Doctoral dissertations

Fahmi, M. 2017. Climate, trees and agricultural practices: Implications for food security in the semi-arid zone of Sudan. See full document

Tegegne, Y. 2016. FLEGT and REDD+ synergies and impacts in the Congo Basin: lessons for global forest governance. See full document

Etongo Bau, D. 2016. Deforestation and forest degradation in southern Burkina Faso: Understanding the drivers of change and options for revegetation. See abstract (in English and in Finnish)

Kallio, M. 2013. Factors influencing farmers’ tree planting and management activity in four case studies in Indonesia. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 45. 108p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and English).

Negash, M. 2013. The indigenous agroforestry systems of the south-eastern Rift Valley escarpment, Ethiopia: Their biodiversity, carbon stocks and litterfall. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 44. 80p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and English)

Rantala, S. 2013. The winding road from exclusion to ownership: Governance and social outcomes in contemporary forest conservation in northeastern Tanzania. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 43. 90p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

Alam, Syed A. 2013. Carbon stocks, greenhouse gas emissions and water balance of Sudanese savannah woodlands in relation to climate change. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 42. 59p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

Omoro, Loice M.A. 2012. Impacts of indigenous and exotic tree species on ecosystem services : Case study on the mountain cloud forests of Taita Hills, Kenya. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 41. 84p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

Paavola, M. 2012. The Impact of Village Development Funds on Community Welfare in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 40. 194p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

Jalonen, R. 2012. Belowground pathways for nitrogen transfer from a tropical legume tree to an associated fodder grass. Dissertationes Forestales 153. Finnish Society of Forest Science. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

Kalame, F.B. 2011. Forest governance and climate change adaptation: Case studies of four African countries. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 39. 64p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

Walter, K. 2011. Prosopis, an alien among the sacred trees of South India. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 38. 202p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

Husgafvel, R. 2010. Global and EU governance for sustainable forest management
with special reference to capacity building in Ethiopia and Southern Sudan. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 37. 238p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

 

Zhou, P. 2008. Landscape-scale soil erosion modelling and ecological restoration for a mountainous watershed in Sichuan, China. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 35. 162 p. See full text (pdf)

Reyes, T. 2008. Agroforestry systems for sustainable livelihoods and improved land management in the East Usambra mountains, Tanzania. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 34. 162 p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English)

Katila, P. 2008. Devolution of forest-related rights: Comparative analyses of six developing countries. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 33. 162 p. See full text (pdf) and abstract (in Finnish and in English).

Laxén, J. 2007. Is prosopis a curse or a blessing? – An ecological economic analysis of an invasive alien tree species in Sudan. Doctoral thesis. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 32. 199 p. The thesis is also published in eThesis publications. Whole thesis available as pdf file.

Raddad, E.Y. 2006. Tropical dryland agroforestry on clay soils: analysis of systems based on Acacia senegal in the Blue Nile region, Sudan. Doctoral thesis. Univ. of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 30. 98 p. The thesis is published in eThesis publications. pdf file.

Eskonheimo, A. 2006. Women, environmental changes and forestry-related development: Gender-affected roles of rural people in land degradation and environmental rehabilitation in a dry region of Sudan. Doctoral thesis. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 29. 214 p. The thesis is published in eThesis publications.

Hares, M. 2006. Community forestry and environmental literacy in northern Thailand: Towards collaborative natural resource management and conservation. Doctoral thesis. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 28. 220 p. The thesis is published in eThesis publications.

Glover, E.K. 2005. Tropical dryland rehabilitation: Case study on participatory forest management in Gedaref, Sudan. Doctoral thesis. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 27. 183 p. See full text in pdf-format.

Abdalla, G.M. 2005. Improvement of Acacia senegal agroforestry: Ecophysiological characteristics as indicators for tree-crop interaction on sandy soil in western Sudan. Doctoral thesis. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 26. 100 p. See full text in pdf-format

Appiah, M. 2003. Domestication of an indigenous tropical forest tree: Silvicultural and socio-economic studies on Iroko (Milicia excelsa) in Ghana. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 25. 104 p. See full text in pdf-format

Yirdaw, E. 2002. Restoration of the native woody-species diversity, using plantation species as foster trees, in the degraded highlands of Ethiopia. Doctoral thesis. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 24. See full text in pdf-format

Otsamo, A. 2001. Forest plantations on Imperata grasslands in Indonesia – establishment, silviculture and utilization potential. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 23. 85 p. See full text in pdf-format

Koskela, J. 2000. Growth of grass-stage Pinus merkusii seedlings as affected by interaction between structure and function. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry rep. 20.

Otsamo, R. 2000. Integration of indigenous tree species into fast-growing forest plantations on Imperata grasslannds in Indonesia. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 21.

Li, C. 1999. Drought adaptation and genetic diversity in Eucalyptus microtheca. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 18.

Suoheimo, J. 1999. Natural regeneration of sal (Shorea robusta) in the terai region, nepal. Univ. helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 19.

Huang, W. 1998. Productive coexistence and gain in agroforestry systems. Acta Forestalia Fennica 260. 72 p. Abstract

El Fadl, M. A. 1997. Management of Prosopis juliflora for use in agroforestry systems in the Sudan. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 16. 107 p.

Mustafa, A. F. 1997. Regeneration of Acacia seyal forests on the dryland of the Sudan clay plain. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 15. 103 p.

Sharawi, H.A. 1997. Socioeconomic evaluation of land-use alternatives in the Blue Nile flood basin of the Sudan. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 14. 62 p + app. Abstract.

Tuomela, K. 1997. Physiological and morphological responses of Eucalyptus microtheca provenances to water availability in tropical drylands. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 13. 60 p., app.

Ibrahim, A.M. 1996. Genetic variation in Faidherbia albida: Implications for conservation of genetic resources and tree development. University of Helsinki Tropical Forestry Reports 11. 86 p. Abstract.

Kaarakka, V. 1996. Management of bushland vegetation using rainwater harvesting in eastern Kenya. Acta Forestalia Fennica 253. 93 p. Abstract.

Pipatwattanakul, D. 1996. An analysis of the functional and structural basis of the yield in Eucalyptus camaldulensis grown in Thailand. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 12.

Johansson, S. 1995. Forestry in irrigation schemes with special reference to the Bura Irrigation and Settlement Project, Kenya. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 10. 115 p., app. Abstract.

Luangjame, J. 1990. Salinity effects in Eucalyptus camaldulensis and Combretum quadrangulare: Ecophysiological and morphological studies. Acta Forestalia Fennica 214. 105 p. Abstract

Sirikul, W. 1990. Shoot growth and flower development in tropical pines: Studies on genetic and environmental variation. Univ. Helsinki Tropical Forestry Rep. 6.

Atipanumpai, L. 1989. Acacia mangium: Studies on the genetic variation in ecological and physiological characteristics of a fast-growing plantation tree species. Acta Forestalia Fennica 206. 92 p.