Activities and scientific achievements

Working at the Open Learning Initiative for Refugees – OLIve


Our APPEAR scholar Bruktawit Ejigu Kassa from Ethiopia is working at OLIve which is run by the University of Vienna.

Three generations of scholarship holders from Burkina Faso


Current and former scholarship contribute with their PhD research to the APPEAR project for sustainable management of water and fish resources in Burkina Faso.

Go Organic! Two scholars contribute to sustainable agriculture in Uganda


Worldwide, organic agriculture is steadily increasing in popularity and skilled professionals in higher education and research are required. Two of our scholars are young …

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 …

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 …