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dr. A.F.M. (Fred) Zaal

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
GPIO : Docenten GPIO

Visiting address
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
Postal address
Contact details
  • Publications

    2012

    2005

    • Ros-Tonen, M. A. F., Zaal, A. F. M., & Dietz, A. J. (2005). Reconciling conservation goals and livelihood needs: New forest management perspectives in the 21st century. In M. A. F. Ros-Tonen, & A. J. Dietz (Eds.), African forests between nature and livelihood resources: Interdisciplinary studies in conservation and forest management (pp. 3-29). Lewiston NY: The Edwin Mellen Press. [details]
    • ole Siloma, M., & Zaal, A. F. M. (2005). Neo-African governance: Old and new institutions for resource conflict resolution. In M. A. F. Ros-Tonen, & A. J. Dietz (Eds.), African forests between nature and livelihood resources: Interdisciplinary studies in conservation and forest management (pp. 255-283). Lewiston NY: The Edwin Mellen Press. [details]

    2004

    • Brons, J. E., Zaal, A. F. M., Kersbergen, L., & Ruben, R. (2004). Livelihood strategies and development pathways at household and village level. In A. J. Dietz, R. Ruben, & A. Verhagen (Eds.), The impact of climate change on Drylands. With a focus on West Africa (pp. 267-291). Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers. [details]
    • Quarles van Ufford, P. E. J., & Zaal, A. F. M. (2004). The transfer of trust: Ethnicities as economic institutions in the livestock trade in West and East Africa. Africa, 74(2), 121-145. https://doi.org/10.3366/afr.2004.74.2.121 [details]
    • Verhagen, A., Dietz, A. J., Ruben, R., van Dijk, H., de Jong, J. D. A., Zaal, A. F. M., ... van Keulen, H. (2004). Climate change and food security in the drylands of West Africa. In A. J. Dolman, A. Verhagen, & C. A. Rovers (Eds.), Global environmental change and land use Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers. [details]
    • Verhagen, J., Put, M., Zaal, A. F. M., & van Keulen, H. (2004). Climate change and drought risks for agriculture. In A. J. Dietz, R. Ruben, & A. Verhagen (Eds.), The impact of climate change on Drylands. With a focus on West Africa (pp. 49-59). Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M., & Diallo, A. (2004). Change and adaptation in livestock-producing region: Northeastern Burkina Faso. In A. J. Dietz, R. Ruben, & A. Verhagen (Eds.), The impact of climate change on Drylands. With a focus on West Africa (pp. 243-265). Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers. [details]
    • Zaal, F., Dietz, T., Brons, J. E., van der Geest, K., & Ofori-Sarpong, E. (2004). Sahelian livelihoods on the rebound. A critical analysis of rainfall drought index and yields in Sahelian agriculture. In A. J. Dietz, R. Ruben, & A. Verhagen (Eds.), The Impact of Climate Change on Drylands, with a focus on West Africa (pp. 61-77). (Environment & Policy; No. 39). Dordrecht/Boston/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers. [details]

    2003

    • Verhagen, A., Dietz, A. J., Ruben, R., van Dijk, H., de Jong, A., Zaal, A. F. M., ... van Keulen, H. (2003). Climate change and food security in the Drylands of West Africa. In A. J. Dolman, A. Verhagen, & C. A. Rovers (Eds.), Global environmental change and land use (pp. 167-186). Dordrecht/ Boston/ London: Kluwer Academic Publishers. [details]

