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APPEAR scholarship holder won Inge Dirmhirn Prize 2019

10. December 2020

Ayelech Kidie Mengesha was recently awarded the “Inge Dirmhirn Prize 2019’’ for her master's thesis: "Impact of rural land certification on household's decision to plant trees and …

Hafte Mebrahten Tesfay finishes PhD study on agroforestry in Ethiopia

9. December 2020

The research of our APPEAR scholar focused on ecosystem services of indigenous agroforestry systems in the southeastern Rift Valley, Ethiopia. He successfully defended his PhD at …

“I shall not give up” – The story of a PhD student and her life after

1. December 2020

APPEAR scholar Esther Mukooza from Uganda completed her PhD in Anthropology at the University of Vienna and is currently working with Medecins Sans Frontieres in the Kingdom of …

APPEAR scholar Abebaw Andarge Gedefaw recently published two articles

24. November 2020

The findings of his PhD research are an important contribution to meet the objectives of the EduLAND2 project in particular and in general, to support sustainable land development …

Indigenous social work practice in Africa: Telling our practice stories amid COVID-19 Interventions

16. November 2020

APPEAR scholarship holder Charles Rutikanga participated in this online event and talked about the indigenous models of problem solving that are built on the Rwandan history and …