Publications

Explore publications from the PASTRES project on this page. You can also view a selected list of background publications on PASTRES themes.

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Online course: Pastoralism and Uncertainty

Online course: Pastoralism and UncertaintyPASTRES has produced an online course on ‘Pastoralism and Uncertainty’ based on our PhD programme. This open access course introduces key concepts, debates and real-life cases related to pastoralism around the world, for people to study at their own pace.

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Bibliography

on-the-moveOn the Move: A Bibliography on Pastoralism Research, Institute of Development Studies, 1970-2020
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IDS, March 2020


Special issues

IDS Bulletin: Fifty Years of Research on Pastoralism and Development
edited by Ian Scoones, May 2020


Books and book chapters

Nori, M. and Farinella, D. (2020) Lessons from the Mountains: Mobility and migrations in Euro-Mediterranean agro-pastoralism, Chapter in Rye, J.F. and O’Reilly, K. (eds.) International Labour Migration to Europe’s Rural Regions, Routledge (OPEN ACCESS)

Nori, M. and Farinella, D. (2020) Migration, Agriculture and Rural Development, IMISCOE short reader

Nori, M. (2018) Migration, Agriculture and Rural Territories in the Mediterranean, Mediterra 2018: Migration and Inclusive Rural Development in the Mediterranean, Paris: CIHEAM

Nori, M. (2018) Rural Migrations and Mediterranean Agricultural Systems, IEMed Mediterranean Yearbook 2018, Barcelona: IEMed


Journal articles

Maru, N. (2020) A Relational View of Pastoral (im)mobilities, Nomadic Peoples 24 (2)

Pappagallo, L and Semplici, G. (2020) Methodological Mess: Doing Research in Contexts of High Variability, Nomadic Peoples 24 (2)

Mohamed, T.; Taye, M.; Maru, N. Tsering, P.; Bum, T.; Simula, G. and Farinella, D. (2020) COVID-19 and Pastoralism: Reflections from Three Continents,  The Journal of Peasant Studies, DOI: 10.1080/03066150.2020.1808969

Scoones, I (2020) Pastoralists and Peasants: Perspectives on Agrarian Change, The Journal of Peasant Studies, DOI: 10.1080/03066150.2020.1802249

Nori, M. and Scoones, I. (2019) Pastoralism, Uncertainty and Resilience: Global Lessons from the Margins, Pastoralism 9 (10)

Scoones, I. (2018) Review of The End of Desertification? Disputing Environmental Change in the Drylands by Roy H. Behnke and Michael Mortimore, Pastoralism 8(26)

Rossi, M,; Rembold, F.; Bolognesi, M.; Nori, M.; Mureithi, S. and Nyberg, G. (2018) Mapping Land Enclosures and Vegetation Cover Changes in the Surroundings of Kenya’s Dadaab Refugee Camps with Very High Resolution Satellite Imagery, Land Degradation and Development, 3 (30)

Gongbuzeren.; Huntsinger, L. and Li, W. (2018). Rebuilding pastoral social-ecological resilience on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau in response to changes in policy, economics, and climateEcology and Society 23(2)

Gongbuzeren.; Zhang, Z. and Wu, J. (2019) How do Market-Based Rangeland Institutional Reforms affect Herders Engagement with Credit Loans within the Pastoral Regions of the Tibetan Plateau?, Journal of Rural Studies 73


Working papers

Nori, M., (2019) Herding Through Uncertainties – Regional Perspectives. Exploring the interfaces of pastoralists and uncertainty. Results from a literature review, EUI Working Paper RSCAS 2019/68, San Domenico di Fiesole: European University Institute

Nori, M., (2019) Herding Through Uncertainties – Principles and Practices. Exploring the interfaces of pastoralists and uncertainty. Results from a literature review, EUI Working Paper RSCAS 2019/69, San Domenico di Fiesole: European University Institute

Scoones, I. (2019) What is Uncertainty and Why Does it Matter? STEPS Working Paper 105, Brighton: ESRC STEPS Centre

Roe, E. (2019) A New Policy Narrative for Pastoralism? Pastoralists as Reliability Professionals and Pastoralist Systems as Infrastructure, STEPS Working Paper 113, Brighton: ESRC STEPS Centre


Briefings

Nori, M. and Triandafyllidou, A. (2019) Mediterranean Interfaces: Agriculture, Rural Development and Migration: Forward-Looking Policies and Programmes for an Integrated Approach, Global Governance Programme Policy Brief, Italy: European University Institute

Taye, M.; Alulu, V.; Gobu, W. and Jensen, N. (2019) Livestock Insurance Payouts and Coping Strategies of Pastoralists During Drought. ILRI Research Brief 90, Nairobi: International Livestock Research Institute

Corrado, A.; Nori, M.; Caruso, F.; Lo Cascio, M.; Palumbo, L. and Triandafyllidou, A. (2018) Is Italian Agriculture a ‘Pull Factor’ for Irregular Migration? If so, Why? Technical Report Open Society Policy Brief, Brussels: Open Society European Policy Institute


Reports

Nori, M.; Triandafyllidou, A.; Hénaff, H.; Robert, C.; Castro, G.; Abdelali-Martini, M. and Provenzano, G. (2018)  A Better Understanding of the Drivers and Impacts for Forward-looking Policies and Programmes, Forum on Agriculture, Rural Development and Migration in the Mediterranean, Italy: European University Institute

Corrado, A.; Nori, M.; Caruso, F.; Lo Cascio, M.; Palumbo, L. and Triandafyllidou, A. (2018) Is Italian Agriculture a ‘Pull Factor’ for Irregular Migration, if so Why? Policy Brief,  Open Society Policy Brief, Brussels: Open Society European Policy Institute