Dr. Jorge Sellare

Research themes
  • Land use and food security
  • Growth, inequality and poverty
  • New Technologies
Research countries
  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Uruguay
  • Ivory Coast
Research projects

Transformation and Sustainability Governance of South American Bioeconomies

Professional experience

04/2017 - 04/2020: Research Associate, Research Training Group: Transformation of Global Agri-Food Systems (GlobalFood), University of Göttingen, Germany

05/2015 - 03/2017: Consultant, Mesoamerican Agroenvironmental Program, Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE), Costa Rica

02/2015 - 05/2015: Consultant, CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS)

03/2014 - 02/2015: Visiting Researcher, research group Linking Farmers to Markets, International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), Colombia

Degrees

Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics (University of Göttingen)

Master of Public Policy (University of Erfurt)

Bachelor of Social Sciences (University of São Paulo)

Funding institutions

BMEL

2020

Jäckering, L., Meemken, E.-M., Sellare, J., & Qaim, M.  2020.  Spoken Words fly away, written words remain: Employment contracts between farmers and farm workers.  GlobalFood Discussion Paper, 143 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Sellare, J., E.-M. Meemken, & Qaim, M.  2020.  Fairtrade, Agrochemical Input Use, and Effects on Human Health and the Environment.  Ecological Economics, 176 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Sellare, J., Meemken, E.-M., Kouamé, C., & Qaim, M.  2020.  Do sustainability standards benefit smallholder farmers also when accounting for cooperative effects? Evidence from Côte d’Ivoire.  American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 102(2) : 681–695 . (Open Access)  Further Information

2019

Meemken, E.-M., Sellare, J., Kouame, C. N., & Qaim, M.  2019.  Effects of Fairtrade on the livelihoods of poor rural workers.  Nature Sustainability, 2(7) : 635-642 . Further Information

2018

de Sousa, K., Casanoves, F., Sellare, J., Ospina, A., Suchini, J. G., Aguilar, A., & Mercado, L.  2018.  How climate awareness influences farmers’ adaptation decisions in Central America?.  Journal of Rural Studies, 64 : 11–19 . Further Information
Gutierrez-Montes, I., Arguedas, M., Ramirez-Aguero, F., Mercado, L., & Sellare, J.  2018.  Contributing to the construction of a framework for improved gender integration into climate-smart agriculture projects monitoring and evaluation: MAP-Norway experience.  Climatic Change, 158 : 93-106 . (Open Access)  Further Information

2017

Mercado, L., Alpízar, F., Arguedas, M., Sellare, J., Imbach, P., Brenes, C., & Aguilar, A.  2017.  Rapid participatory appraisal for the design and evaluation of payment for ecosystem services: An introduction to an assessment guide.  In: Namirembe, S., Leimona, B., Minang, P. A., van Noordwijk, M. (eds.): Co-investment in ecosystem services: global lessons from payment and incentive schemes. World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF).  Further Information

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Jorge Sellare

Senior Researcher

Phone:
+49-228-73-1823

Department:
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change

E-Mail:
jsellare(at)uni-bonn.de