Pastoralism is a way of life in which a society subsists mainly or entirely off of livestock. Pastoralist societies include the Maasai, Somali, Turkana, Orma, Pokot, Samburu, and Boran tribes of East Africa.
Resources and articles
Related Sourcewatch articles
- Horn of Africa General, Pastoral and Environmental Network in the Horn of Africa, Accessed March 2, 2012.
- "Drought in Kenya: Pastoralism Under Threat," Pastoralist Voices, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, October 2009, Volume 1, Issue 16.
- "Survival of the fittest Pastoralism and climate change in East Africa," Oxfam International, August 2008.
- Stephen Sandford, "Too many people, too few livestock: the crisis affecting pastoralists in the Greater Horn of Africa."
- Daniel Rotich Kandagor, "Rethinking Pastoralism and African Development: A Case Study of the Horn of Africa," October 28, 2005.