Technical University of Denmark (DTU), DTU Climate Center, Denmark

Technological and Market Options for Managing Climate Change Induced Risks for Smallholder Farmers in Northern Ghana

Research project This study aims to undertake an economic analysis of technological, institutional and policy strategies for managing the effects of climatic variability and market risks in smallholder maize-legume systems in the northern regions of Ghana. The overa ... Completion report: Climate change is likely to affect (and is already affecting) the livelihoods of smallholder farmers in many parts of Africa in a negative way. African smallholders are particularly vulnerable to adverse changes in agro-cli ...
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Biofuel production from lignocellulosic materials

Research project This project will produce second generation biofuels (bioethanol, biogas and biodiesel) from lignocellulosic materials like agricultural and industrial residuals, manure and household waste. Agricultural residuals such as rice husks obtained after ha ... Project Completion Report The main objectives have been achieved through coordinated collaborative research work in 6 work packages: 1. Assessment and mapping of waste and relevant industrial plant sidestream resources. Available lignocellulo ...
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