30 June - Yonas Berhanu (LANDSAM) POSTPONED

PhD degree – Public Defence

THE DEFENCE HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO NO INTERNET IN ETHIOPIA. UPDATED INFORMATION WILL COME AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
On June 30 2020, Yonas Berhanu, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Faculty for Landscape and Society will defend his PhD thesis, "Effects of climate-smart agriculture on agricultural production, GHG emissions and livelihoods in agro-pastoral and mixed farming systems in southern Ethiopia".

30 June - Yonas Berhanu (LANDSAM) POSTPONED

Norwegian title of thesis:
Effekt av klima-smart landbruk på landbruksproduksjon, utslipp av klimagasser, og levevilkår i agro-pastorale og kombinerte jord-og husdyrproduksjonssystemer i det sørlige Etiopia.

Prescribed trial lecture:
Barriers to Transformation of Agriculture in Africa

Time: 10:00 -11:00
Place: Zoom

Time and place for the public defence:

12:15 - 12:45        Presentation of the research by the candidate
12:45 - 12:50       break
12:50 -ca 15:00  Public Defence
Place: ZOOM:

Evaluation committee:
Associate professor Sigrun Dahlin, Department of Soil and Environment, SLU, Uppsala, Sweden
Associate professor Mohamed Elfadl, Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science, Helsinki University, Finland
Professor Bishal Sitaula, Noragric, Landsam, NMBU

Supervisors:
Main supervisor: Professor Jens Aune, Noragric, Faculty of Landscape and Society, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Professor Lars Olav Eik, Noragric, Faculty of Landscape and Society, NMBU
Dr. Ayana Angassa, Hawassa University, Ethiopia
Dr. Arbeju Nurfeta, Hawassa University, Ethiopia

The doctoral thesis is available for public review.
For those who want access to the thesis please send an email to: Josie.teurlings@nmbu.no

Thesis abstract

This public defence will be held completely digital since physical presence is hindered as a result of the Corona situation. All are welcome, but please read guidelines below before you attend. This to make sure that the disputation can be held without too much interruptions and noise.

Guidelines for attending the defence on ZOOM:
- Do not use camera
- Put your microphone on mute
- If anyone has a question/comment, please use the chat function in Zoom, and the hosts of the meeting will answer you.
- The defence will be open to the public and the audience can ask ex auditorio questions when invited to do so.
- We advise you to test your own equipment before attending.

 
Published 18. juni 2020 - 6:03 - Updated 30. juni 2020 - 13:42