AVOCEVOU-AYISSO Carolle

Laboratory of Applied Ecology
Department of Natural Resources Management
Faculty of Agronomic Sciences
University of Abomey-Calavi
Lab: (00229)-21303084
Fax: (00229)-21303084
email:
c.avocevou@gmail.com

EDUCATION

MS, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin 2005, Major: Natural Resources Management

Agricultural Engineering Degree, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin, 2003, Major: Economy, Socio-Anthropology and Communication

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Environmental Engineering, University of Abomey-Calavi, 2009-Present
Research Assistant, Laboratory of Applied Ecology, Dept. of Natural Resources Management, University of Abomey-Calavi, 2004-Present
Research Assistant, “Appui à la Gestion de la Recherche Agricole Nationale” AGRAN/GTZ Project, 2003-2004

CURRENT RESEARCH

Non timber forest product harvesting impacts on species populations

PAST RESEARCH

Access to micro credit by the poor in rural area

HONOR AND AWARDS

2003-Research grant, GTZ/AGRAN

2008-Research grant, IFS

PUBLICATIONS

  1. Avocèvou-Ayisso, C., Sinsin, B., Adégbidi, A., Dossou, G. & Van Damme, P. (2009) Sustainable use of non-timber forest products: Impact of fruit harvesting on Pentadesma butyracea regeneration and financial analysis of its products trade in Benin. Forest Ecology and Management 257(8): 1930-1938
  2. Avocèvou-Ayisso C., Avohou T.H., Oumorou M, Dossou G. & Sinsin B. (in press) Ethnobotany of Pentadesma butyracea in Benin: A Quantitative Approach. Ethnobotany and Research Applications BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS
  3. Sinsin, B. & Avocèvou, C., 2007 Pentadesma butyracea. In van der Vossen, H.A.M. & Mkamilo, G.S. (Editors). Plant Resources of Tropical Africa 14. Vegetable oil. PROTA Foundation, Wageningen, Netherlands / Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, Netherlands / CTA, Wageningen, Netherlands. pp. 135-137.