Department: ZEF C

Most of the doctoral theses of ZEF C are published in "Ecology and Development Series" at ZEF, Bonn (ISSN 1864-0443).

Ongoing Doctoral Theses

Turning Rocks to Bread? Agricultural usage of rock dust in the context of One Health.  Thesis within the One Health Graduate School at 
Ayah, E.  Local Adaptation strategies to mitigate the impact of climate change on food security in semi - arid areas of Ghana.  Doctoral thesis at 
Baysal, G..  Analyzing the Impact of Land Use/Cover Change on Ecosystem Services.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn. 
Brückner, Anna..  “Blue Health” for all? Investigating urban blue spaces as potentially therapeutic landscapes for elderly people in deprived communities. Learning from cases in Ruhr and Ahmedabad Metropolis.  Doctoral thesis within the One Health Graduate School at 
Burbano Figueroa, Oscar Alberto..  Yield, productivity and technical gaps that limit the cotton agricultural production system in the Colombian Caribbean.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Canon Barriga, C..  Reflecting Flood-risks beyond the Floodplain to enhance emergency response and land cover design in urban areas: A case in Cali, Colombia.  Faculty of Agriculture, Universität Bonn.  <a href="http://www.zef.de" target="_blank">http://www.zef.de</a> 
Chapagain, Dipesh..  Spatiotemporal trend and future risks of climatic disaster impacts in Nepal.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Dzhakypbekova, Klara..  Ex-ante analysis of the innovations in the walnut-fruit forests in Kyrgyzstan.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Felappi, Jessica Francine..  Reconciling mental health promotion and wildlife conservation in a megacity: the importance of urban parks’ qualities.  Doctoral thesis within the One Health Graduate School at 
Feryandi, F.T.H.  Proposed aquatic land cadastral system to secure land tenure in the coastline area of Kepulauan Riau Province, Indonesia. 
Fischer, Silvia Berenice..  Risk and vulnerability to extreme weather events: the case of urban and peri-urban agricuture in São Paulo cityems: to drought in peri-urban agriculture in São Paulo city.  Doctoral thesis at  One Health Graduate School. 
Gandarillas Rodriguez, Vanessa..  Developing biodiversity indicators for impact assessment - The case of Hydropower in the Bolivian Amazon.  Doctoral thesis at 
Gomes, Samara Evangelista..  Urban green infrastructure and human health: an assessment of ecosystem services provided at the lot-scale in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  Doctoral thesis at 
Guerrero Florez, Milena..  Integrative analysis of children undernourishment and infection by Cryptosporidium.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Hashweh, L.  The hydrochemistry and hydrogeology of Ewaso Narok wetland in Kenya Modelling of a floodplain in a data-scarce environment.  Bonn University/ The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. 
Hennecke, A.  Impact of biofuel production on freshwater resources and greenhouse gas emissions – LCA case studies on selected farming systems in Mexico.  Doctoral thesis at  ZEF. 
Jimenez-Martinez, M..  Integrating crop and woodland growth models to assess biomass supply-demand in savannas. A case study in West Africa.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn. 
Koo, H..  Agricultural land use planning for enhancing ecosystem services using scenario-based assessment: Cases of Bolgatanga and Bongo districts in the Upper East Region, Ghana.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn. 
Kumar, Vivek..  Spatio-temporal assessment and mapping of health risk due to climatic and non-climatic factors in Patna, India.  Doctoral thesis within the One Health Graduate School at 
Mahrookashani, A.  Simulation and analysis of drought stress effect on wheat in interaction with high temperatures.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Manzanero, Veronica..  Enhancing Huanglongbing (Citrus Greening) Disease Management in Belize: Preliminary Assessment of the response of 8 Scion/Rootstock Combinations for HLB Tolerance & Assessment of the Current HLB Status and Impact of HLB in Belize.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Martinelli, Fernanda..  Measuring bioeconomy's contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals achievement in Brazil.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Mehmood, Kashif..  Assessment of water allocation using modelling approach considering groundwater dynamics in Irrigated Indus Basin-Pakistan.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Meresa, Hadush..  Water extreme risk modelling and management under the influence of environmental change.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Bonn. 
Monteiro Oliveira Junior, V.  Electrification of isolated communities in the brazilian amazon with renewable energy: social, economical, and environmental factors in the performance of installed systems.  Thesis at  ZEF. 
Moret, N..  Status of biodiversity as an indicator of ecosystem resilience in West Africa.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn. 
Morsy, Nourhan..  Disaster risk governance approach: Mapping the knowledge gap between drought trends and policies in Africa. 
Namuyiga, Dorothy Birungi..  Agro-ecological intensification in perennial mixed farming systems for smallholder's food and livelihood security in Uganda.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Ndungu, John Mwaniki..  Sustainability assessment of organic and conventional agricultural farming systems in Kenya: The cases for Machakos, Murang’a and Kirinyaga Counties. 
Oluoch, Wyclife Agumba..  Availability and Sustainable Harvesting of Wild Edible Plants in Turkana County, Kenya.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Orozco Ortiz, J.  Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens): Key component in the genesis of Amazonia black earths (terra preta de andio)?.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Ortega Sandoval, Abby Daniela.  Building flood resilient cities through comprehensive Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS) planning.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Osman, Tasneem..  Biology and ecology of arboviral disease vectors: Evidence from Kenya.  Doctoral thesis at 
Patel, Krupali..  Investigating the epidemiological determinants & transmission pathways of AMR focusing on MRSA among urban livestock keepers' community in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.  Doctoral thesis within the One Health Graduate School at 
Ponzoni Frey, G.  Modern agricultural frontier development in Brazil: Implications for smallholders and forest ecosystem services in the Amazon region.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Quartucci, Felipe..  Deep soil organic matter assessment and soil carbon stabilization after land restoration in São Paulo, Brazil.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Sajid, Imran..  Options to improve irrigation efficiency and productivity by water management interventions at field, farm and scheme level - a bottom up approach applied at distributary canal level in Punjab Pakistan.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
San, Su Mon..  An integrated analysis of managing agricultural encroachment in permanent Forest Estates: A case study in Taungoo District, Myanmar.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Sangalang Ocampo, S..  Environmental health in schools in Manila, Philippines: assessing the impact of exposures to indoor air quality and water, sanitation, and hygiene on children's health, nutrition, and education outcomes.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Sarfo, D.Akoto.  Bamboo agroforestry for household energy and food security in Ghana: An exploratory study..  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.