• Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2012: from the left Dr. Elisabeth Fischer, Prof. Dr. Franz Heidhues, Dr. Nazaire Houssou, Prof. Dr. Walter Horst, Dr. Vanessa Prigge
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2012:
    Award winner Dr. Vanessa Prigge
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2012:
    Award winner Dr. Elisabeth Fischer
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2012:
    Award winner Dr. Nazaire Houssou
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2012: Laudator Prof. Dr. Franz Heidhues
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2012: Hand over of certificate by Dr. A. Fadani to award winner Dr. Vanessa Prigge
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2012: Hand over of certificate to award winner Dr. Elisabeth Fischer
  • Josef G. Knoll-European Science Award 2012: Hand over of certificate by Dr. A. Fadani to award winner Dr. Nazaire Houssou
  • Award winners 2012

    Dr. Vanessa Prigge
    University of Hohenheim, 2012
    “Implementation and Optimization of the Doubled Haploid Technology for Tropical Maize (Zea mays L.) Breeding Programs”
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    Dr. Nazaire Houssou
    University of Hohenheim, 2010
    “Operational Poverty Targeting by Proxy Means Tests Models and Policy Simulations for Malawi”
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    Dr. Elisabeth Fischer
    University of Goettingen, 2012
    “Determinants and Impacts of Smallholder Collective Action in Kenya“
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    The prize was awarded on September 19, 2012 at the Tropentag at the Georg-August University of Goettingen. 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.