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.

In Loving Memory of APPEAR Scholar Anne Mogoi Birundu (1989-2019)


OeAD has been deeply saddened by the sudden loss of our scholarship holder Anne Mogoi Birundu, who perished in the ill-fated plane crash ET302 in Ethiopia last Sunday. Anne was a …

APPEAR Scholars contribute to the new PROSOWO book


Jacqueline Murekasenge and Charles Rutikanga carried out empirical research on culturally specific and innovative social work practices in Burundi and Rwanda. Their research was …

Insights into CapNex: pictures & summary of the project visit to Uganda and Kenya in February 2019


Two years of the APPEAR project CapNex have passed and with it two years of joint research on the water-energy-food security Nexus in the Ugandan-Kenyan border region of the …

Book Launch - Indigenous and Innovative Approaches


Within the project PROSOWO - Professional Social Work in East Africa - extensive empirical research has been carried out on culturally specific and innovative social work …