Research & Consultancy
Research and Consultancy Projects
2012 – 2013 Functional Landscape Approach (FLA) Training for DISCOVER Programme, Malawi. Funded by Self Help Africa / Wetland Action
2012 Institutional arrangements for wetland management in Malawi. Research project funded by University of Worcester.
2008 – 2009 Local institutional arrangements for wetland management in SAB (Striking a Balance) Project Areas in Zambia and Malawi. Funded by Wetland Action (Zambia and Malawi).
2006 – 2008 Guidelines for Wetland Agriculture Interactions. Funded by FAO / Wetland Action
2006 – 2007 Food security from Ethiopia’s wetlands – humans and wild vertebrates in conflict. Funded by University of Otago.
2002 – 2003 Indigenous wetland management institutions for food security in Ethiopia. Funded by ESRC.
2002 The role of indigenous knowledge in wetland management. Funded by the British Academy.
Wood, AP, Dixon, AB and McCartney, M (2013) (eds) Wetlands and livelihoods in Africa. Earthscan, London. 281pp
Quirin, C and Dixon, AB (2012) Food security, politics and perceptions of wildlife damage in Western Ethiopia. International Journal of Pest Management, 58,2, p101114
Binns, JA, Dixon, AB and Nel, E (2011) Africa: diversity and development. Routledge, London.
Lee, B, Binns, JA and Dixon, AB (2010) The Dynamics of Urban Agriculture in Hanoi, Vietnam. Field Actions Science Reports, Special Issue 1, 8pp
Dixon, AB (2009) Local responses to marginalisation: human-wildlife conflict in Ethiopias wetlands. Geography 94, 1, p38-47.
Maconachie R, Dixon, AB and Wood, AP (2009) Decentralization and local institutional arrangements for wetland management in Ethiopia and Sierra Leone. Applied Geography 29, 2, 269-279
Buch, A and Dixon, AB (2009) South Africas working for Water programme: A win-win situation for environment and development? Sustainable Development, 17, 3, p129-141.
Dixon, A B (2008) The resilience of local wetland management institutions in Ethiopia. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography 29, 3, 341 - 357
Dixon, AB, Wood, AP, Finlayson, M and Halsema, GE (2008) Exploring agriculturewetland interactions: a framework for analysis. In: Wood, A P and Halsema, GE (Eds) Scoping agriculture-wetland interactions: Towards a sustainable multiple response strategy. FAO, Rome. p5-28.
Binns, J.A., Dixon, A.B. and Spellman, G. (2007) Sustainable development. Philip Allan Updates, London.
Dixon, A.B. (2005) Wetland sustainability and the evolution of indigenous knowledge in Ethiopia. The Geographical Journal, 171, 4, p306-323.
Dixon, A.B. (2003) Indigenous management of wetlands: experiences in Ethiopia, Ashgate, Aldershot. 260pp.
Dixon, AB (2003) The indigenous evaluation of wetlands research in Ethiopia. Development in Practice, 13, 4, p 394 - 398.
Dixon, A.B. and Wood, A.P. (2003) Wetland cultivation and hydrological management in East Africa: Matching community and hydrological needs through sustainable wetland use. Natural Resources Forum, 27, 2, p 117-129.
Dixon, A.B. (2002) The hydrological impacts and sustainability of wetland drainage cultivation in Illubabor, Ethiopia, Land Degradation and Development, 13, 1, p17-31.