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Climate and agriculture in West Africa : quantification of climate change impacts on crop yields and evaluation of seasonal forecasts utility (see pdf below)
Research interests : West Africa, Impact of climate change on agriculture and water resources, seasonal forecasts.
Ramarohetra , J., Roudier, P. & Sultan, B. (2012). Rainfall missing values filling : impacts on crop yield estimation in the soudano-sahelian zone. 25ème Colloque de l’Association Internationale de Climatologie, Grenoble 2012, 649-654
Roudier, P., Sultan, B., Quirion, P., Baron, C., Alhassane, A., Traoré, S. B., Muller, B. (2011). An ex-ante evaluation of the use of seasonal climate forecasts for millet growers in SW Niger. International Journal of Climatology
Roudier, P., Sultan, B., Quirion, P., Berg, A. (2011). The impact of future climate change on West African crop yields : what does the recent literature say ? Global Environmental Change
Roudier P, Mahé G. (2010). Calculation of design rainfall and runoff on the Bani basin (Mali) : a study of the vulnerability of hydraulic structures and of the population since the drought. Hydrological Sciences Journal 55 (3), 351-363
Roudier P, Mahé G. (2009). Study of water stress and droughts with indicators using daily data on the Bani river (Niger basin, Mali). Int. J. Climatol
Talks and awards
Sultan B., Roudier P., Baron C. (2011) The impact of climate change on the main staple crops in West Africa. AGU 2011 Fall meeting, San Francisco, USA.
Roudier, P., Sultan, B., Quirion, P., Berg, A. 2010. The impact of future climate change on West African crop production : a review. Colloque ACCAE, 20-22 octobre 2010, Clermont-Ferrand, France.
Roudier P, Quirion P, Sultan B. (2009). How can seasonal forecasts change agricultural decisions ? A case study on millet producers in Niger. Talk at AMMA international conference, Ouagadougou
Award of the Académie d’agriculture de France (French academy of agriculture), 2009
Roudier, P (2011). Participatory workshops about seasonal forecasts in Senegal. Movie available on www.dailymotion.com
Consulting for the NGO Action Against Hunger (see file below)
Lectures for master students at University of Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne : the impacts of climate change in West Africa.