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SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

·        Temu, B., Abdallah, J. M., Kessy, J. F. and Monela, G. C. (2015). Carbon Business Scenarios and communities’ choices under REDD+ in Lindi Rural District, Tanzania, International Journal of Ecological Economics and Statistics, 36(2) 47-63.

·        Abdallah, J. M., Woiso, D. A., Monela, G. C., and Phillip, R. (2014). Productive Efficiency of Small Scale Sawmilling Industries in Mufindi District, Tanzania, Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation, 82(2) 77-98.

·        Monela, G. C. and Abdallah, J. M. (2010). Dynamism of Natural Resources Policies and Impact on Forestry in Tanzania. In K. Havenevick and A. Isinika: Tanzania in Transition from Nyerere to Mkapa, 1st Edition, 159-178, MkukinaNyota Publishers Ltd.

·        Abdallah, J. M. and Monela, G. C. (2007). Overview of Miombo Woodlands in Tanzania. In: MITMIOMBO – Management of Indigenous Tree Species for Ecosystem Restoration and Wood Production in Semi-Arid Miombo Woodlands in Eastern Africa. Proceedings of the First MITMIOMBO Project Workshop held in Morogoro, Tanzania 6th-12th February 2007. by  MarttiVarmola, SauliValkonen and SirkkaTapaninen (eds.)

·        Abdallah, J.M. and Monela, G. C. (2007). Principal Socio-Economic issues in Utilization of Miombo Woodlands in Tanzania.. In: MITMIOMBO – Management of Indigenous Tree Species for Ecosystem Restoration and Wood Production in Semi-Arid Miombo Woodlands in Eastern Africa. Proceedings of the First MITMIOMBO Project Workshop held in Morogoro, Tanzania 6th-12th February 2007. by  MarttiVarmola, SauliValkonen and SirkkaTapaninen (eds.)

·        Lusambo, L.P., Monela, G. C., Katani, J. and Mombo, F. (2007). Socio-Economic analysis of land use factors causing degradation and deforestation of Miombo Woodlands in KilosaDistrict , Tanzania., Journal of the Tanzania Association of Foresters Vol.11 pp.139-149.

·        Lusambo, L.P., Monela, G. C., Katani, J. and Mombo, F. (2007). Socio-Economic analysis of land use factors causing degradation and deforestation of Miombo Woodlands in KilosaDistrict , Tanzania., Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation Vol.76 pp.28-29.

·        Mbilinyi, B. P., Misana, S., Malimbwi, R. E., Monela, G. C. and Jambiya, G. (2007). Land Cover Dynamics as a Result of Charcoal Production: Use of Remote Sensing and GIS. Tanzania., Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation Vol.76 pp. 67-79.

·        Malimbwi, R. E., Nduwamungu, J.,  Misana, S., Jambiya, G., Monela G. C. and Zahabu, E. (2004). Charcoal Supply in Dar es Salaam City, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation Vol.75  pp 108-118.

·        Malimbwi, R.E., Nduwamungu, J., Misana, S., Jambiya, Monela, G. C. and Zahabu, E. (2004). Charcoal Supply in Dar es Salaam city, Tanzania.  Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation, Volume 75: 108-118.

·        Kajembe, G. C., Monela, G. C. and Z.S.K. Mvena. (2003). Making Community-based forest management work: A case study of Duru-Haitemba village forest reserve, Babati, Tanzania.  Center for International  Forestry Research (CIFOR) – Indonesia. Chapter 3 Pages 16-27

·        Nhantumbo, I., Monela G. C. and Kowero, G. S. (2003). Land Policies in Mozambique and Tanzania: Implications for forestry development. Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) – Indonesia. Chapter 9 Pages 113-137.

·        Monela, G. C. (2001). Discussion: Forests as a Renewable Energy Source in Europe:  Prospects and Policies:  World Forests, Markets and Policies. Edited by Matti Palo, JussiUusivuon and Geraldo Mery. World Forests Vol. II. Kluwer Academic Publishers. p. 146-148

·        Maximillian, J. R., Luoga, E.J., O’Kting’ati, A., and Monela, G. C. (2001). Value of Medicinal Plants and Role in Primary Health Care of Local Communities:  A case of Kongowe ward, Kibaha District, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Forest & Nature Conservation Vol. 74: 117-133.

