• Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2014: from the left Prof. Dr. Walter Horst, Dr. Christoph Sänger, Dr. Volker Häring, Dr. Colin Ivano Cercamondi, Dr. Andrea Fadani
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2014:
    Award winner Dr. Colin Ivano Cercamondi
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2014:
    Award winner Dr. Volker Häring
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2014:
    Award winner Dr. Christoph Sänger
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2014:
    Laudator Prof. Dr. Walter Horst
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2014: Hand over of certificate by Dr. A. Fadani to award winner Dr. Colin Ivano Cercamondi
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2014: Hand over of certificate by Dr. A. Fadani to award winner Dr. Volker Häring
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2014: Hand over of certificate by Dr. A. Fadani to award winner Dr. Christoph Sänger

Award winners 2014

Dr. Colin Ivano Cercamondi
ETH Zurich, 2013
“Improving iron nutrition from sorghum and millet based diets in malaria endemic areas”
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Dr. Volker Häring
University of Hohenheim, 2013
"Effects of Land Use Change on Soil Organic Carbon Dynamics in Northwest Vietnam”
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Dr. Christoph Sänger
University of Goettingen, 2012
“On small farms and the design of contracts in agricultural markets – Experimental evidence from Vietnam“
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The prize was awarded on September 17, 2014, at the Tropentag at the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague. The prize winners received Euro 10,000 each for their scientific work, which is a recognizable contribution to the improvement of the nutritional situation in developing countries.