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Received: 8 September 2017
Accepted: 4 June 2018
First Online: 13 June 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Field data used for the study were collected with utmost neutrality. It also does not mention names or personal data of the respondents as such, violates no ethical consideration or participation requirement.
: This paper is an offshoot of the authors PhD thesis at the Universite Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD) funded under the WASCAL Graduate Research Programme on Climate Change Economics initiative of the German Federal Ministry of Education (BMBF) in collaboration with the Centre for Development Research (ZEF) at the University of Bonn, Germany. The author is expected to publish findings from this study hence, consented to publish.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.