Publications ordered alphabetically (by author's name)


Preliminary and partial list of selected writings by Eco Innovation's members (View ordered by theme)

Altieri Miguel and Marco Barzman (eds.), 1998. Towards defining a pro-poor Natural Resources Management Strategy in the CGIAR. Conclusions and recommendations from the CGIAR-NGOC Consultation on Natural Resources Management, Washington D.C.

Barzman Marco, 2004. contributing author in: Ison R.L., P. Steyaert, P.P. Roggero, B. Hubert and J. Jiggins (eds.), 2004. The SLIM (Social learning for the integrated management and sustainable use of water at catchment scale) Final Report; August (accessed at:, 89 p.

Barzman Marco, 2000. Weaver ants in orchards and groves. In Stoll G. (ed.), 2000. Natural Crop Protection in the Tropics. pp. 99-100. related work

Barzman Marco and Kent M. Daane, 2001. Host-handling behaviours in parasitoids of the black scale: A case for ant-mediated evolution. Journal of Animal Ecology, 70: 237-247.

Barzman Marco and Luther Das, 2000. Ecologising rice-based systems in Bangladesh. LEISA, 16(4): 16-17.

Barzman Marco and Sylvie Desilles, 2002. Diversifying rice-based farming systems and Empowering Farmers in Bangladesh using the Farmer Field-school approach. (Chapter 16) in Uphoff N. (ed.), 2002. Agroecological Innovations: Increasing Food Production with Participatory Development. London: Earthscan, 306 p.

Barzman Marco, Nick J. Mills and Nguyen Thi Thu Cuc, 1996. Traditional knowledge and rationale for weaver ant husbandry in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam. Agriculture and Human Values, 13(4): 2-9. related work

Cuc Nguyen Thi Thu, Vo Mai, Ho Van Chien and Paul Van Mele, 2005. Discovery Learning: A Manual to Promote Better Pest Management in Tree Crops, Conservation, Food and Health Foundation, 14 p. related work

Jauffret Sandrine & Marjolein Visser, 2003 . Assigning plant life histories to better qualify arid land degradation in Presaharian Tunisia. Journal of Arid Environments, 55: 1-28. related work

Morand Frédéric, 2006. Measuring institutional integration in the (greening) European golf (WP3). Working Paper, Eco Innovation / Humboldt University of Berlin - RTD project QLRT-2002-02718, (; Galway, Ireland, 30 p. related work

Morand Fréric, 2006. Integrating concepts of institutions: a comparative introduction to Thévenot's conventions (WP2). Working Paper, (May), Eco Innovation / Humboldt University of Berlin - RTD project QLRT-2002-02718, (; Galway (Ireland), 30 p. related work

Morand Fréric, 2004. Monitoring innovation: an integrated institutional approach (comparative framework). in Cascini G. (ed.), 2004. TRIZ Future Conference; Florence University Press: Florence (Italy), 12 p.

Morand Fréric, 1999. Articuler agriculture, environnement et tourisme: l'analyse des logiques d'acteurs comme outil d'organisation du territoire. Une application de la théorie de la justification [Joining agriculture, environment and tourism: stakeholders' justifications analysis as a tool for regional development (an application of the justification theory)]. Economie des institutions. Paris, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS): 319 p. + annexes.

Morand Frédéric, 1993. Perspectives théoriques de la réglementation et application à l'agrochimie européenne. La Directive 91/414/CEE analysée au travers du paradigme politico-économique de la réglementation. Centre d'économie industrielle (CERNA). Paris, Ecole des Mines et Université Paris XIII: 75 p. + annexes.

Morand Frédéric and Marco Barzman, 2005. European sustainable development policy (1972-2005): fostering a two-dimensional integration for more effective institutions (WP1). Working Paper, (Nov.), Eco Innovation / Humboldt University of Berlin - RTD project QLRT-2002-02718, 30 p. related work

Morand Frédéric and Achim Schlüter, 2004. Integrating the analysis of formal and informal institutions in eco-innovation research. How do Williamson, North and Thévenot compare? Communication to the Annual Conference of the International Network for Economic Method (INEM), Amsterdam 19-21 Aug.

