During the „Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften“ on July 6th in Halle, Trafobit researcher Kerstin Wilde organised a discussion meeting with members of the public on the topic „Teller oder Tasche? Sorgen Landwirte für die Kunststoffe der Zukunft?“.
Using a number of preselected statements around 40 people from the audience participated in a facilitated discussion about the (dis)advantages of the use of bioplastics in the future.
On Wednesday the 6th of June a research seminar was organised at IAMO in Halle where Trafobit PhD students presented their work to an international audience from Scandinavia and Colombia.
Prof. Antje Klitkou (NIFU) and Dr. Teis Hansen (Lund University) provided feedback and comments on the ongoing research within Trafobit.
Kristina Lorenzen introduces the research group „Bioökonomy and Inequalities“ as well as her research project on the 10th of May 2018 at the colloquium „Bioeconomy, Bioenergy and the dynamic of the sugar energy sector in Mato Grosso do Sul“, Institute of Geography, State University of Dourados (UFGD). The Colloquium focuses on international politics of Bioeconomy and Bioenergy and its implications in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul.
Interview with Jan Börner about the research and aims of the STRIVE project (in german)
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Janina Puder presents her research on working and living conditions of workers in the palm oil sector in the Roundtable Discussion Series at the Department of Sociology & Social Anthropology, Faculty of Humanities, Arts & Heritage, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS).
She will conduct her Master thesis on the relationship between the sectoral composition of bioclusters and their view on sustainability.