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Combined Documents

The combined document database includes all the documents in the following databases: key resilience documents, education documents, water documents, and irrigation documents. The documents are sorted by date, with the latest appearing first. They have also been classified by subject, based on DLCI’s subject categorization which can be viewed/downloaded at: (click to download).

The database is no means comprehensive but aims to promote public sharing and exchange of documents to improve policy and practice. Please send other documents or comments or suggestions to info@dlci-hoa.org.

Title Author Organization Sub-Subject Type Of Document Date
Exploratory irrigation water suitability study Vaughan, R. A. Wajir County & Cropnuts Laboratory Services Irrigation Study February 2016
Framework for Improved Integrated Education in the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands of Kenya Daniel Wesonga ECHO ECHO Education resource 2015
Good Practice Principles Water Development in the Dry lands of the Horn of Africa S. Avery and V. Tilstone FAO/DLCI FAO/DLCI Report 2015
Turkana aquifer discoveries and development proposal Avery, S. DLCI DLCI Report 2014
Water development and irrigation in Karamoja, Uganda Avery, S. ACT Alliance/DLCI Water Report 2014
National Education Sector Plan - Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Republic of Kenya Policy analysis Plan 2014
The Turkana Aquifer discoveries and development proposals Avery, S. DLCI Water Brief 2014
Environmentally Sound Design (ESD) sector environmental guidelines for small-scale dryland agriculture - USAID Crop agriculture Report 2014
Good practice for water development for the drylands Misri, S. & Nicol, A. IUCN,ACF,DLCI Humanitarian Aid and Civil protection IUCN,ACF,DLCI Humanitarian Aid and Civil protection Report 2013
Update on the inter-county quality node on peace education - Ministry of Education - Kenya Education resources Report 2013
Review of the Report: Advanced Survey of Groundwater Resources of Northern and Central Turkana County, Kenya Radar Technologies International Radar Technologies International Water Brief 2013
Uwezo Regional Monitoring Framework & Plan Final Version 2013 - Uwezo/Twaweza Education resources Report 2013
Livelihoods and basic service support in the drylands of the Horn of Africa: A brief prepared by the Technical Consortium, ILRI Morton, J. & Kerven, C. CGIAR & FAO Resilience general Technical 2013 2013
Good practices in water development in dryland regions Misri, S. & Nicol, A. IUCN, REGLAP, ACF Water Report 2013
Are Our Children Learning? Literacy and Numeracy Across East Africa: Facts to remember based on evidence generated from the Uwezo Annual Learning Assessment conducted in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda in 2012. - Uwezo Education resources Summary brief 2013
Are Our Children Learning? Literacy and Numeracy Across East Africa - Uwezo Education resources Report 2013
Counting the costs: replacing pastoralism with irrigated agriculture in the Awash valley, north-eastern Ethiopia Benke, R. & Kerven, C. IIED Irrigation Report 2013
Summary of the media event on irrigated crop agriculture in the drylands of Kenya - DLCI Crop agriculture Minutes 2013
Irrigating Kenya’s drylands – food for thought Avery, S. DLCI Irrigation Brief 2013
Opportunities and Threats of Irrigation Development in Kenya’s Drylands OCRA Company Limited FAO Irrigation Report 2013
Summary Brief: The place of crop agriculture in resilience building in the drylands of the Horn of Africa: an opportunity or a threat? - DLCI/GROW Crop agriculture Brief 2013
The place of crop agriculture for resilience building in the drylands of the Horn of Africa: an opportunity or a threat? Mortimore, M. DLCI/GROW Crop agriculture Report 2013
Mobile Pastoralists and Education: Strategic Options Kratli, S. & Dyer, C. IIED Education resources Study 2012
Are our Children Learning? Literacy and Numeracy across East Africa - Uwezo Education resources Report 2012
