Research Output 2002 2019

2019

Adaptive irrigation infrastructure — linking insights from human-water interactions and adaptive pathways

Nikkels, M. J., Kumar, S. & Meinke, H., Oct 2019, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 40, p. 37-42

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

irrigation system
irrigation
infrastructure
water
interaction

A participatory and practical irrigation scheduling in semiarid areas: the case of Gumselassa irrigation scheme in Northern Ethiopia

Yohannes, D. F., Ritsema, C. J., Eyasu, Y., Solomon, H., van Dam, J. C., Froebrich, J., Ritzema, H. P. & Meressa, A., Jun 2019, In : Agricultural Water Management. 218, p. 102-114

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

irrigation scheduling
irrigation management
Ethiopia
irrigation
farmers

Assessment of nutritional water productivity and improvement strategies for traditional vegetables in South Africa

Nyathi, M. K., 2019, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 156 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WUAcademic

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

A Synthesis on Strategic Delta Planning in Action: Wishful Thinking, Vested Practices and Unexpected Changes

Seijger, C., Van Halsema, G. E. & Korbee, D., 28 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. 62, 9, p. 1654-1674

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

strategic planning
planning process
Planning
coalition
vocabulary

Benchmarking nutritional water productivity of twenty vegetables - A review

Nyathi, M. K., Mabhaudhi, T., van Halsema, G. E., Annandale, J. G. & Struik, P. C., 20 Jul 2019, In : Agricultural Water Management. 221, p. 248-259

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

benchmarking
vegetable
vegetables
productivity
water

Biodiversity outcomes of payment for ecosystem services: lessons from páramo grasslands

Bremer, L. L., Farley, K. A., DeMaagd, N., Suárez, E., Cárate Tandalla, D., Vasco Tapia, S. & Mena Vásconez, P., 30 Mar 2019, In : Biodiversity and Conservation. 28, 4, p. 885-908

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

ecosystem service
ecosystem services
grasslands
grassland
biodiversity

Can global precipitation datasets benefit the estimation of the area to be cropped in irrigated agriculture?

Kaune, A., Werner, M., López López, P., Rodríguez, E., Karimi, P. & De Fraiture, C., 16 May 2019, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 23, 5, p. 2351-2368 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
river discharge
agriculture
water availability
irrigation
surface water

Challenges in assessing the regional feasibility of local water storage

Nikkels, M. J., van Oel, P. R., Meinke, H. & Hellegers, P. J. G. J., 16 Sep 2019, In : Water International.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

water storage
water
5 Citations (Scopus)

Colonizing rural waters: the politics of hydro-territorial transformation in the Guadalhorce Valley, Málaga, Spain

Duarte-Abadía, B. & Boelens, R., 17 Feb 2019, In : Water International. 44, 2, p. 148-168 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

politics
valley
water
environmental impact
tourism

Contested Knowledges: Water Conflicts on Large Dams and Mega-Hydraulic Development

Shah, E., Boelens, R. A. & Bruins, B., 20 May 2019, MDPI. 240 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingAcademic

Open Access
14 Citations (Scopus)

Contested Knowledges: Large Dams and Mega-Hydraulic Development

Boelens, R. A., Shah, E. & Bruins, B., 2019, In : Water. 11, 3, 27 p., 416.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
dams (hydrology)
Dams
fluid mechanics
dam
Hydraulics
4 Citations (Scopus)

Contesting Hydropower dams in the Eastern Himalaya: The Cultural Politics of Identity, Territory and Self-Governance Institutions in Sikkim, India

Dukpa, R., Joshi, D. & Boelens, R. A., 1 Mar 2019, In : Water. 11, 3, 23 p., 412.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Sikkim
water power
politics
collective action
hydropower
5 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Bolivia
dams (hydrology)
Negotiating
Rural Population
Population Groups
3 Citations (Scopus)

Do strategic delta plans get implemented? The case of the Mekong Delta Plan

Seijger, C., Hoang, V. T. M., van Halsema, G., Douven, W. & Wyatt, A., Apr 2019, In : Regional Environmental Change. 19, 4, p. 1131-1145

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

plan
agroindustry
planning system
planning process
industrialization

Environmental impact assessment of water-saving irrigation systems across 60 irrigation construction projects in northern China

Chen, X., Thorp, K. R., van Oel, P. R., Xu, Z., Zhou, B. & Li, Y., 18 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 118883.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Environmental impact assessments
environmental impact assessment
irrigation system
Irrigation
irrigation

Evolving connections, discourses and identities in rural–urban water struggles

Hommes, L., Veldwisch, G. J., Harris, L. M. & Boelens, R., 17 Feb 2019, In : Water International. 44, 2, p. 243-253 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Four perspectives on water for global food production and international trade: incommensurable objectives and implications

