Chair: Christian Borgemeister, ZEF, Germany

Strengthening Implementation-Oriented Research: Past Experiences and Emerging Trends

Panel Discussion with Peter Asare-Nuamah, ZEF, Germany; Lisa Schipper, University of Bonn; Samuel Nii Ardey Codjoe, College of Education, University of Ghana; Luna Barathi, German Federal Office for Water Science; and Alisher Mirzabaev, International Rice Research Institute, Malaysia


Relationship between Temperature and Dietary Diversity of Children in India

Pallavi Rajkhowa, Tata-Cornell Institute, Cornell University, India


How Climate Shocks Impact Nutrient Adequacy in Tanzania

Hannah Ameye, ZEF, Germany


Launching the Complex Systems Group at ZEF/ University of Bonn

Daniel Callo-Concha, University Kaiserslautern-Landau, Germany


Impactful Inter/multi/trans-Disciplinary Research to Address Water Security Challenges

Layla Hashweh, International Center for Water Resources and Global Change (ICWRGC), Germany


Developing Skills for Inclusive and Sustainable Economies

Lenny Martini, UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre for TVET (Technical and Vocational Education and Training), Germany


A Participatory Approach to Motivating Net-Zero Food Systems

Lili Jia, University of Cambridge, UK


Bayesian Approaches for Engaging Diverse Stakeholders in Addressing Sustainability Challenges within Vulnerable Communities

Cory Whitney, University of Bonn, Germany

Chair: Katrin Glatzel, ZEF, Germany


Understanding and Addressing Disempowerment in Migration for Work in the Domestic Care Sector in the South-to-West Asia Corridor: Findings from a Mixed Methods Study  

Claudia Ringler, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), USA


Women Empowerment and Food Security in Kenya and Zimbabwe

Emily Injete Amondo, International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Kenya


Gender and Spatial Differences in the Internet Utilization for Agri-Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMES) in Indonesia

Evita Hanie Pangaribowo, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia


Gender Gap in Earning, Fringe Benefits and Work-Related Wellbeing: Evidence from Ethiopia

Tigabu DeGu Getahun, Policy Studies Institute, Ethiopia


Lessons from Two Decades of ZEF Research on Food Price Volatility and Implications for Current Global Food Crisis

Panel Discussion: Lukas Kornher, ZEF, Germany;  Pallavi Rajkhowa, Tata Cornell Institute, India; Oliver Kirui, IFPRI, Kenya;  Ildephonse Musafiri, Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources, Rwanda;  and Bernardina Algieri, Università Della Calabria, Italy

Chair: Bezawit Beyene Chichaibelu, ZEF, Germany


Bridging the Gap: MAPME Initiative – A Community of Practice for Geospatial Technologies in Development Cooperation

Johannes Schielein, KfW Development Bank, Germany


Climate Risk and Spatial Targeting of Adaptation Solutions in Rural Bangladesh

Abu Hayat Md. Saiful Islam, Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Bangladesh


Does Participation in Ghana’s Fertilizer Subsidy Program (GFSP) Affect Multiple Dimensions of Household Food Security?

Edilegnaw Wale, University of Pretoria, South Africa; Alhassan Nuhu Jinbaani, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa


Ex Ante Economic Impact Assessment of the 3R-Gene Potato in Kenya

Evelyne Kihiu, International Potato Center, Kenya


Unlocking Production Potential through Credit-Bundled Index Insurance in Transition Countries:  Determinants and Effects of Participation on Production Intensification in Mongolian Wheat Production

Ihtiyor Bobojonov, Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Germany


Towards Sustainable Pest Management: The Role of the Global Plantwise(+) Programme

Justice Tambo, CABI, Switzerland


Small-Scale Farmers’ Willingness to Pay for Information:  A Comparison of Individual Purchase Decisions with Contributions to a Club Good

Michael Grimm, University of Passau, Germany


The Impact of Training and Soil Testing on the Adoption of Sustainable Farming Practices. Evidence from a Randomized Trial among Smallholders in Indonesia

Udit Sawhney, University of Passau, Germany

Chair: Lisa Biber-Freudenberger, ZEF, Germany


Understanding the Nexus between Climate Change and Farmer-Herder Conflicts in the Semi-Arid Region of Ghana

Elias Danyi Kuusaana, SD Dombo University of Business and Integrated Development Studies, Ghana


Inequalities and Environmental Changes in the Mekong Region: A Systematic Mapping

Thi Phuong Linh Huynh, Institute for Preservation and Development of Traditional Culture (IPDTC), and Institut de Recherche pour le Développment (IRD), Vietnam


The Interaction of Domestic Fuel Scarcity and Agriculture Labour Supply in Rural Ethiopia

Rahel Bekele, Duke University, USA


Trade-Induced Heterogeneous Impact of the Amazon Soy Moratorium on Deforestation: Lessons for the New EU Deforestation Regulation

Gustavo Oliveira, University of Bonn, Germany


Desecuritisation or Depolitisation of Normalcy? Governance Perspectives on Food Security in Violent Environments

Oyewole Simon Oginni, Bonn International Center for Conflict Studies (BICC), Germany


The Imagineering of urban waterscapes: Riverfronts and floodplains as cultural, political and economic arenas

Peter Mollinga, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) University of London, UK


Land Scarcity and Contestation in the Midst of Intense Urbanization in Ghana: Stories of Urban Vegetable Farmers in Ghana’s Capital City

Michael Tuffour, University of Environment and Sustainable Development, Ghana


Balancing Needs and Impacts: A Water-Energy-Food Nexus Approach to Dam Development in Ghana

Andrew Asaviansa, Water Resources Commission, Ghana