IQ Research Journal-Open Access-ISSN:2790-4296

The Effects Of Drought On Livestock Production In Jawhar District Somalia



Authors Name: Sayid Ali Ahmed Mohamud, Atanga Desmond FUNWIE: Paper Title The Effects Of Drought On Livestock Production In Jawhar District Somalia

IQ Research Journal of IQ res. j. (2022)1(1): pp 01-12. Vol. 001, Issue 001, 01-2022, pp. 0393-0405
Received: 01 12, 2021; Accepted: 20 01, 2022; Published: 27 01, 2022


In this study, the Researcher was critically examining effects of drought on livestock production in Jawhar District Somalia. Droughts are the classic slow-onset disaster. They develop slowly, they tend to last a long time, and they cover a wide geographic area.. Drought affects all parts of our environment and our communities. The many different drought impacts are often grouped as “economic,” “environmental,” and “social” impacts. All of these impacts must be considered in planning for and responding to drought conditions. The researchers used survey design in gathering primary data using
questionnaire as a research instrument. The targeted a population of the study was contain 11,000 households, 3,800 humanitarian staff, 6.000 local communities and 1,200 other population of Jawhar District Somalia. The sample size was 386 respondents (using solven’s formula). Descriptive statistics was used for analyzing the data by using SPSS software. The study states that, droughts often have economical, environmental, and social impacts because the result shows that the most respondents
35.6% of respondents were strongly agree., also according to the study, the result shows that managing droughts in Jowhar needs appropriate management practices because out of 20.7% of respondents were strongly agree and (25.9%) was agreed. In order to reduce the impact of droughts in Jawhar district Somalia, the researcher recommended, The community should receive information about the impact of drought in Jowhar on a regular basis and In times of drought temporary migration from rural areas becomes especially important.