Dr. Hannah Jaenicke

Research themes
  • Land use and food security
  • Biodiversity
  • Agriculture, land use, climate change
Research projects

A novel and integrated approach to increase mulitple and combined stress tolerance in plants using tomato as a model (TOMRES): www.tomres.eu

Optimization of baby leaf salad production through the use of precision detection and application of pesticides: https://www.ko-ga.eu/english-1/projects/optimisation-of-resource-efficiency-and-environment-friendly-processes/#EO05

Potentials and practice programme to increase natural diversity in fruit plantations and mixed orchards: https://www.ko-ga.eu/english-1/projects/optimisation-of-resource-efficiency-and-environment-friendly-processes/#EO05

NutriHAF Africa: https://www.zef.de/projects/project-details.html?project=44&contact=1767&cHash=a2a1f682b1ccbffdf063d0601119166d

Additional Information:

Hannah is currently acting Executive Director of the Global Horticulture Initiative.

She is also the Coordinator of the Horticulture Competence Centre, a cooperation between University of Bonn, Juelich Research Centre, the CHamber of Agriculture of North Rhine Westfalia and the Service Centre for Rural Areas in Rhineland Palatinate


Jaenicke H., Batt, P., Virchow, D. and Opara, L. (eds.).  2017.  International Symposia on Tropical and Temperate Horticulture: Proceedings of the I International Symposium on Poverty, Hidden Hunger and Horticulture & VI International Symposium on Improving the Performance of Supply Chains in the Transitional Economies.  Acta Horticulturae xxx. International Society for Horticultural Science. Leuven, Belgium.


Virchow, D. and Jaenicke, H..  2016.  Horticulture for sustainable development: How horticulture contributes to the Sustainable Development Goals. GlobalHort Policy Brief No. 1.  Download [PDF | 515.17KB]


Jaenicke H., Ashmore S.E., Dulloo M.E., Guarino L. and Taylor M. (eds.).  2015.  XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): Proceedings of the IV International Symposium on Plant Genetic Resources.  Acta Horticulturae 1101. International Society for Horticultural Science. Leuven, Belgium.

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Senior Researcher


Department :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management