Bridget Bwalya Umar
Senior Researcher, African Scholar Programme
Bridget’s research focus is climate smart agriculture, Climate change, gender and natural resources management, Land governance, Political agronomy and Smallholder agricultural development.
Bridget Bwalya has 13 years experience working as lecturer and researcher at the University of Zambia, teaching courses and conducting research related to sustainable land management, research methodology, climate change, gender, and natural resources governance.
- Umar, B. B., Nyanga, P. H., Chibamba, D., Nchito, W.S. (2020). Women’s empowerment, land and donor-driven agricultural interventions in Eastern Zambia. World Development Perspectives. Vol. 19, (2020).
- Umar, B. B., Kapembwa, J. (2020) Economic benefits, local participation, and conservation ethic in a game management area: Evidence from Mambwe, Zambia. Tropical Conservation Science.
- Mubanga, F. C., Umar, B. B. (2020). Environmental discounting behaviour of smallholder farmers in Chibombo District, Central Zambia. Land Use Policy. 95 (2020) 104551.
- Pelekamoyo, J., Umar, B. B. (2019). Access to and control over agricultural labor and income in smallholder farming households: a gendered look from Chipata, Eastern Zambia. Journal of Gender, Agriculture and Food Security, 4 (2): 42-57.