Dr. Simsik directs the Peace Corps program in Mali. Prior to his arrival in Mali, he served as the Associate Director for Peace Corps in Madagascar, managing the environmental program.

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Land Cover Change in Relation to Agricultural Extensification in Southern Madagascar

This research uses GIS technology to examine correlates of deforestation, in particular linkages to agricultural extensification, and land use policies in Madagascar.

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