Activities and scientific achievements

Youth message at the R20 Austrian World Summit Breakout Session by APPEAR scholar


Kevin Wafula Nyongesa had the exceptional opportunity to present the voice of young researchers at the R20 Austrian World Summit Breakout Session on “Forest Responses to Climate …

James Omondi Outa presented his PhD results


Our APPEAR scholar from Kenya is in the final year of his PhD study at the University of Vienna. His thesis investigates the ecological status of Africa’s largest lake.

Capacity building in sustainable aquaculture production in Kenya


APPEAR scholars Sonnia Nzilani Musyoka and Kevin Odhiambo Obiero are part of an international team of experts to provide tailor-made trainings to stakeholders in the aquaculture …

Geda Oncho presented his PhD results on indicators for water quality


The Annual Research Conference was held from the 3rd to the 4th May 2019 at Ambo University, Ethiopia. The overall aim was to discuss sustainable development through research, …

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.