Aktuelle Forschungsprojekte


Livelihood Management, Reforms and Processes of Structural Change

The interdisciplinary fellowship project "Livelihood Management, Reforms and Processes of Structural Change" is part of the Volkswagen Foundation initiative "Knowledge for Tomorrow - Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa". >>> Details
VolkswagenStiftung (2017-2020), Prof. Dr. Andreas Bürkert


Forschungsgruppe FOR2432 - Indien

Social-Ecological Systems in the Indian Rural-Urban Interface: Functions, Scales, and Dynamics of Transition (FOR2432) >>> Details
DFG (2016-2022),
Prof. Dr. Andreas Bürkert, Dr. Ellen Hoffmann

Phase II (2019-2022)
Teilvorhaben A01/2: Plant growth, water quality, carbon, and nutrient flows in rural-urban cropping systems at different spatial scales. Prof. Dr. A. Buerkert, S. Sourav, R. Suddapuli

Phase I (2016-2019)
Teilvorhaben A01/1: Intensification effects on matter flows in rural-urban cropping systems. Prof. Dr. A. Buerkert, B. Koch, R. Suddapuli

UrbanFoodPlus - Westafrika

African-German partnership to enhance resource use efficiency and improve food security in urban and peri-urban agriculture of West African cities (UrbanFoodPlus)   >>> Details
BMBF GlobE (2013-2018), Prof. Dr. Andreas Bürkert

Teilvorhaben SP1: Coordination of activities, International Graduate School (IGS), data management and modeling, preparatory activities, and central experiments.
Teilprojektleitung Dr. Christoph Steiner, Dr. Sophie Graefe

Teilvorhaben SP2: Agronomy: Enhancing sustainable food production through better nutrient use efficiency, soil organic carbon management and heavy metal assessment.
Teilprojektleitung Dr. Kathrin Stenchly