Hannah Kamau

Research themes
  • Land use and food security
  • Ecosystem services
  • Sustainable use of natural resources
  • Biodiversity
  • Agriculture, land use, climate change
Research countries
  • Germany
  • Kenya
Professional experience

Research associate - World Agroforestry (ICRAF)

Research assistant - African Drylands Institute for Sustainability (ADIS)


Master of Science in Range Management (Ecology), University of Nairobi, Kenya

Bachelor of Science in Range Management, University of Nairobi, Kenya

Funding institutions

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Research affiliation

Land Use Synergies and Conflicts within the framework of 2030 Agenda (LANUSYNCON)



Supervisors of
doctoral work

Jun-Prof. Dr. Lisa Biber-Freudenberger

Prof. Dr. Aletta Bonn


Sanchez, A., H. N. Kamau, F. Grazioli, S. K Jones.  2022.  Financial profitability of diversified farming systems: A global meta-analysis.  Ecological Economics, (201)   : 107595   . (Open Access)   Further Information


Hannah Kamau; Uyen Tran; Lisa Biber-Freudenberger.  2021.  A long way to go: gender and diversity in land use science.  Journal of Land Use Science, 17(1)   : 262-280   . (Open Access)   Further Information

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
and Downloads

Junior Researcher


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

hkamau(at)uni-bonn.de hannah.nyakio(at)gmail.com