• Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2007: from the left Blen Beyene, Xenia Felice van Edig
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2007: Award winner Blen Beyene
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2007: Award winner Xenia Felice van Edig
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2007: Laudator Prof. Dr. U. Grote
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2007: Certificate handed over by Dr. H. Eiselen to award winner Blen Beyene
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2007: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to award winner Xenia Felice van Edig
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2007: from th left Xenia Felice van Edig, Dr. Hermann Eiselen, Blen Beyene
  • AWARD WINNER 2007

    Xenia Felice van Edig
    University of Goettingen, 2006
    “Measurement of Absolute Poverty and Indicators of Poverty among Rural Households in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia”
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    Blen Beyene
    University of Hanover, 2006
    “Drought stress effect on the glucosinolate content of Brassica carinata A. Braun”
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    The prize was awarded on October 9, 2007 at the Tropentag at the University of Kassel-Witzenhausen by the Eiselen Foundation. The award winners received Euro 2,500 each for their master thesis, which is a recognizable contribution to the improvement of the nutritional situation in developing countries.