Morand Frédéric and Sebastian Stumpf, 2006. Integrating institutional levels: analytical obstacles and political drivers. A recap paper (WP5). Working Paper, (August), Eco Innovation; Galway (Ireland), 25 p.

Morand Frédéric and Marjolein Visser, 2006. Eco-innovation in golf: pest control or stress control? Institutional aspects of the control of Microdochium patch disease in Great Britain and Ireland (WP4). Working Paper, Eco Innovation / Humboldt University of Berlin - RTD project QLRT-2002-02718; Galway (Ireland), 21 p.

Morand Frédéric, 2008; Developing eco-innovation: opportunities for education and policy integration;  News and commentary from the 5th ETAP Forum held in Budapest, 15 Oct. 2008,  Eco Innovation; Dilbeek (Belgium), 12 p..

Redclift Michael and Colin Sage, 1999. Resources, environmental degradation and inequality: The consequences of globalization for the South. In Hurrell A. and N. Woods (eds.), 1999. Inequality in World Politics. Oxford : Oxford University Press, pp.122-149

Redclift Michael and Colin Sage, 1998. Global Environmental Change and global inequality: North/South perspectives. International Sociology 13(4): 499-516

Redclift Michael and Colin Sage (eds.), 1994. Strategies for Sustainable Development: Local Agendas for the South. Chichester : John Wiley

Sage Colin, 2006. Trust in markets: Economies of regard and spaces of contestation in alternative food networks. In Cross J. and A. Morales (eds.), 2006. Street Markets: Commerce in a globalising world. New York : Routledge (forthcoming).

Sage Colin, 2006. La qualita nelle reti alternative di produzione alimentare: Convenzioni, normative e governance. In Cavazzani A., G. Gaudio and S.Sivini (eds.), 2006. Politiche, Governance e Innovazione per le aree rurali. Roma: Instituto Nazionale di Economia Agraria

Sage Colin, 2003. Social embeddedness and relations of regard: Alternative 'good food' networks in South West Ireland. Journal of Rural Studies 19(1): 47-60

Sage Colin 2002. Food security. In Page E. and m. Redclift (eds.), 2002. Human Security and the Environment: International Comparisons. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, pp. 128-153.

Sage Colin, 1996. The search for sustainable livelihoods in Indonesian transmigrant settlements. In Parnwell M. and R. Bryant (eds.), 1996. Environmental Change in South-East Asia: People, politics and sustainable development. London : Routledge, pp.97-122

Sage Colin and R. Sexton, 2005. The Food Culture of Cork. In Crowley J., R. Devoy, P. O'Flanagan and D. Linehan (eds.), 2005. The Atlas of Cork. Cork : Cork University Press.

Sinzogan A.A.C., P. Van Mele and J.-F. Vayssieres, 2008; Implications of on-farm research for local knowledge related to fruit flies and the weaver ant Oecophylla longinoda in mango production; International journal of Pest Management, 54 (3), p. 241-246.

Van Mele Paul, 2000. Evaluating farmers knowledge, perceptions and practices: a case study of pest management by fruit farmers in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. Wageningen (NL): 229 p.

Van Mele Paul and Ho Van Chien, 2004. Farmers, Biodiversity and Plant Protection: developing a learning environment for sustainable tree cropping systems. International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability, 2(1): 67-76

Van Mele Paul & Nguyen Thi Thu Cuc, 2003. Ants as Friends: Improving your Tree Crops with Weaver Ants. CABI Bioscience. pp. 67. ISBN 958-97218-2-6. related work

Van Mele Paul and Nguyen Thi Thu Cuc, 2000. Evolution and status of Oecophylla smaragdina (Fabricius) as a pest control agent in citrus in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. International Journal of Pest Management, 46(4): 295-301

