Austrian Partnership Programme in Higher Education and Research for Development

APPEAR is a programme of the Austrian Development Cooperation


Scholar nominated for the BOKU Sustainability Award


We congratulate our scholarship holder Ayelech Kidie Mengesha, who was nominated with three other students for this award. Her research focused on the impact of rural land …

LoCaBreed project will be presented at event series at Natural History Museum in Vienna


Vortrag im NHM: Die besten Bullen für Burkina Faso Event in German! Pamela Burger vom Forschungsinstitut für Wildtierkunde der Veterinärmedizinischen Universität Wien wird im …

Workshop "How to become an active agent for human rights" - recap and photo gallery


Being an active agent for human rights is not an easy task and requires courage. Nevertheless, sharing experiences and best practice examples in a group of like-minded people …

Gender issues in cattle management in Burkina Faso


The LoCaBreed project raises awareness of the role of women in cattle rearing. And it supports women in gaining equal opportunities to improve their livelihood.