• Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2011: from the left Dr. A. Fadani, Dr. Ludger Herrmann (Substitution of award winner Willmar Leiser), Dr. Insa Theesfeld ( Substitution of award winner Andrea Bues), Prof. Dr. J. Sauerborn, Prof. Dr. U. Grote
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award-Ceremony 2011 at the University of Bonn
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2011: Dr. Insa Theesfeld (Substitution of award winner Andrea Bues)
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2011: Dr. Ludger Herrmann (Substitution of award winner Willmar Leiser)
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2011: Laudator Prof. Dr. J. Sauerborn
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2011: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to Dr. Insa Theesfeld (Substitution of award winner Andrea Bues)
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2011: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to Dr. Ludger Herrmann (Substitution of award winner Willmar Leiser)
  • AWARD WINNER 2011

    Andrea Bues
    Humboldt-University of Berlin, 2010
    “Agricultural Foreign Direct Investment, Water Rights and Conflict – an Institutional Analysis from Ethiopia”
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    Willmar Leiser
    University of Hohenheim, 2010
    “Variation for Adaptation of Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench) to Low Phosphorous Soils in Mali (West Africa)”
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    The prize was presented on October 5, 2011 the Tropentag at the University of Bonn. 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.