Peer-reviewed publications


A selection of peer-reviewed publications can be found here:

El Hafyani, M.; Essahlaoui, A.; Fung-Loy, K.; Hubbart, J.A.; Van Rompaey, A. (2021). Assessment of Agricultural Water Requirements for Semi-Arid Areas: A Case Study of the Boufakrane River Watershed (Morocco). Appl. Sci. 11, 10379.

Riad, Nurmohamed & Donk, Peter. (2017). The Impact of Climate Change and Climate Variability on The Agricultural Sector in Nickerie District. Journal of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences.

Riad Nurmohamed, Jacobus Groen & Sieuwnath Naipal. (2018) Climate and Hydrology. In: De Dijn, B. (ed) Natural History and Ecology of Suriname, LM Publishers


Donk, P. Sterl, S. , Thiery, W., Willems, P. (2023) Climate-combined energy modelling approach for power system planning towards optimized integration of renewables under potential climate change - The Small Island Developing State perspective, Energy Policy, Volume 177, ISSN 0301-4215,

Donk, P. Sterl, S. , Thiery, W., Willems, P. (2021) REVUB-Light: A parsimonious model to assess power system balancing and flexibility for optimal intermittent renewable energy integration – A study of Suriname, Renewable Energy, Volume 173, Pages 57-75, ISSN 0960-1481.

Donk, P., Van Uytven, E. & Willems, P. Statistical methodology for on-site wind resource and power potential assessment under current and future climate conditions: a case study of Suriname. SN Appl. Sci. 1, 846 (2019).

Donk, P., Van Uytven, E., Willems, P. et al. Assessment of the potential implications of a 1.5 °C versus higher global temperature rise for the Afobaka hydropower scheme in Suriname. Reg Environ Change 18, 2283–2295 (2018).

Fung-Loy K., Van Rompaey A. (2021) Socio-economic and Ethnic Segregation in the Greater Paramaribo Region, Suriname. In: van Ham M., Tammaru T., Ubarevičienė R., Janssen H. (eds) Urban Socio-Economic Segregation and Income Inequality. The Urban Book Series. Springer, Cham.

Best, L., Fung-Loy, K., Ilahibaks, N. et al. Toward Inclusive Landscape Governance in Contested Landscapes: Exploring the Contribution of Participatory Tools in the Upper Suriname River Basin. Environmental Management 68, 683–700 (2021).

van Noordwijk, M.; Speelman, E.; Hofstede, G.J.; Farida, A.; Abdurrahim, A.Y.; Miccolis, A.; Hakim, A.L.; Wamucii, C.N.; Lagneaux, E.; Andreotti, F.; Kimbowa, G.; Assogba, G.G.C.; Best, L.; Tanika, L.; Githinji, M.; Rosero, P.; Sari, R.R.; Satnarain, U.; Adiwibowo, S.; Ligtenberg, A.; Muthuri, C.; Peña-Claros, M.; Purwanto, E.; van Oel, P.; Rozendaal, D.; Suprayogo, D.; Teuling, A.J. Sustainable Agroforestry Landscape Management: Changing the Game. Land 2020, 9, 243.

Sherina A. Soekhlal, Angelika Namdar. (in prep.) Development of a Sustainability Index for Urban Land use Practices in Suriname. CUF 2021 Conference Paper.

Fung-Loy, K., Van Rompaey, A. and Hemerijckx, L.-M. (2019), Detection and Simulation of Urban Expansion and Socioeconomic Segregation in the Greater Paramaribo Region, Suriname. Tijds. voor econ. en Soc. Geog., 110: 339-358.

Awadhpersad, Vijantie & Ori, Lydia & Ansari, Abdullah. (2021). Production and effect of vermiwash and vermicompost on plant growth parameters of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) in Suriname. International Journal of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture. 10. 397-413.

Ansari, Abdullah & Ori, Lydia & Ramnarain, Yvonne. (2020). An Effective Organic Waste Recycling Through Vermicompost Technology for Soil Health Restoration. In: Meena R. (eds) Soil Health Restoration and Management. Springer, Singapore.

Ramnarain, Yvonne & Ansari, Abdullah & Ori, Lydia. (2018). Vermicomposting of different organic materials using the epigeic earthworm Eisenia foetida. International Journal of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture. 8.

Ramnarain, Y. I., Ori, L., & Ansari, A. A. (2018). Effect of the Use of Vermicompost on the Plant Growth Parameters of Pak Choi (Brassica Rapa Var. Chinensis) and on the Soil Structure in Suriname. Journal of Global Agriculture and Ecology, 8(1), 8-15.

Ramnarain, Y. & Ori, Lydia & Ansari, Abdullah. (2017). Evaluation of the use of vermicompost on the crop production of two varieties of Pak choi (Brassica rapa var. chinensis) and on the soil structure in Suriname. Asian Journal of Agriculture.

De Dijn, B. (ed) (2018) Natural History and Ecology of Suriname, LM Publishers