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Austrian Development Agency (ADA), Zelinkagasse , 1010 Wien, Austria

Improving Agricultural Extension Systems for Wider Adoption of Technologies (IAES)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Melcher Andreas ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Sustainable Economic Development ;
Duration: 01.07.2016-30.06.2019
Nudging Sustainability Transitions Using Innovation Platforms and Market-Oriented Development in Mozambique (MOREP II)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Kral Rosana ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.10.2015-30.09.2018
Developing resilient and profitable rural livelihood systems in semi-arid Mozambique: A conceptual approach
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Hauser Michael ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.07.2012-31.12.2015

Ministry of Financial Affaires, Hintere Zollamtsstraße 2b, 1030 Wien, Austria

Increasing total farm productiviti in vulnerable production systems in Mozambique through improved garmplasm, water and nutrient use efficiencies.
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Hauser Michael ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Agricultural and Forestry Economics (AFO) ; Institute of Agronomy ; Institute of Organic Farming ; Institute of Soil Physics and Rural Water Management ;
Duration: 01.01.2007-31.12.2012
Going to scale: Developing strategies for scaling out market-oriented organic agriculture from farmer group to association level.
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Hauser Michael ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Organic Farming ;
Duration: 01.01.2007-31.12.2012
Participatory production and marketing of safe vegetable in Peri - urban West Africa (Benin, Burkina Faso, Ghana and Senegal)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Hauser Michael ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Organic Farming ;
Duration: 01.01.2007-31.12.2012
Improving Farmers’ Livelihoods through Multi-Stakeholder Innovation Platforms for Linking Smallholder Farmers to Research, Extension and Business Development Services (FLIP)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Hauser Michael ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.12.2009-30.11.2013

Bundesministerium für Land- und Forstwirtschaft, Umwelt und Wasserwirtschaft, Stubenbastei 5, 1010 Wien, Austria

Carbon storage and soil biodiversity in forest landscapes in Ethiopia: Participatory management (Carbo-part2)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 15.06.2013-31.07.2017
Carbon storage and soil biodiversity in forest landscapes in Ethiopia: Knowledge base and participatory management (Carbo-part)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Godbold Douglas L. ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Forest Ecology ; Institute of Silviculture ;
Duration: 15.06.2013-31.10.2017

Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy, Stubenring 1, 1010 Wien, Austria

INnovative Conservation Agriculture Approaches: Food Security and Climate Action Through Soil and Water Conservation (INCAA)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Probst Lorenz ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.09.2014-31.12.2017

Euroleague of Life Science Universities (ELLS), Austria

Circular Case Studies: Food systems transformation through transdisciplinarity and cooperation (2CS)
Project type : Small projects: Summary account (§ 27)
Project Leader: Melcher Andreas ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.06.2023-31.12.2023

Austrian Science Fund (FWF) , Georg-Coch-Platz 2, 1010 Wien, Austria

Re-structured, Re-focused, Re-thought: Exploring values-based modes of production & consumption in the corporate food regime (FoodValues)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Plank Christina ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.03.2021-28.02.2026

Commission for Development Studies at Oead GmbH, Austria

Development in Ethiopia: Changing Trends, Sustainability and Challenges (FO13)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Habermann Birgit ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 15.07.2013-30.09.2014
Transdisciplinary & transformative learning in university education for sustainable development (Trans²)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Probst Lorenz ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.09.2014-30.11.2017

Niederösterreichischer Landschaftsfonds, Landhausplatz 1, Haus 13, 3109 St. Pölten, Austria

Climate effects of soil conservation systems in drylands (KLIBO)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Melcher Andreas ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Soil Physics and Rural Water Management ;
Duration: 01.06.2021-31.05.2023
Use organic humic substances to support the growth phase of cuttings in dry areas (HUMOWAS)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Melcher Andreas ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Soil Bioengineering and Landscape Construction ;
Duration: 01.03.2023-30.11.2024
HUMOWAS - Use of organic humic substances to support the growth phase of cuttings for use in dry areas. (HUMOWAS Rhizoboxen)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Stangl Rosemarie ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Soil Bioengineering and Landscape Construction ;
Duration: 01.04.2023-31.12.2024

OeAD-GmbH, Ebendorferstraße 7, 1010 Wien, Austria

Development in Ethiopia: Changing Trends, Sustainability and Challenges (FO13)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Habermann Birgit ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 15.07.2013-30.09.2014

City of Linz, Hauptstraße 1-5, A-4041 Linz, Austria

Climate-social Linz (KSLinz)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Plank Christina ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.06.2023-31.05.2025

StartClim, Austria

StartClim2018.A: Evaluation of interactions between climate policy measures and the targets of the sustainable development goals (CliPo_Interlink)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Becsi Benedikt ;
BOKU Research Units: Centre for Global Change and Sustainability ; Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.07.2018-30.11.2019