Vos, J., van Oel, P., Hellegers, P., Veldwisch, G. J. & Hoogesteger, J., 1 Oct 2019, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 40, p. 30-36 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

international trade
food production
world trade
water footprint
food
1 Citation (Scopus)

Global satellite-based ET products for the local level irrigation management: An application of irrigation performance assessment in the Sugarbelt of Swaziland

Karimi, P., Bongani, B., Blatchford, M. & de Fraiture, C., 23 Mar 2019, In : Remote Sensing. 11, 6, 705.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
performance assessment
irrigation
remote sensing
equity
crop
5 Citations (Scopus)

Hydraulic order and the politics of the governed: The Baba Dam in coastal Ecuador

Hidalgo-Bastidas, J. P. & Boelens, R. A., 2019, In : Water. 11, 3, 20 p., 409.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Ecuador
dams (hydrology)
politics
Politics
Dams
5 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrosocial territories, agro-export and water scarcity: capitalist territorial transformations and water governance in Peru’s coastal valleys

Damonte, G. & Boelens, R., 17 Feb 2019, In : Water International. 44, 2, p. 206-223 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

valley
development discourse
agroindustry
water
crop
2 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrosocial territories in dispute: Flows of water and power in an interbasin transfer project in Bolivia

Rocha Lopez, R. F., Boelens, R. A., Vos, J. M. C. & Rap, E. R., 2019, In : Water Alternatives. 12, 1, p. 267-284

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Bolivia
water
irrigation
political development
cultural development

Impact of land use and land cover transitions and climate on evapotranspiration in the Lake Naivasha Basin, Kenya

Odongo, V. O., van Oel, P. R., van der Tol, C. & Su, Z., 10 Sep 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 682, p. 19-30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Evapotranspiration
Land use
Catchments
Lakes
evapotranspiration
1 Citation (Scopus)

Importance of snow and glacier meltwater for agriculture on the Indo-Gangetic Plain

Biemans, H., Siderius, C., Lutz, A. F., Nepal, S., Ahmad, B., Hassan, T., von Bloh, W., Wijngaard, R. R., Wester, P., Shrestha, A. B. & Immerzeel, W. W., 1 Jul 2019, In : Nature Sustainability. 2, 7, p. 594-601 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ice Cover
Glaciers
Snow
Climate Change
snowmelt
4 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term spatial-temporal trends and variability of rainfall over Eastern and Southern Africa

Muthoni, F. K., Odongo, V. O., Ochieng, J., Mugalavai, E. M., Mourice, S. K., Hoesche-Zeledon, I., Mwila, M. & Bekunda, M., Aug 2019, In : Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 137, 3-4, p. 1869-1882 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
rainfall
gauge
trend
Southern Africa
farming system
Open Access
water management
dike
farming systems
sustainability
economics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mapping agricultural landuse patterns from time series of Landsat 8 using random forest based hierarchial approach

Pareeth, S., Karimi, P., Shafiei, M. & De Fraiture, C., 12 Mar 2019, In : Remote Sensing. 11, 5, 601.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Landsat
time series
land use
land cover
spatial resolution
Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mining for Mother Earth. Governmentalities, sacred waters and nature's rights in Ecuador

Valladares, C. & Boelens, R. A., Mar 2019, In : Geoforum. 100, p. 68-79

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ecuador
governmentality
water
development model
wetland
5 Citations (Scopus)

Mobilizing water actors and bodies of knowledge. The multi-scalar movement against the Río Grande Dam in Málaga, Spain

Duarte-Abadía, B., Boelens, R. A. & Du Pré, L., 2019, In : Water. 11, 3, 21 p., 410.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
dams (hydrology)
Body Water
Spain
Dams
dam
1 Citation (Scopus)

Modernisation and African farmer-led irrigation development: Ideology, policies and practices

de Bont, C., Liebrand, J., Veldwisch, G. J. & Woodhouse, P., 1 Feb 2019, In : Water Alternatives. 12, 1, p. 107-128 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
ideology
irrigation
modernization
farmer
government and state
5 Citations (Scopus)

Neither modern nor traditional: Farmer-led irrigation development in Kilimanjaro Region, Tanzania

de Bont, C., Komakech, H. C. & Veldwisch, G. J., 1 Apr 2019, In : World Development. 116, p. 15-27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Tanzania
irrigation
farmer
food security
rural development
2 Citations (Scopus)

Participatory crossover analysis to support discussions about investments in irrigation water sources

Nikkels, M. J., Guillaume, J. H. A., Leith, P., Mendham, N. J., van Oel, P. R., Hellegers, P. J. G. J. & Meinke, H., 26 Jun 2019, In : Water (Switzerland). 11, 7, 1318.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
irrigation
Irrigation
irrigation water
water
Water
1 Citation (Scopus)

Payment for ecosystem services and the water-energy-food nexus: Securing resource flows for the affluent?

