Pastoral livelihoods of the Fulani on the Jos Plateau of Nigeria

@inproceedings{Majekodunmi2018PastoralLO,
  title={Pastoral livelihoods of the Fulani on the Jos Plateau of Nigeria},
  author={Ayodele O. Majekodunmi and Akinyemi O Fajinmi and Charles Dongkum and Alexandra P. M. Shaw and Susan Christina Welburn},
  year={2018}
}
The Jos Plateau is an important cattle-producing area in Nigeria, with a high concentration of pastoral Fulani. In recent decades, pastoralist studies have focused on arid and semi-arid areas, with few based in the sub-humid zones, such as the Jos Plateau. There have been significant socio-economic and agricultural changes in this area over time which makes it necessary to assess current pastoral livelihood strategies. A pastoral livelihood analysis of 66 individual households/herds across 30… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 136 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
7 Citations
44 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-7 of 7 extracted citations

136 Citations

0100200201620172018
Citations per Year
Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 136 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 44 references

Productivity of transhumant Fulani cattle in the inner Niger Delta of Mali

  • KT Wagenaar, A Diallo, AR Sayers.
  • ILCA Research Report No. 13. Addis Ababa…
  • 1986
Highly Influential
12 Excerpts

Policies and strategies to address the vulnerability of pastoralists in sub-Saharan Africa

  • N. Rass
  • Rome: Pro-Poor Livestock Policy Initiative, Food…
  • 2006
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Natural resource conflicts in North-Central Nigeria: A handbook and case studies

  • R. Blench
  • Cambridge: Mallam Dendo Ltd.
  • 2004
Highly Influential
10 Excerpts

The transformation of conflict between pastoralists and cultivators in Nigeria

  • R. Blench
  • www.rogerblench.info. Accessed 20 June 2009.
  • 2003
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

The Jos crisis: A recurrent Nigerian tragedy

  • A. Higazi
  • Discussion Paper No. 2. Abuja: Friedrich Ebert…
  • 2011
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Social mobilization and collective violence: Vigilantes and militias in the lowlands of Plateau State, Central Nigeria

  • A. Higazi
  • Africa: Journal of the International African…
  • 2008
Highly Influential
2 Excerpts

The production parameters influencing the composition and structure of pastoral cattle herds in a semi-arid area of Kenya

  • S Roderick, P Stevenson, J Ndungu
  • Animal Science
  • 1998
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice

  • Majekodunmi
  • 2014

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…