Reaching pastoralists with formal education: A distance-learning strategy for Kenya Siele, D, Swift, J, & Krätli, S. - Education resources Report 2012
Are our children learning? Summary on key findings - Uwezo Kenya Education resources Report 2012
Good practice guidelines for water development Somali Regional State of Ethiopia Somali Regional State of Ethiopia Water Guide 2012
The project on development of the national water master plan 2030 in the Republic of Kenya: Draft final report, Vol 1 - JICA Water Report 2012
Are Our Children Learning? Annual Learning Assessment Report - Uwezo Kenya Education resources Report 2012
Are our Children Learning? Summary of key findings: Primary facts on learning levels - Uwezo Kenya Education resources Report 2012
An Empirical Investigation of Viability of Alternative Approaches to Basic Education among the Samburu Nomadic Pastoralists Of Northern Kenya Lanyasunya, A, Ogogo, C & Waweru, S. - Basic education Report 2012
Assestment of the educational, livelihood living conditions and welfare of Somalia pastoralists Carr-hill, R. & Ondijo, D. ADESO Education resources Survey 2011
Role of education in livelihoods in the livelihood in the Somalia region of Ethiopia Jackson, E. Feinstein International Center Education resources Study 2011
Kenya Groundwater governance case study Mumma, A., Lane, M., Kairu, E., Tuinhof, A., & Hir Water Partnership Program Water Report 2011
Getting to the hardest-to-reach strategy Kratli, S. & Swift, J. IIED Distance learning Study 2011
Evaluation of the Mobile Alternative Basic Education for Karamoja (ABEK). Manyire, H. Save the Children, Uganda Non-formal education Report 2011
Flexible Approach to Basic Education FABE: Final Evaluation Fentiman, A and Abdi, H. African Education Trust Basic education Report 2011
Nigeria Reaching out to the disadvantaged: Nomads, adults and children in difficult circumstances Bah-Lalya, Ibrahima, B., Esi, S. and Oghenerume, C ADEA (Association for the Development of Education in Africa). Education resources Report 2011
Implementing Nigeria’s Nomadic Education Programme (NEP) Abbo, B. National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE), Kaduna, Nigeria Policy analysis Brief 2011
Education at a glance OECD Publishing. - Education resources Study 2011
Bringing Books to Pastoral Communities: Camel libraries in the Somali region Berry, N. REGLAP Education resources Article 2011
From Policy to Practice: Scaling up access to quality basic education for nomadic populations in Kenya Fitzgibbon, C. REGLAP Basic education Article 2011
Are Our Children Learning? Annual Learning Assessment Report Mugo, J., Kaburu, A., Limboro, C. & Kimutai A. Uwezo Kenya Education resources Report 2011
Are Our Children Learning? Annual Learning Assessment Report Summary and Key Findings - Uwezo Kenya Education resources Report 2011
Are our Children Learning? Literacy and Numeracy across East Africa - Uwezo Education resources Report 2011
Taking the Camel Through the Eye of a Needle: Enhancing Pastoral Resilience Through Education Policy in Kenya Idris, A. - Policy analysis Report 2011
School Feeding Programs in Kenya: Transitioning to a Homegrown Approach Langinger, N. - Education resources Report 2011
Good practice principles: Guidelines for water development in the drylands of Africa Gitonga, M. REGLAP/FAO Water Good practice principles 2011
Getting to the hardest-to-reach: strategy to provide education to nomadic communities in Kenya through distance learning Swift, J. & Kratli, S. IIED and MNKOAL Distance learning Strategy March 2010
Towards Education for Nomads: Community Perspectives in Kenya Birch, I., Cavanna, S., Abkula, D. & Hujale, D. IIED Education resources Study 2010
Workshop report on Nomadic Education in Kenya, Nakuru. - MNKOAL - Kenya Education resources Report 2010
A Strategy to Provide Education to Nomadic Communities in Kenya though Distance Learning. - MDNKOAL Distance learning Strategy 2010
Dakar + 10: The Elusive EFA Goal: Education Provision in the Arid Lands of Kenya. Mugo, J. and Ruto, S. - Education resources Report 2010
