BOKU Sustainability award 2021

Our Boku Team Eva Feldbacher, Gabriele Weigelhofer, Lena Campostrini, and Manuela Waberer have won the Sustainability Award of the Boku 2021 in the category „Education for Sustainable Development“ with their project CLIMSchool 21. In the project, school students have developed various games and online quizzes on climate change.

Congratulations Risper

Risper Ondiek has successfully defended her PhD thesis today. The title of her PhD is „Influence of land use/cover change on provisioning and regulating ecosystem services in a papyrus wetland in the Lake Victoria Basin in Kenya“. For more, see publications

Retreat 15.7.

Finally, a retreat in person! We met on 15 July, discussed pro and cons of the lock-down situation (e.g. zoom meetings enabling more people to join than personla meetings) and had a barbecue.