Department: ZEF A

Ongoing Doctoral Theses

Adebo, Hiwot Wolde..  Navigating through the Roughness: Ethiopian Migrants’ Lived Experiences and Migration Decision Making in South Africa.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Agyepong, Edna..  Land scarcity and societal transformation around Ghana's Bui Dam: Polyrational social constructions and access in contested spaces.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Resources, University of Bonn . 
Al Munajed, Dima..  Participation of Syrian women in civil society organizations following the Syrian conflict: Investigating participation in Turkey and Lebanon.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn. 
Annan, A..  Promoting quality in agricultural value chains; a means for quality control or resource capture? A study of the cocoa and Shea value chains in Ghana..  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn. 
Banerjee, Suparna..  Left Wing Extremism in India: A study of state responses in Bihar and West Benga.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn. 
Barbosa Pereira, A..  Legal fields under dispute in mining related conflicts: implications to legal theory and social sciences.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn. 
Castillo Lopez, Daiana..  Food sovereignty and (post) conflict in the rural Colombia: The case of Tenza Valley.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Cermeño, H.  (in progress) Access to the city: a comparative research of urban assemblages and resulting processes of social inclusion and exclusion in Amritsar and Lahore.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Arts, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.  Download [GIF | 15.18KB]
Chinchilla Salcedo, Gina María..  Building resilient communities after the conflict in Colombia: narratives, memories, and identity.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn.  Download [GIF | 15.18KB]
Cruz Kanter, E..  From Discourse to Violence: the Role of Meanings in the Production of Violence in the Indigenous Communities of the Southeast of Chiapas, Mexico..  Faculty of Phylosophy. 
Ekren, E.  Institutions and agency for change in everyday refugee life: experiences of enduring and overcoming challenges of daily living in Cologne refugee shelters.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn. 
Ete, M..  An Ethnographic Study of Local Development Brokers in the Arena of Hydropower Development in Arunachal, India.  Doctoral Thesis at  Center for Development Research, University of Bonn. 
Fellahi, A..  Rural Youth Outmigration Choices in Light of Government Employment and Development Policies in Algeria: The Case of Batna Province in the Aures Region.  Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research (University of Bonn). 
Figueroa, G..  Alternative agriculture and farmers’ decision making processes in the context of the "updating of the socio-economic model" in Cuba.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Forneck S..  Changing Home(s) – Development, Local Perceptions and the Social Construction of Belonging in Zangla/India.  Doctoral Thesis at  The Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn. 
Geiger, Franziska..  Belonging and Resilience of Refugees in Bonn Bad Godesberg.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Gella, A.A..  Gender and gender (in)equality in small holder farming in Ethiopia.  Doctoral thesis at  ZEF. 
Germer, A..  Food habits and nutrition security in West Africa: Practices from Southwestern Burkina Faso.  Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Bonn. 
Guanti Lasso, M.M..  Rethinking the issue: Primary and Secondary Prevention of HIV and AIDS in Panama Using the Structural Vulnerability Approach, the case of the Panamanian Indigenous Groups Ngäbe and Buglé. 
Hojiev, K.  Conflicts in Fergana Valley: Identity and Social Dynamics along Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan borders.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn. 
Hussain, Madiha.  Opportunities and Barriers for the inclusion of young women in Politics: A Case Study of Young Women Activists and Politicians of Pakistan.  Doctoral thesis at 
Innis, Phillip Garjay..  Risks in everyday urban life: vulnerability and practices in flood-prone precarious settlements in Monrovia, Liberia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. 
Kumar, A..  The Slum Movement: Self-Organisation and Mobilisation of Activist-Citizens Living in Unrecognised Slums of Mumbai.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn. 
Maddah, H..  Women Household Heads in Iran: A Discourse Analysis. 
Mai, Q..  The tales of heritagization: networks, flows and community’s involvement at World Heritage sites in Vietnam.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn. 
Martin Espinosa, Mayra Alejandra..  Social mobilization in Colombia: advocacy action for the guarantee of the rights of freedom of expression and access to public information. Two cases of National Platforms of Civil Society Organizations – CSOs.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Martini, L..  Creative city and knowledge community: Their interplay in human development in Bandung, Indonesia.  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn. 
Mashingaidze, M..  Pooling resources, scattering the family’: transnational realities of Zimbabwean post-2000 migrants in the United Kingdom.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn. 
Min Jung Cho.  Research and its governance in the health research system of Uzbekistan. 
Mora Motta, A..  Rural well-being, sustainability and territorial transformation: fundamental human needs in the context of extractive forestry plantations in Los Rios, Chile. 
Mumbi Ndunda, Elizabeth..  Contribution of Multi-stakeholder initiatives and collective action in conflict management among pastoral communities in Northern Kenya..  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Nago Zeufack, M..  Adaptation aid efficiency in Central Africa: A case study of North-South cooperation on climate change adaptation in the Congo Basin.  Doctoral thesis at 
Odamtten, Genevieve..  International organisations in the politics and governance of global migration: The Case of the UNODC in the governance of migrant smuggling from the Horn of Africa to western Europe..  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Oginni, Oyewole S...  Humanitarian urbanism: everyday life in the front-line cities of the Lake Chad Basin.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Pratama, Arif Budy..  The pursuit of smartness - An ethnographic study understanding the dynamic of smart city development project in the Magelang municipality, Indonesia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Rawat, Namrata..  Youth Aspirations and Migration Choices in the Hill Region of Uttarakhand, India.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Rodriguez-Camayo, Fernando..  How can food security and resilience to climate change of smallholders be addressed in specialty coffee value chains? The case of the dry corridor in Honduras..  Agriculture. 
Rosales Salgado, Maryoriet Nicole..  The space where we belong: Female Narratives of space and insecurity in urban Honduras.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn. 
Shagdarsuren, O..  Extralegality and Policy Implications in the Mining Sector of Mongolia.  Doctoral Thesis at  University of Bonn. 
Sharma, S..  Politics of Waste: Contestations, Practices and Geographies of Exclusion at a Dumping Site in Mumbai.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn.