Friederike Schilling

Research themes
  • Land use and food security
  • Ecosystem services
  • Gender
  • Agriculture, land use, climate change
Professional experience

> 08/2018 - 12/2021: AFC Agriculture and Finance Consultants, Project Manager Financial Sector Development

> 06/2016 - 03/2018: University öf Göttingen, Research Assistant Chair of Development Economics (Prof. Dr. Stephan Klasen) and Research Training Group Globalization and Development

> 01/2014 - 02/2014: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Intern Financial Systems Development

> 09/2015 - 12/2015: KfW DEG, Intern Investement Management

> 06/2014 - 09/2014: BMZ, Intern


> MA Development Economics, University of Göttingen (2016-2018)

> BSc Economics and Business Economics, University of Hull (2012-2015)

> BA European Business Programme (EBP), University of Applied Sciences Münster (2012-2015)

Funding institutions

BMZ via the Program of Accompanying Research for Agricultural Innovation (PARI)

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Heike Baumüller


Friederike Schilling.  The economics of carbon sequestration in African agriculture.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 

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Friederike Schilling

Junior Researcher


Department :
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change