University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna, Gregor Mendel-Strasse 33, 1180 Wien, Austria

UniNetz - Life on Land (SDG 15) (SDG 15)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Gratzer Georg ;
BOKU Research Units: Centre for Global Change and Sustainability ; Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Forest Ecology ; Institute of Forest, Environmental and Natural Resource Policy ; Institute of Hydrobiology and Aquatic Ecosystem Management (IHG) ; Institute of Integrative Nature Conservation Research (INF) ; Institute of Silviculture ; Institute of Spatial Planning, Environmental Planning and Land Rearrangement (IRUB) ;
Duration: 01.01.2019-31.12.2024

University of Natural Ressources and Life Sciences, Vienna; CO2 compensation system, Gregor Mendel-Straße 33, 1180 Wien, Austria

Carbon Offset Project Exclosure - North Gondar, Phase Two (COPE 2.0)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Ruffeis Dominik ;
BOKU Research Units: Centre for Global Change and Sustainability ; Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Forest Ecology ; Institute of Soil Physics and Rural Water Management ;
Duration: 13.11.2018-12.11.2025
Las Mercedes "Reserva Natural de las Aguas" - Accompanying research CO2 compensation Colombia (Las Mercedes)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Melcher Andreas ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.01.2021-31.12.2023
Sustainable Landfill Gas Emission Reduction in Addis Ababa (SUGAR AA)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Ruffeis Dominik ;
BOKU Research Units: Centre for Education ; Centre for Global Change and Sustainability ; Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Soil Physics and Rural Water Management ; Institute of Waste Management and Circularity ;
Duration: 01.12.2015-31.12.2023
Carbon Offset Project Exclosure - North Gondar (COPE)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Ruffeis Dominik ;
BOKU Research Units: Centre for Global Change and Sustainability ; Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Forest Ecology ; Institute of Soil Physics and Rural Water Management ;
Duration: 01.05.2013-01.04.2043
Carbon offsetting as an opportunity for sustainable rural development in Nepal - a participatory, community based approach (CarbonNepal)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Ruffeis Dominik ;
BOKU Research Units: Centre for Global Change and Sustainability ; Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Forest Ecology ; Institute of Soil Physics and Rural Water Management ;
Duration: 01.02.2016-31.12.2025

International Center for Tropical Agriculture, Colombia

Spatial trade-off analyses for site-sensitive development interventions un upland systemst of southeast Asia (Laos)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Hauser Michael ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Agricultural and Forestry Economics (AFO) ; Institute of Geomatics ;
Duration: 15.12.2004-31.12.2008

xWeaver IT Solutions, 68165 Mannheim, Germany

Conceptualizing and implementing a web platform for crowd-governance of socio-ecological systems (PINI)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Probst Lorenz ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.05.2014-01.05.2015

UN Food and agriculture organization, Italy

Development of Food Composition Research and Compilation Guidelines (Foodcomp)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Stadlmayr Barbara ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.01.2018-31.12.2018

Biovision - Foundation for Ecological Development, Heinrichstr. 147, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

Beacons of Hope: Accelerating Transitions to Sustainable Food Systems (BEACONS)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Probst Lorenz ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 10.02.2017-09.05.2017
Trandisciplinary Trainings in KCOA (TD-KCOA)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Probst Lorenz ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.11.2021-01.05.2023

Karl Kahane Foundation , CH-7505 Celerina, Switzerland

Fostering women voices through videos in Bangladesh
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.01.2010-31.08.2013
Sustainable Solid Waste Management - Composting of Local Organic Waste in Addis Ababa (SSWMAA)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ; Institute of Waste Management and Circularity ;
Duration: 01.09.2010-28.02.2014

RSF Social Finance, United States (USA)

Women’s right to communal land: facing the climate crisis (WRCL_CC)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Lemke Stefanie ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.10.2023-31.03.2025

Commission of the European Communities, Rue de la Loi, Brussels, European Union

Pro-IntensAfrica: Towards a long-term partnership to raise sustainable food and nutrion security in Africa
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Wurzinger Maria ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.03.2015-31.03.2017
Support to the implementation of the Long-term EU-AU Research and Innovation Partnership for Food and Nutrition Security & Sustainable Agriculture (FNSSA) (LEAP4FNSSA)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Probst Lorenz ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.11.2018-31.10.2022
Supporting Women-Led Innovations in Farming and rural Territories (SWIFT)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Lemke Stefanie ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.01.2023-31.12.2026
Building resilience to climate change through strengthening adaptive small scale farming systems in rainfed areas in Bangladesh, India and Nepal (CARITAS-ASIA)
Project type : Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Project Leader: Wurzinger Maria ;
BOKU Research Units: Institute for Development Research ;
Duration: 01.03.2011-30.04.2016
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