29 May - Abiyot Eliyas Anbacha (LANDSAM)

  • Abiyot Eliyas Anbacha
    J. Teurlings

Abiyot Eliyas Anbacha, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Faculty for Landscape and Society will defend her PhD thesis, Gendered living and responding to pastoral stressors in Borana, southern Ethiopia, 29 May 2019.


29 May - Abiyot Eliyas Anbacha (LANDSAM)

Norwegian title of thesis:

Kjønnsbaserte perspektiver på, og responsstrategier til, stressfaktorer i pastoralt levesett: en studie fra Borana, sørlige Etiopia.

Prescribed title of trial lecture:

Discuss theoretical perspectives that could be useful for analysing gender relations and women's bargaining within and beyond pastoral and agro-pastoral households; give examples of where these have been applied in Ethiopia or other developing countries.

Time and place for the trial lecture and public defence:

Wednesday 29 May at 12:15, Festsalen, Clock Building (U215), Ole Sverres plass 1, NMBU Ås.

Evaluation committee:

  • Edward Lahiff, University College Cork, Ireland
  • Associate Professor Thera Mjaaland, University of Bergen
  • Associate Professor Emeritus Trygve Berg, Noragric, Faculty of Landscape and Society, NMBU.


  • Professor Darley Kjosavik, Noragric, Faculty of Landscape and Society, NMBU
  • Professor Gufu Oba, Noragric, Faculty of Landscape and Society

The doctoral thesis will be available for public review at the NMBU library. The thesis number is 2019:34,  ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1593-5

Published 7. mai 2019 - 14:22 - Updated 29. mai 2019 - 8:09