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


Watercope - China/Mongolei

Supporting national research capacity and policy development to cope with dwindling water resources and intensifying land use in the transborder Altay-Dzungarian region of Mongolia
and China. >>> Details
IFAD (2012-2017), Dr. Sven Gönster

Musa Schaderreger - Deutschland

Musa-Schaderreger-Interaktionen - Phenylphenalenone in Bananen >>> Details
DFG (2009-2012), Dr. Dirk Hölscher 


Forschergruppe FOR2432 - Indien

Social-Ecological Systems in the Indian Rural-Urban Interface: Functions, Scales, and Dynamics of Transition (FOR2432) >>> Details
DFG (2016-2019), Prof. Dr. Andreas Buerkert, Dr. Ellen Hoffmann

Teilvorhaben A01: Intensification effects on matter flows in rural-urban cropping systems. Prof. Dr. A. Buerkert, B. Koch

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

GRAKO 1397: Steuerung von Humus- und Nährstoffhaushalt in der Ökologischen Landwirtschaft.

Soil quality management - Oman

Teilvorhaben: Gaseous and leachate losses of C and N from fertilized and irrigated soils of a subtropical coastal oasis. >>> GRAKO1397
(3. Phase 2013-2015) Gunadish Khanal