Dr. Charlotte van der Schaaf

Country of current residence

Germany

Current position

Senior Projekt Manager, Subsaharan Africa, Governance

Current institute employer

KfW Entwicklungsbank

Since

2011

Website current institute

www.kfw.de

Previous positions

2008 - 2010 - UN-Water Decade Programme on Capacity Development

Profession

Social Scientist

Specialisation

Capacity development in water management

Degrees / expertise

BSc Development Studies, Wageningen University

MSc Specialisation: International Land and Water management, Law and management of natural resources in the Tropics, Wageningen University

PhD Social Anthropology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

2007

Van der Schaaf, C.  2007.  Flowing structures and concrete struggles: institutional change and irrigation management in central eastern Burkina Faso.  Doctoral thesis at  Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Lit Verlag.  Further Information

2006

van der Schaaf, C. and P. Magiera.  2006.  „Noch ein langer Weg: das Konzept des virtuellen Wasserhandels fließt bereits in die Entwicklungsberatung ein“.  EINS, Novenber 2006 .

2000

Van der Schaaf, C.M.  2000.  Land, Water and Gender in Rupakot, Tanahun, Nepal.  In: Pradhan, R., F. von Benda-Beckmann and K. von Benda-Beckmann (eds.): Water, Land and Law: changing rights to land and water in Nepal.  

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Environmental and climate change
Research countries
  • Burkina Faso
  • Philippines
  • Nepal
Additional information

Currently Programme officer with UNW-DPC, based in Bonn

Degrees

BSc Development Studies, Wageningen University

MSc Specialisation: International Land and Water management, Law and management of natural resources in the Tropics, Wageningen University

PhD Social Anthropology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Doctoral research funded by

BMBF

Charlotte van der Schaaf

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department:
External