from Burkina Faso.|
1998 - Graaff, J., de
|21.||The economic evaluation of soil and water conservation; measures in Burkina Faso.|
1993 - Graaff, J., de
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