Hermann Eiselen Ph.D. Research Support Program


Support of doctoral research on nutrition and food security


With its program “Hermann Eiselen Ph.D. Research Support Program” the German Foundation fiat panis supports research on food security and rural development in the Global South. This grant provides doctoral students from the Center for Development Research (ZEF) at the University of Bonn with funding for empirical research on food security.

Since the fiat panis Foundation began funding the doctoral students in 2011 more than 100 research activities have been funded at ZEF leading to successful dissertations.

Duration of the Project

Since 2011

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Silke Tönsjost

Dr. Silke Tönsjost