Impact Evaluation of WFP School Feeding Programmes in Kenya (1999-2008): A Mixed-Methods Approach Finan, T. World Food Program Education resources Report 2010
Are Our Children Learning? Annual Learning Assessment Kenya 2010:Summary and Key Findings - Uwezo Kenya Education resources Report 2010
Guidelines on Spate Irrigation Van Steenbergen, F., Lawrence, P., Haile, M., Salm FAO Irrigation Report 2010
Impact Assessment of Small?Scale Pump Irrigation in the Somali Region of Ethiopia - PLI Irrigation Assessment report 2010
Can formal education reduce risks for drought prone pastoralists? A case study from Baringo district, Kenya. Little, P, Aboud, A, & Lenachuru, C. - Policy analysis Report 2009
Educational Marginalization in Northern Kenya, Background Paper to the ‘Education for All Global Monitoring Report 2010 Ruto, S, Ongweny, Z, & Mugo, J. UNESCO & EFAGMR Education resources Report 2009
Assessment of Local Production for School Feeding in Kenya - USDA (Foreign Agricultural Service) Education resources Report 2009
The School of Life: Education in a Pastoralist Community - Save the Children Basic education Book 2009
Challenging orthodoxies: understanding poverty in pastoral areas of east Africa Little, P, McPeak, J, Barrett, C, & Krisjanson, P. - Resilience general Report 2008
Education for Pastoralists: Flexible approaches, workable models Anis, K. USAID & Pact Ethiopia Education resources Report 2008
The Tragedy Is On, The Tragedy Is Over: Pastoral Challenges and Opportunities for Conservation Agriculture Nori, M. & Neely, C. - Crop agriculture Report 2008
Survey of ICT and Education in Africa: A Summary Report Farrell, G. & Isaacs, S. InfoDev Education resources Report 2007
Alternative Basic Education in African Countries Emerging from Conflict Dennis C. & Fentiman A. DFID Basic education Report 2007
Radio Literacy and Life Skills for Out-of-School Youth in Somalia Brophy, M. & Page, E. - Education resources Report 2007
The Policy and Practice of Educational Service Provision for Pastoralists in Tanzania Bishop, E. - Policy analysis Report 2007
Alternative Basic Education Karamoja: A review report Development Education Consultancy Save the Children Basic education Report 2006
Vulnerable livelihoods in Somali Region, Ethiopia Devereux, S. IDS (Institute of Development Studies) Resilience general Report 2006
Water resources management rules - Water Resources Management Authority Water Guidelines 2006
Dryland agriculture: Dynamics, challenges and priorities Bantilan, M, Anand, F, Babu, Anupama, G, H Deepthi ICRISAT Crop agriculture Report 2006
Are our children learning? Summary on key findings - Uwezo Kenya Basic education Report 2006
Learning to improve education policy for pastoralists in Kenya Legget, I. Oxfam Policy analysis Study 2005
Improving educational quality through interactive radio instruction - World bank Distance learning Toolkit 2005
Improving the Quality of Nomadic Education in Nigeria: Going Beyond Access and Equity Tahir, G, Muhammad, N, & Mohammed, A. Association for the Development of Education in Africa Education resources Report 2005
Education of nomadic people in East Africa: Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda Carrhill R. and Peart E IIEP (International Institute for Educational Training) Education resources Report 2005
Learning to improve education policy for pastoralists in Kenya Legget, I. - Distance learning Report 2005
Grow More Food with Less Water Training and Discussion Notes on Drip Irrigation for Extension staff Lusaka, N. ALIN Crop agriculture Report 2004
Drip irrigation: Options for smallholder farmers in eastern and southern Africa Sijali, I. RELMA (SIDA) Irrigation Report 2001
Adult education package for drylands of East Africa: Environmental care and dryland agriculture - LIANA Adult education Study -
The Lower Shabelle Irrigation Scheme in Ethiopia: An assessment of productive options. - Livestock, Crop and Rural Development Bureau Irrigation Assessment report -

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