Van Mele Paul, Nguyen Thi Thu Cuc, & A. Van Huis. 2002. Direct and indirect influences of weaver ant Oecophylla smaragdina husbandry on citrus farmers' pest perceptions and management practices. International Journal of Pest Management, 48 (3), 225-232. related work

Van Mele Paul, T.V. Hai, O. Thas and A. Van Huis, 2002. Influence of pesticide information sources on citrus farmers' knowledge, perception and practices in pest management, Mekong Delta, Vietnam. International Journal of Pest Management, 48 (2), 169-177. related work

Van Mele Paul, V. Mai, H.V. Chien and Nguyen Thi Thu Cuc (eds.), 2001. Weaver Ants: A Golden Opportunity. Proceedings of Citrus Farmer Workshop, February 2001, Tien Giang, Vietnam. CABI Bioscience, pp. 25. related work

Van Mele Paul, A. Salahuddin and N.P. Nagor 2005. Innovations in Rural Extension: Case Studies from Bangladesh, CABI Publishing, 320 p.

Van Mele Paul and V.T. Truyen, 2002. Observations and farmer experimentation with predatory ants. LEISA, 18(1): 28-29. related work

Van Mele Paul and A.K.M. Zakaria, 2002. The Innovation Tree: A new PRA tool to reveal the innovation adoption and diffusion process. PLA Notes 45, 49-53. London: IIED.

Visser Marjolein, 2006. Turloughs: Producing food, nature, or both? Inshore Ireland, April 2006, p. 23

Visser Marjolein, 2001. Produire des semences autochtones pour réhabiliter des terres dégradées : le cas de Stipa lagascae R. & Sch. en Tunisie Pésaharienne [Producing native seeds for restoring degraded lands: the case of Stipa lagascae R. & Sch. in Presaharian Tunisia]; Doctorate thesis, Applied Biological Sciences: Agronomy, University of Ghent, Ghent (Belgium), 374 p. related work

Visser Marjolein, James Moran, Eugenie Regan, Mike Gormally and Micheline Sheehy Skeffington, 2006. The Irish agri-environment: How users and non-users perceive turlough management under the converging EU agendas of Natura 2000 and CAP. Land Use Policy, in press. related work 

Visser Marjolein and Frédéric Morand, 2000. Social clues to the reintroduction of native grazed perennials in Presaharian Tunisia: the recent pas revisited; Society for Ecological Restoration International Conference, Liverpool, UK. p. 67 related work

Visser Marjolein, Frédéric Morand & Hedi Mahdhi, 2002. Fauche de Stipa lagascae et réhabilitation des terres privées en Tunisie aride. Cahiers Agricultures, 11: 377-383. related work

Visser Marjolein, Frédéric Morand and Dirk Reheul, 2001. Haymaking of Stipa lagascae in Presaharian Tunisia: opportunities to restore private arid land; Ecological Restoration, 19 (1): 47-49. related work

Visser Marjolein, Noureddine Nasr & Mohamed Zaafouri, 1997. Quelle recherche en écologie (agro)pastorale face aux mutations agraires en Tunisie aride? Options Méditerranéennes, Série A, 32: 227-249. related work

Visser Marjolein, M. Neffati, M. Loumerem, A. M'Charek & T. Behaeghe, 1997. Sélection clonale de Stipa lagascae R & Sch.: une graminée pastorale prometteuse pour la réhabilitation des parcours degradés; Revue des Régions Arides, no. spécial, p. 396-310. related work

Visser Marjolein & Dirk Reheul, 2001. Restoring depleted Tunisian drylands with native species: where should we source the seeds? Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 48(6): 567-578. related work

Visser Marjolein & Dirk Reheul, 2002. Producing native seed of Stipa lagascae R. & Sch. in Presaharian Tunisia: high yields, high genetic variation or both? Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 49(6): 583-598. related work

Visser Marjolein, Eugenie Regan, James Moran, Mike Gormally, Micheline Sheehy Skeffington, 2006. The rise and fall of turlough typologies: a call for a continuum concept. Wetlands, in press. related work