• Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2010: from the left Dr. Solomon Asfaw, Dr. Belayneh Admassu Yimer, Prof. Dr. Peter Knoll and his wife, Dr. Olivier Ecker, Prof. Dr. Franz Heidhues, Prof. Dr. George Cadisch, Dr. Andrea Fadani
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2010: Dr. Solomon Asfaw
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2010: Dr. Belayneh Admassu Yimer
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2010: Dr. Olivier Ecker
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2010: Laudator Prof. Dr. Franz Heidhues
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2010: Hand over of the certificate to award winner Dr. Solomon Asfaw
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2010: Hand over of the certificate to award winner Dr. Belayneh Admassu Yimer
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2010: Hand over of the certificate to award winner Dr. Olivier Ecker
  • Award winners 2010

    Dr. Solomon Asfaw
    University of Hanover, 2008
    “Global Agrifood Supply Chain, EU Food-safety Standards and African Small-scale Producers – The Case of High-value Horticultural Export from Kenya”
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    Dr. Belayneh Admassu Yimer
    University of Giessen, 2010
    “Genetic and virulence diversity of Puccinia graminis f. Sp. tritici populations in Ethiopia and stem rust resistance genes in wheat”
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    Dr. Olivier Ecker
    University of Hohenheim, 2009
    “Economics of Micronutrient Malnutrition”
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    The prize was awarded on September 14, 2010 at the Tropentag at ETH Zurich in Switzerland. 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.