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Invitation: Conference Environmental Non-Migration

As part of the organizing committee, the Chair of Tropical Forestry welcome you to attend the Conference “Environmental Non-migration: Framework, Methods, and Cases” on 19-21 June 2019 in Dresden. It will start with a panel discussion (open for public) on…

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Developmental Workshop at GSI Bonn

What leads to migration and non-migration in rural areas? Can employment creation and increased income reduce inter-communal violence? What is the contribution of forest management to rural development? These questions were debated among participants of the AGEP-developmental debate “Stabilizing rural…

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News from FLOURISH: Exploring forest landscapes with project partners in Nghe An, Vietnam

In the first two weeks of April, Dr. Simon Benedikter, the research coordinator of the “Forest Landscape Restoration for Improved Livelihoods and Climate Resilience” (FLOURISH) project, went on a trip to Laos and Vietnam. Follow his exciting journey exploring the…

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Call for papers: “Environmental Non-migration: Framework, Methods and Cases” Conference in Dresden

The first-ever conference on “Environmental Non-migration” calls for papers! The abstract submission deadline is 31 March 2019. The conference will take place at the Technische Universität Dresden on 19-21 June 2019.

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Success story of Tropical Forestry students: The Tropen Concept Group in Uganda

The real impact of our MSc course “Tropical Forestry” cannot be detected and evaluated in the classroom, but in the personal and professional development of our previous students in their career steps afterwards. In the beginning of this year, we…

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Research and Grant Writing Skills Seminar in Ethiopia

Hi there! I was invited to serve as a Regional Expert within the framework of the DAAD/DIES/University of Cologne ProGRANT Course in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The course, which is an initiative of the International Office of the University of Cologne,…

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