Austrian Partnership Programme in Higher Education & Research for Development (APPEAR)

Austrian Partnership Programme in Higher Education and Research for Development

APPEAR is a programme of the Austrian Development Cooperation


OeAD Scholars Talk with Risper Ajwang’ Ondiek: My PhD journey, 9 November 2021

18. October 2021ScholarsEntwicklungsforschungForscher/innen

In this online OeAD Scholars Talk, Risper Ajwang’ Ondiek will present her PhD research on wetlands in the Lake Victoria basin in Kenya. She will also share her experience of being …

Scholar Birtukan Asmare presents paper on health risks of pesticides for female farmers in Ethiopia

15. October 2021

Her PhD research project aims to explore pesticide use practices among rural female headed households in the Amhara region of Ethiopia. On the Tropentag conference “Towards …

APPEAR scholar Risper Ondiek presents research on land use change and greenhouse gas emissions

6. October 2021

Ms. Risper Ajwang’ Ondiek presented the results of her PhD studies on ‘Influence of land use/cover change and season on soil greenhouse gas emissions from a tropical wetland in …

Addressing Psychological Trauma of Poverty from a Kenyan Perspective: A Researcher’s Reflection

16. September 2021StipendiumEntwicklungsforschungForscher/innen

In this article former APPEAR scholar Elijah Macharia Ndung’u talks about his experiences and research during his doctoral studies at Alpen Adria University, Klagenfurt.