• Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2016: from the left Prof. Dr. R. Birner, Dr. A. Fadani, Jonathan Steinke, Mareike Aufderheide-Voigts, Steffen A. Schweizer, Dr. I. Greschat
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2016: Award winner Mareike Aufderheide-Voigts
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2016: Award winner Jonathan Steinke
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2016: Award winner Steffen A. Schweizer
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2016: Laudator Prof. Dr. Regina Birner
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2016: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to Mareike Aufderheide-Voigts
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2016: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to Jonathan Steinke
  • Award ceremony Ruthenberg-Graduate Award 2016: Certificate handed over by Dr. A. Fadani to Steffen A. Schweizer
  • AWARD WINNER 2016

    Mareike Aufderheide-Voigts
    University of Kassel-Witzenhausen, 2015
    “Reproductive performance and modelled herd development of cattle kept by Borana pastoralists in Southern Ethiopia”
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    Jonathan Steinke
    Humboldt-University of Berlin, 2015
    "Citizen Science with Resource-poor Farmers as a new Approach to Climate Adaptation and Food Security: Evidence from Honduras”
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    Steffen A. Schweizer
    University of Hohenheim, 2015
    "Evaluation of soil physical properties under long-term organic and conventional agricultural systems in Central India”
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    The prize was presented on September 19, 2016 at the Tropentag at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences (BOKU) in Vienna. 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.