    2002

    • Baud, I. S. A., Post, J., & Zaal, A. F. M. (2002). Nieuwe ontwikkelingen in de Sociale Geografie en Planologie van ontwikkelingslanden. In H. Knippenberg, & M. van Schendelen (Eds.), Alles heeft zijn plaats: 125 jaar geografie en planologie aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam, 1877-2002 (pp. 213-234). Amsterdam: Aksant. [details]
    • Dietz, A. J., & Zaal, A. F. M. (2002). The Provisioning of African cities, with Ouagadougou as a case study. In I. S. A. Baud, & J. Post (Eds.), Realigning actors in an urbanizing world: Institutions and governance in an international perspective (pp. 265-286). Aldershot: Ashgate. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M., & Oostendorp, R. (2002). Explaining a miracle. Intensification and the transition towards sustainable small-scale agriculture in dryland Machakos and Kitui Districts, Kenya. World Development, 7(30), 1271-1287. [details]

    2001

    • Degen, A. A., Nunow, A., Zaal, A. F. M., Otieno, D. A., & Hoorweg, J. C. (2001). Market Dependence of Pastoralists in Kenya and Israel. (NIRP Research for Policy Series; No. 8). Amsterdam: KIT publishers. [details]
    • Dietz, A. J., & Zaal, A. F. M. (2001). The provisioning of African cities, with Ouagadougou as a case study. In I. Baud, J. Post, L. de Haan, & T. Dietz (Eds.), Re-aligning Government, Civil Society and the market. New Challenges in urban and regional development. Essays in honour of G.A. de Bruijne (pp. 309-328). Amsterdam: AGIDS.
    • Dietz, A. J., Nunow, A., Roba, A. W., & Zaal, A. F. M. (2001). Pastoral Commercialisation: On Caloric Terms of Trade and Related Issues. In M. Salih, T. Dietz, & A. G. M. Ahmed (Eds.), African Pastoralism. Conflict, Institutions and Government (pp. 194-234). London & Sterling Virginia: Pluto Press/OSSREA. [details]
    • Downing, T., Karanja, F., Karrouk, S., Zaal, A. F. M., & Salih, M. A. M. (2001). Precipitation variability and food security. In E. Ehlers, & T. Kraft (Eds.), Understanding the Earth System. Compartments, processes and interactions Springer. [details]

    1999

    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1999). Economic Integration in pastoral areas. Commercialisation and social change among Kenya's Maasai. Nomadic Peoples, 2. [details]
    • Zaal, F., & Dietz, A. J. (1999). Pastoral commoditization in Kenya. In V. Broch-due, & D. M. Anderson (Eds.), The poor are not use us. Poverty and pastoralism in Eastern Africa. (pp. 162-198). Oxford/Nairobi/Athens: Ohio University Press. [details]
    • de Haan, L. J., Quarles van Ufford, P. E. J., & Zaal, A. F. M. (1999). Cross- border cattle marketing in Sub-Sahara Africa since 1900. Geographical patterns and government-induced change. In T. Dijkstra, H. L. van der Laan, & A. van Tilburg (Eds.), Agricultural Marketing in Tropical Africa. Conributions from the Netherland (pp. 205-226). Ashgate: Aldershot. [details]

    2009

    • Burger, K., & Zaal, F. (2009). Sustainable land management in the tropics: Explaining the miracle. (International land management series). Aldershot: Ashgate. [details]

    1999

    • Brons, M., & Zaal, A. F. M. (1999). Land use, productivity and degradation in West Africa, the natural environment and society under conditions of climate change in South Mali. Wageningen/Amsterdam: AUW/UvA. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1999). Investments in the quality of land for sustainable land use. Report on a farmer survey in Machakos and Kitui Districts, Kenya, NWO project on the Agricultural transition towards tropical land use. Amsterdam: AGIDS. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1999). Land use, productivity and degradation in West africa, the natural environment and society under conditions of climate change in South Mali, Report for the ICCD project/NRP. Wageningen/Amsterdam: AUW/UvA. [details]