·        Ngaga, Y. M., Solberg, B. and Monela, G. C. (2001). Stakeholder’s views on Economic and Institutional Factors Affecting Performance of the Tanzania Forest Sector.  Tanzania Journal of Forestry & Nature Conservation, Vol. 74:134-148.

·        O’kting’ati, A.  Monela, G. C. and Moshi, E.R.F. (2000).  Farming System in the Deforested Areas:  A Case Study of Kwelikwiji Area, Morogoro, Tanzania.  Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation, 73: 1 - 8.

·        Kaoneka A.R.S., Ngaga Y.M., Monela G. C. (2000). Case Study: Forests of the Usambara Mountains: Historical Perspective and  Future Prospects. In: Price M.F. and Butt N. (Editors) 2000. Forests in Sustainable Mountain Development. A State of Knowledge Report for 2000. Task Force on Forests in Sustainable Mountain Development. IUFRO Research Series 5 CA BI Publishing pp. 97 - 103.

·        Kajembe, G. C. and Monela, G. C. (2000). Regional Synthesis on: Empowering Communities to Manage Natural Resources: Where does the New Power Lie? A Case Study of Duru-Haitemba, Babati, Tanzania.: In: SheonaShackleton and Bruce Campbell (editors) 2000. Empowering Communities to Manage Natural Resources: Case Studies from Southern Africa. SADC Wildlife Sector-Natural Resources Management Programme, Lilongwe, Malawi. CSIR pp.151-163.

·        Monela, G. C. and Solberg, B. (2000). Deforestation and Agricultural Expansion in the Mhonda Area, Tanzania. Book Chapter In: Palo, M. and H. Vanhanen (eds). World Forests from Deforestation to Transition? Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, pp. 183 – 194.

·      Monela, G. C., Kajembe, G. C.,  Kaoneka, A. R. S and Kowero, G.S. (2000). Household  Livelihood Strategies in the Miombo Woodlands of Tanzania: Emerging Trends. Tanzania Journal of  Forestry and Nature Conservation. Vol. 73: 17 - 33. 

·        Kajembe, G. C., Kimasa, S. F., Monela G. C. and Zahabu, E. (2000).  The Role of Local Institutions in the Management of Forest Resources in Tanzania: A Case Study of Kahama District. Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation, No. 73: 9 - 16.

·        Ngaga, Y. M., Solberg, B. and Monela, G. C. (1999). Constraints on International Trade in Forest Industry Products and the Impact of Economic and Market Reforms on Production and Trade in Forest Products of Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry Record No. 72: 259-271, SUA, Morogoro.

·        Monela, G. C., Kindeketa, W. J. and Moshi, E.R.F. (1999). Socio-economic limitations of replacing National Forest with Teak Plantation: Case Study of the Teak Valley Company in Ulanga District. Faculty of Forestry Record, No.72: 247-258,  SUA, Morogoro.

·        Monela, G. C., O’Kting’ati, A., Kessy, J. F. and Moshi, E.R.F. (1999). Forestry Sector –Related   Landuse Problems in the Usambara Mountains, Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry Record  No. 72: 238-246, SUA, Morogoro.

·        Monela, G. C. and V.B.M.S. Kihiyo. (1999). Wood Energy in Sub-Saharan Africa.  World Forests, Society and Environment. Kluwer Academic Publishers. Chapter V. pp. 55-60 

·        Monela, G. C. and Solberg, B. (1998). Deforestation rates and landuse/cover changes in rainforests of the nguru mountains, Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry Record No. 68, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania, pp 16

·        Monela, G. C and B. Solberg (1997). Cost-Benefit and Impact Assessment of Pitsawing: Empirical Study from the Nguru Mountains, Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry Record No. 67, Special Issue for the First Annual Forestry Workshop In Tanzania, held at Olmotonyi, Arusha, 24 - 26 March 1997. pp 139 – 154. 

·        Kaoneka, A.R.S., Monela, G. C., O'kting'ati, A. and Solberg, B. (1997). Impact of Sub-Optimal Allocation of Agricultural Land on Forestry: A Case Of LukoziVillage,Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry Record No. 67, Special issue for the First Annual Forestry Workshop in Tanzania, Held at Olmotonyi, Arusha, 24 - 26 March 1997 pp 126 - 138.

·        O'kting'ati, A., Monela, G. C. and Dale, T., (1997). The Potential of TectonaGrandis at Mtibwa to act as a Carbon Sink. Faculty of Forestry Record No. 67, Special issue for the First Annual Forestry Workshop in Tanzania, held at Olmotonyi, Arusha, 24  - 26 March 1997. pp 156 – 167.

