Bulle Dabasso

Co-Supervised Student (ReLOAD Project)
University of Nairobi, Faculty of Agriculture,
Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology (LARMAT)

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Training Dabasso holds a Bsc in Natural Resource Management from Egerton University, Kenya, and a Msc in Natural Resource Management and Sustainable Agriculture from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway. In addition, he did short-term trainings relevant to environmental research and management including Agricultural Product Value Chain (APVC) analysis, gender mainstreaming, Geographical Information System (GIS), applied statistics and proposal writing skills.
Career Dabasso works for the Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) as senior research officer in the range management section. For more than six years, he has been implementing environmental research in dry land of northern Kenya. His research activities have contributed to scientific knowledge and were published in peer-reviewed journals.
Research Dabasso's research interest includes participatory rangeland management, pastoralism adaptation and resilience to changing climate and improvement of food security and incomes in pastoral societies through efficient and sustainable livestock production and marketing.
Current Research Projects
Dabasso is currently undertaking PhD research on Assessing requirements, relevance and importance of stratified systems of pastoral production and marketing of cattle in Kenya, within the collaborative research project on “Reducing Losses and Adding Value in East African Food Value Chains (ReLOAD)” funded by Global Food Security Programme (GlobE) of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). His research aims at generating information relevant for improving quality, prices and market access of cattle breeders in pastoral areas of Kenya through stratified systems of production and marketing.