Rodríguez-de-Francisco, J. C., Duarte-Abadía, B. & Boelens, R., 31 May 2019, In : Water (Switzerland). 11, 6, 1143.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
Ecosystems
Ecosystem
food
4 Citations (Scopus)

Payment for ecosystem services in Lima’s watersheds: power and imaginaries in an urban-rural hydrosocial territory

Bleeker, S. & Vos, J., 17 Feb 2019, In : Water International. 44, 2, p. 224-242 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

top-down approach
landownership
traditional knowledge
ecosystem service
urban area

Petrol Pumps and the Making of Modernity Along the Shores of Lake Victoria, Kenya

Hebinck, P. G. M., Bosma, L. & Veldwisch, G. J. A., 2019, In : Water Alternatives. 12, 1, p. 13-29 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
modernity
assimilation
Kenya
pump
lake
3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
political agenda
strategic planning
Climate change
Lenses
Decision making
1 Citation (Scopus)

Progress in water footprint assessment: Towards collective action in water governance

Hoekstra, A. Y., Chapagain, A. K. & van Oel, P. R., 23 May 2019, In : Water (Switzerland). 11, 5, 1070.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademic

Open Access
water footprint
collective action
collective behavior
water management
supply chain

Reflections: Contested Epistemologies on Large Dams and Mega-Hydraulic Development

Shah, E., Boelens, R. A. & Bruins, B., 2019, In : Water. 11, 3, 6 p., 417.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademic

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Re-introducing politics in African farmer-led irrigation development: Introduction to a special issue

Veldwisch, G. J., Venot, J. P., Woodhouse, P., Komakech, H. C. & Brockington, D., 1 Feb 2019, In : Water Alternatives. 12, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
irrigation
politics
farmer
terminology
technical language
2 Citations (Scopus)

Rethinking sediments, tidal rivers and delta livelihoods: Tidal river management as a strategic innovation in Bangladesh

Seijger, C., Datta, D. K., Douven, W., van Halsema, G. & Khan, M. F., 1 Feb 2019, In : Water Policy. 21, 1, p. 108-126 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

river management
Bangladesh
livelihood
innovation
river
11 Citations (Scopus)

Rural–urban water struggles: urbanizing hydrosocial territories and evolving connections, discourses and identities

Hommes, L., Boelens, R., Harris, L. M. & Veldwisch, G. J., 17 Feb 2019, In : Water International. 44, 2, p. 81-94 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademic

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sameness and difference in delta planning

Zegwaard, A., Zwarteveen, M., van Halsema, G. & Petersen, A., 1 Apr 2019, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 94, p. 237-244

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
planning
expertise
travel
climate change
trajectory

Samen leren om samen beter te beheren: case study: Een groepsgesprek over de waarde van water in de waterhouderij Walcheren, Zeeland

Nikkels, M. J., Sommeijer, M., Klap, V., Moerman, T. & Arts, M., Jan 2019, In : Water Governance. 1, p. 50-53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sharing reasoning behind individual decisions to invest in joint infrastructure

Nikkels, M. J., Guillaume, J. H. A., Leith, P. & Hellegers, P. J. G. J., 1 Apr 2019, In : Water (Switzerland). 11, 4, 798.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Irrigation
infrastructure
Joints
farmers
farmer

Shifting planting date of Boro rice as a climate change adaptation strategy to reduce water use

Acharjee, T. K., van Halsema, G., Ludwig, F., Hellegers, P. & Supit, I., Jan 2019, In : Agricultural Systems. 168, p. 131-143

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

planting date
climate change
rice
planting
water requirement
1 Citation (Scopus)

The development and intersection of highland-coastal scale frames: a case study of water governance in central Peru

Grainger, S., Hommes, L., Karpouzoglou, T., Perez, K., Buytaert, W. & Dewulf, A., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning. 21, 4, p. 373-390

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

watershed
water
water demand
agricultural production
environmental policy
1 Citation (Scopus)

The dual-purpose use of orange-fleshed sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas var. Bophelo) for improved nutritional food security

Nyathi, M. K., Du Plooy, C. P., Van Halsema, G. E., Stomph, T. J., Annandale, J. G. & Struik, P. C., 20 May 2019, In : Agricultural Water Management. 217, p. 23-37

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ipomoea batatas
sweet potatoes
food security
vine
potato
2 Citations (Scopus)

The implications of ignoring smallholder agriculture in climate-financed forestry projects: empirical evidence from two REDD+ pilot projects

Duker, A. E. C., Tadesse, T. M., Soentoro, T., de Fraiture, C. & Kemerink-Seyoum, J. S., 2019, In : Climate Policy. 19, sup1, p. S36-S46 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
smallholder
forestry
agriculture
climate
project design

The opportunity costs of increasing reliability in irrigation systems

Davidson, B., Hellegers, P., George, B. & Malano, H., 1 Aug 2019, In : Agricultural Water Management. 222, p. 173-181 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

opportunity costs
irrigation system
irrigation systems
cost
catchment