African Journal of
Environmental Science and Technology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0786
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJEST
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 996

Review

The contribution of Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) on food security in Mbokomu ward, Kilimanjaro Region, Tanzania

Emmanuel Patroba Mhache
  • Emmanuel Patroba Mhache
  • The Open University of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
  • Google Scholar


  •  Received: 13 October 2017
  •  Accepted: 11 November 2017
  •  Published: 31 March 2018

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