Habtamu Assaye Deffersha

Email
habtamuassaye.deffersha@ugent.be
Telephone
+32 (0)9 264 47 01
Office
40.08.130.024
Category
PhD Student
Research unit
Physical Geography

Bio

Habtamu Assaye Deffersha joined the Department of Geography as a PhD student in 2017. His research topic focuses on understanding land degradation trends in relationship with land resilience in North West Ethiopia. The research aims at investigating the temporal and spatial dynamics of land degradation, the effects of past land management practices on the resilience of the landscape and making scenario analysis of future prospects. The research is undertaken through the support of the BDU-IUC project, funded by VLIR.