·        Monela, G. C. (1997). Forestry Research Policy For TAFORI: Past, Present And Future.  Proceedings f The Second TAFORI Workshop on Setting Forestry Research Needs and Priorities held at the Lutheran Uhuru Hostel, Moshi, 18 - 22 August, 1997.

·        Monela, G. C. (1996). Rainforest degradation and landuse in the Nguru Mountains, Tanzania: Analysis of Socio-Economic and Ecological Aspects. Published Report Number 1 For Dr.Scient. Thesis at the Department of Forest Sciences, Agricultural University of Norway, Ås, ISSN 0802-3220, 131 Pp.

·        Monela, G. C. (1996). Analysis of the use of tropical rainforest species and evaluation of buffer zones and other control mechanisms in preserving the tropical rainforest adjacent to Mhonda village in the Ngurumountains, Tanzania. Published report number 2 for dr. scient. thesis at The Department of Forest Sciences, Agricultural University of Norway,  Ås, ISSN 0802-3220, 76 pp.

·        Monela, G. C. (1996). Socio-Economic Analysis of Deforestation of Tropical Rainforests as a Consequence of Agriculture Productivity, Risks and Population Growth: A Case Study of Mhonda Village in the Nguru Mountains, Tanzania. Published Report Number 3 For Dr.Scient. Thesis at  the Department of Forest Sciences, Agricultural University of Norway, Ås, ISSN 0802-3220, 191 pp.

·        Monela, G. C. (1996). Tropical Rainforest Deforestation, Diversity Benefits and Sustainable Landuse: Analysis of Economic and Ecological Aspects Related to the Nguru Mountains Tanzania. Published Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Forest Sciences, Agricultural University of Norway, Ås,  ISSN 0802-3220, 398 pp.

·        O'kting'ati, A. and Monela, G. C. (1996). Socio-Economic Impact of Forest Plantations in Tanzania: A Case of Meru Forest Project. Faculty of Forestry Record No. 63. Sokoine University of Agriculture,  Morogoro, pp. 160- 171.

·        Solberg, B., Hoen, H.F., Kaoneka, A.R.S., Monela, G. C. and Valen, J. (1994). Forest Resources and Structural Adjustment – A Review of Studies and Literature on Tanzania and Suggestions for Future Research Priorities. Ecology and Development Paper. Published by the Ecology and Development Programme, the Agricultural University of Norway, Ås, 50 pp.

·        Monela, G. C., O'kting'ati, A. and Kiwele, P. (1993). Socio-Economic Aspects of Charcoal Consumption and Environmental Impact along the Dar Es Salaam-Morogoro Highway, Tanzania. Forest Ecology and Management, 58:249-258.

·        O’kting'ati, A. and Monela, G. C. (1993). Problems of Inventory of Tree Products in Agroforestry Systems of Tanzania. In: Temu A.B. and R.E. Malimbwi (Editors). Multi-Product Inventory of Tropical Mixed Forests. Proceedings f the International IUFRO Conference, 4-9 August, 1991, Arusha, Tanzania, pp. 103-121.

·        Iddi, S. and G. C. Monela (1992). Funding Of Forestry Research In Tanzania. In: Proceedings Of A Joint Seminar/Workshop on "Forestry Research in Tanzania" Under Sokoine University of Agriculture and Agricultural University of Norway Cooperation, Morogoro, Tanzania, 26th - 30th November, 1990. Faculty of Forestry Record No. 53. Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania, pp. 85-91.

·        Chamshama, S. A. O., Monela, G. C., Sekiete, K. E. A. and Persson, A. (1992). Suitability of the Taungya System at North Kilimanjaro Forest Plantation, Tanzania. Agroforestry Systems 17:1-11.

·        Monela, G. C. and G. S. Kowero, (1991). Pricing Softwood Plantation Timber on The Basis Of Mid-Log Diameter. Faculty of Forestry Record No. 49.Sokoine University of Agriculture Morogoro, Tanzania, 24 pp.

·        O’kting'ati, A. and Monela, G. C. (1989). Multiple use in TaboraMiombo Woodlands Management. T.A.F.Journal2 (8): 45-51.

 

·        Monela G. C. (1989). A Socio-Economic Analysis Of Forestry Plantations: A Case Study of Meru Forest Project, Arusha, Tanzania. M.Sc. (For.) Dissertation, Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, 170 pp.