Basic drivers: environment and seasonality
22 October 2020
Objective: To highlight and promote understanding of the seasonal and inter annual variability in climate, environment and ecology of drylands and implications for the underlying drivers of acute malnutrition, the seasonality of wasting and disease and on international action.
Anastasia Marshak, Researcher, Feinstein International Center, Tufts University
Elena Naumova, Professor and Chair of the Division of Nutrition Epidemiology and Data Sciences, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University
Hussein Sulieman, Professor and Director of the Centre for Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems, University of Gadarif, Sudan
Saverio Krätli, Researcher Specializing on Pastoralism, editor of Nomadic Peoples, the journal of the ‘Commission on Nomadic Peoples’ of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Studies (IUAES)