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Tree Cover Perspectives and Climate Change Resilience in the Drylands of Matungulu Sub-County, Machakos County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2020-02)
Rapid population growth, increasing demand for land, over-exploitation and the degradation of local natural resources have led to serious socio-ecological challenges in Matungulu Sub-county. This situation, compounded ...
Nutrition-Sensitive Intervention with Selected African Indigenous Leafy Vegetables Among School-Going Children in Machakos County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2020-11)
The 2014 Kenya Demographic Health Survey (KDHS) and Micronutrient Survey report showed malnutrition among children aged 5-11 years in Kenya. In particular, malnutrition in Machakos County manifested as stunting (26.3 %), ...
Influence of Agroforestry Adoption on Ecosystem Services and Livelihoods among Smallholder Farmers in Machakos County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2021)
Agroforestry provides a number of ecosystem goods and services. Yet evidence of agroforestry supporting these perceived benefits in rural areas have increased over the last three decades. This study determined influence ...