Gashua Journal of Irrigation and Desertification Studies is one of the two university- based journals being published by the Federal University, Gashua. This has come to be as a result of the policy of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) to make fund available for publication of university-based journals. GJIDS publishes peer-reviewed original research and critical reviews on agriculture, irrigation, environmental studies, desertification studies, forestry, wildlife, fisheries and aquaculture. The journal also consider a limited number of relevant scholarly manuscripts addressing ethical or socioeconomic issues related to modern agricultural and environmental sciences as applicable to developing countries. GJIDS is double blind peer-reviewed.
UNIQUENESS OF THE JOURNAL
GJIDS publishes research findings on current topical issues of interest to both public and private sectors with a particular focus to addressing challenges of desertification and climate change as well as other related problems of agriculture in the desert prone regions. Findings from multidisciplinary research covering diverse areas of interest with potential impact on the public and private sectors of both the national and international communities are priorities of the journal.