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  • 06.07.
    2018

    Trafobit

    Trafobit at the „Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften“

    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.

  • 06.06.
    2018

    Trafobit

    PhD students presented their work at IAMO research seminar

    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.

  • 10.05.
    2018

    Bioeconomy & Inequalities

    Bioeconomy, Bioenergy and the Dynamic of the Sugar Energy Sector in Mato Grosso do Sul

    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.

  • 03.05.
    2018

    STRIVE

    Der globalen Bioökonomie den Puls gefühlt

    Interview with Jan Börner about the research and aims of the STRIVE project (in german)

    Please read the interview on:
    https://biooekonomie.de/interview/der-globalen-biooekonomie-den-puls-gefuehlt

  • 06.04.
    2018

    Bioeconomy & Inequalities

    Presentation „Included, excluded or neglected? Labor and Living Conditions of Workers in the Palm Oil sector in the Wake of the Malaysian Bioeconomy – Research Report“

    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).

  • 21.02.
    2018

    Trafobit

    Theresa Putzar-Sattler has joined the Trafobit team

    She will conduct her Master thesis on the relationship between the sectoral composition of bioclusters and their view on sustainability.