Increased incidences of diseases spread by livestock and wildlife have become major public health problems for the developing world. Has their natural regulation been affected by changes in biodiversity, climate and land use? And if so, what are there impacts on people's health and well-being? Four diseases - Lassa fever in Sierra Leone, henipaviruses in Ghana, Rift Valley Fever in Kenya and trypanosomiasis in Zambia and Zimbabwe - are being studied, with each affected in different ways by ecosystem change, and with different dependencies...
John O. Adeoti, PhD
Contact Email Addressadeotij@yahoo.com
OrganisationNigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER)
DepartmentEconomic and Technology Development Department
Publication in Relevant Areas
1. Adeoti, J.O. (2008). Environmental Policy and Industrial Response in Nigeria, International Journal of Technology Management and Sustainable Development, Vol.7, No.2, pp.119-136, Intellect Ltd., United Kingdom. 2. Adeoti, J.O. and L.A. Ajibade (2008). The Role of Government in Climate Change Adaptation in Nigeria, in Tunji Akande and A. Kumuyi (eds.), Challenges of Climate for Nigeria: A Multidisciplinary Perspective, Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER), Ibadan / New World Press, Ibadan, Nigeria, pp.111-124. 3. Adeoti, J.O. (2007). Environmental Policy, Innovation and Third Party Factors in the Nigerian Manufacturing Industry, in Saeed Parto and B. Herbert-Copley (eds.), Industrial Innovation and Environmental Regulation: Developing Workable Solutions, United Nations University Press, Tokyo, Japan, pp.156-173. 4. Adeoti, J.O. and A.I. Adeoti (2005). Biotechnology R&D Partnership for Industrial Innovation in Nigeria, Technovation, Vol. 25, No.4, pp.349-365, Elsevier Publishers, The Netherlands. 5. Adeoti, J.O. (2002). Technology and the Environment in Sub-Saharan Africa: Emerging Trends in the Nigerian Manufacturing Industry, Ashgate Publishing Limited, Aldershot, United Kingdom, 288pp. 6. Adeoti, J.O. (2000). Small Enterprise Promotion and Sustainable Development: An Attempt at Integration; Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, Vol.5, No.1, pp.57-71, Norfolk State University/Miami University, USA.
Countries of Research Interest
Nigeria South Africa Uganda