Online Talk: “What are the human rights implications of COVID-19?”

27. May 2020

Human rights expert Moritz Birk from Amnesty International discussed with scholars the implications of the current measures taken against the COVID-19 pandemic regarding the …

Scholar Zerihun Yimer Geleta actively engages in awareness-raising on COVID-19 in Ethiopia

27. April 2020

According to Zerihun, there has been lack of information and misunderstanding about the pandemic in Ethiopia. Therefore he uses social media to inform communities in their local …

MSc programme in Agroecology successfully launched at Mountains of the Moon University, Fort Portal

20. April 2020

During the first week of February 2020 two important milestones of the AER project were achieved at the Mountains of the Moon University (MMU) in Fort Portal, Uganda: The Master …

Scholar Sonnia Nzilani Musyoka defended her doctoral thesis via video conference

6. April 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic Sonnia Nzilani Musyoka could not return to Vienna and had to defend her thesis via video conference.

Management options and their impact on water resources in the upper Mara River Basin of Kenya

24. March 2020

A research paper by APPEAR scholar Paul Omonge in cooperation with colleagues from Kenyatta University, Technical University of Kenya and BOKU Vienna was published in the Water and …