    1998

    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1998). Maasai Pastoralists in Kajiado District. Unknown Publisher. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1998). Market involvement of pastoral households in Kajiado District, Kenya. Unknown Publisher. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M., Laman, M., & Sourang, C. M. (1998). Resource conservation or short term food needs? Designing incentives for natural resource management. Unknown Publisher. [details]
    • de Haan, L. J., Quarles van Ufford, P. E. J., & Zaal, A. F. M. (1998). Cross-border cattle marketing in Sub-Saharan Africa since 1900. Geographical patterns and government induced change. In T. L. van der Laan, T. Dijkstra, & A. van Tilburg (Eds.), Agricultural Marketing in Tropical Africa Ashgate: Avebury publishers.
    • de Haan, L. J., Quarles van Ufford, P. E. J., & Zaal, A. F. M. (1998). Cross-border cattle marketing in Sub-Saharan Africa since 1900: geographial patterns and government-induced change. In L. van de Laan, T. Dijkstra, & A. van Tilburg (Eds.), Agricultural marketing in Tropical Africa Avebury: Ashgate.
    • de Haan, L. J., Quarles van Ufford, P. E. J., & Zaal, A. F. M. (1998). Cross-border cattle marketing in Sub-Saharan Africa since 1900: geographical patterns and government-induced change. In L. van de Laan, T. Dijkstra, & A. van Tilburg (Eds.), Agricultural marketing in Tropical Africa Ashgate: Avebury.

    1991

    • Dietz, A. J., Zaal, F., de Graaf, M., & Moyo, S. (1991). Afrika : Burkina Faso, Zimbabwe. Utrecht: Libertas. [details]

    1985

    • Dietz, A. J., Zaal, A. F. M., & van Tienhoven, I. (1985). Masol location, West Pokot district, Kenya. (Locational development profile). Elgeyo Marakwet: Kapenguria. [details]

    2013

    • Dietz, T., Bymolt, R., Bélemvire, A., van der Geest, K., de Groot, D., Millar, D., ... Zaal, F. (2013). PADev guidebook: participatory assessment of development. Amsterdam: KIT publishers. [details]

    2009

    • Dietz, T., & Zaal, F. (2009). Mannen waarderen een weg, vrouwen onderwijs: essay. Internationale Samenwerking, 2009(5), 30-31. [details]
    • Dietz, T., Obeng, F., & Zaal, F. (2009). Participatory, holistic evaluation of development initiatives in Sandema (Builsa District) Upper East Region Ghana. Amsterdam: A'dam inst. for Metro. & intern. develop. Studies. [details]
    • Dietz, T., Obeng, F., Obure, J., & Zaal, F. (2009). Subjective truths: participatory development assessment. The Broker, 15, 19-21. [details]
    • Okeyo-Owuor, J. B., Kipkemboi, J., van Dam, A., & Zaal, F. (2009). The ecology of livelihoods in East African papyrus wetlands: wetland conservation and utilization in the context of local and global change (ECOLIVE): inception wor kshop: 20-22 August 2009, Kisumu Hotel, Kisumu, Kenya: report. [Delft]: UNESCO-IHE [etc.]. [details]

    2006

    • Zaal, A. F. M., Ole Siloma, M., Andiema, R., & Kotomei, A. (2006). The geography of integration: Cross-border livestock trade in East Africa. In J. G. Mc Peak, & P. D. Little (Eds.), Pastoral livestock marketing in Eastern Africa: Research and policy challenges London: ITDG. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M., Ole Siloma, M., Mwangi, K., & Leposo, J. (2006). Feasibility study of a livestock marketing project in Narok District, Kenya. onbekend: A'dam inst. for Metro. & intern. develop. Studies. [details]

    2003

    • Zaal, A. F. M., Dietz, A. J., Broekhuis, A., Belemvire, A., Millar, D., Obeng, F. K., ... Zango, C. (2003). Rapport de synthèse final d'une évaluation des activités des CFA pour la lutte contre la pauvreté au Sahel. Amsterdam: Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]

