Sample papers of previous work by some of the staff members:

  • Maitima, J.M., M.A. Rakotoarisoa, and E.K. Kangethe, 2009. Horn of Africa: Responding to changing markets in a context of increased competition for resources.In Livestock in changing Landscape (vol.2): Experiences and regional perspectives, 4-26, Edited by P. Gerber, H. Mooney, J. Dijkman, S. Tarawali, and C. de Haan. Washington DC: Island Press.
  • The dynamics of land use change in sub-Saharan Africa; In: Africa Synthesis. IGBP-
    START Commissioned Publication. 2007, pages 116-140.
  • Maitima, J. Rodriguez, Luis C.,  Mrigesh Kshatriya,  Simon Mugatha. 2007. Guidelines for assessing environmental and socio-economic impacts of tsetse and
    trypanosomiasis interventions.  ILRI Manuals and Guides No. 5. Book 191 pages  .
  • Rodriguez, Luis C.,  Mrigesh Kshatriya,  Simon Mugatha and Joseph Maitima. 2007. A framework for integrated impact assessment of Trypanosomiasis interventions. ILRI Manuals and Guides No 4, 37 pages.
  • Miyuki, I., Maitima, J. Kariuki, P., 2007. Crop-Livestock Diversification patterns in
    relation to income and manure use: a case study from a rift Valley community, Kenya. African Journal of Agricultural research, Vol. 2(3) 058-066.
  • Mworia-Maitima, J., Vegetation responses to climate change in central Rift Valley
    Kenya. Quaternary Research 35, 234-245. 1991.
  • Maitima, J., Reid, R.S., Gachimbi, L.N., Majule, A., Lyaruu, H., Pomeroy, D., Mugatha,S., Mathai, S., Mugisha, S.  2004. The linkages between land-use change, land degradation and biodiversity across East Africa. LUCID Working Paper Series Number 42. 2004. 63 pages.
  • Maitima, J., Reid, R.S., Gachimbi, L.N., Majule, A., Lyaruu, H., Pomeroy, D., Mugatha,S., Mathai, S., Mugisha, S.  2004 A methodological guide on how to identify trends and linkages between changes in land use, biodiversity and land degradation. LUCID Working Paper Series Number 43. 2004 41 pages.
  • Maitima Joseph and Jennifer Olson (2001). Study of Land Use change, land Degradation and Biodiversity: The LUCID GEF Project, guide to filed methods. “Cook Book” LUCID working Paper # 15. 2001.

Links to sample consultancy reports by Ecodym Africa Consultants

  • Environmental Impact Assessment Study for the Exploration Drilling for Oil and Gas in Block 2B in Wajir County in Kenya. Approved and Licensed. NEMA/EIA/5/2/1148.NEMA
  • Environmental Impacts Study Longonot Golf Resort and Holiday Homes Similarly this is mixed development for a retirement housing estate with 18 holes golf course, 5 star hotel, college, church, school, sports complex, shopping mall, shops, dams for water sports (boating, swimming and canoeing), electric fencing etc on a 2400 acres piece of land in Naivasha. Approved and Licensed. NEMA/EIA/5/2/798.NEMA
  • Environmental Impact Assessment Report for the development of Boreholes in Block 2B,Wajir County Clients was an Oil exploration company called Lion Petroleum Corp. Approved and Licensed.NEMA
  • Environmental Audit Report for the Oil and Gas seismic exploration in Block 2B in Wajir County. Approved and Licensed. NEMA/PR/5/2/12777.NEMA
  • Consultancy with Africa Union’s Pan Africa Tsetse and Trypanosomiasis Control and Eradication (AU-PATTEC) and African Development Bank (ADB) in collaboration with Kenya Government (GoK) 2007/2008. Output delivered: (1) An environmental, land use and land cover baseline surveys in three PATTEC sites in Kenya; (2) CD Interactive database for use in monitoring and impacts assessment.KENTTEC


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