    2002

    • Zaal, A. F. M. (2002). Final synthesis report of an assessment of CFA activities to combat poverty in the Sahel. onbekend: cluster AME & AGIDS. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (2002). Une évaluation de l¿Association pour le Développement de la Région de Kaya (ADRK) et de l¿Office de Développement des Eglises Evangéliques (ODE) au Burkina Faso. Évaluation du PCF (Programme de Cofinancement) sur la réduction de la pauvreté et le développement rural au Sahel. onbekend: cluster AME & AGIDS. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M., & Dietz, A. J. (2002). Samenvatting van de voorlopige resultaten van de evaluatie van armoedebestrijdingactiviteiten van geselecteerde Nederlandse medefinancieringsorganisaties in de Sahel. onbekend: cluster AME & AGIDS.

    1997

    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1997). Grains Traders and Retailers in Kajiado District, Kenya. (MDP report; No. 10). Amsterdam: Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1997). Livestock and Cereals Markets in Kajiado District, Kenya. (MDP report; No. 11). Amsterdam: Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1997). Livestock and Grain Markets in Oudalan and Seno Provinces, Burkina Faso. (Technical Report; No. 4). Amsterdam: Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1997). Market Involvement of Pastoral Households in Kajida District, Kenya. (MDP Report; No. 12). Amsterdam: Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1997). Traders in Northern Burkina Fasso. Livestock and Cereals Traders in the Provinces of Oudalan and Seno. (Technical Report; No. 3). Amsterdam: Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1997). Dryland pressures in Kenya. The Population, Policy Makers, Project Staff and Rsearchers. In H. Gooren, M. van der Glas, W. Pompe, & F. Zaal (Eds.), Under Pressure. Essays on development research Utrecht: CERES. [details]
    • van der Glas, M., Gooren, H., Pompe, W., & Zaal, A. F. M. (1997). Under pressure. Essays on development research. Utrecht: CERES. [details]

    Journal editor

    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2006). GeoJournal (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2006). WOTRO (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2006). Africa (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2006). Human Ecology (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2005). Human Ecology (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2005). Africa (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2005). GeoJournal (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2005). WOTRO (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2004). WOTRO (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2004). Africa (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2004). Human Ecology (Journal).
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (editor) (2004). GeoJournal (Journal).

    Talk / presentation

    • Zaal, A. F. M. (speaker) & Ole Siloma, M. (speaker) (27-6-2006). Contextualising conflict: Introduced institutions and political networks combating Pastoral Poverty, Paper presented at ILRI/ WB/ GL-CRSP/ USAID/ SAGA Global Livestock Research Policy Conference on Pastoralism and Poverty Reduction in East Africa, Nairobi.
    • van der Glas, M. (speaker), Bebbington, A. (speaker) & Zaal, A. F. M. (speaker) (28-4-2004). The uses of research in development NGOs: lessons from the study of rural development interventions., Paper presented at the Conference on the Ethnography of NGOs, INTRAC., Oxford, UK..
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (speaker) (8-12-1999). Pastoralists, traders and the livestock market, a case of integration., Paper presented at the African Studies Centre seminar on African traders and trade networks., Leiden.
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (speaker) (26-11-1999). Climate Change, adaptive strategies and food security in West Africa, some results of the impact of climate change on drylands., Paper presented at the conference "Understanding the earth system", Bonn.
    • Dietz, A. J. (speaker), Nunow, A. (speaker) & Zaal, A. F. M. (speaker) (21-10-1999). Pastoral commercialization: a risky business?, International Workshop on resource Competition and Sustainable Development in Eastern Africa., Addis Abada.
    • Zaal, A. F. M. (speaker) (17-6-1999). Responses to climate change and natural resource degradation in the Sahel, and analysis at village and regional level., Paper presented at the ASC seminar ..

    1998

    • Zaal, A. F. M. (1998). Pastoralism in a Global Age. Livestock marketing and pastoral commercial activities in Kenya and Burkina Faso. Amsterdam: Thela Thesis. [details]
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