Landuse Conflicts

Landuse Conflicts

Welcome to the website of the research group Landuse Conflicts.


The Research Group Landuse Conflicts carries out research on conflicts over natural resources. A particular focus is placed on usage of land and water. Human-environment interactions are at the heart of the analysis.

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Mar 11, 2020

Science Slam: "Tipping points - or how not to fall off a cliff"

It was a great evening at the 32nd Science Slam in Mainz. Rebecca Froese presented her doctoral research in an entertaining slam.

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Mar 09, 2020

We welcome our new Research Associate: Rowan Alumasa Alusiuola

Rowan Alumasa Alusiuolais is currently an Alexander Von Humboldt Fellow for International Climate Protection year 2020/2021 at University of Koblenz-Landau. Her research focuses on the potential of REDD+ on conflict creation in Kenya and minimising it while contributing to sustainable development at local level.

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Mar 05, 2020

New publication: Natural Resources, Human Rights and Conflict

Teaching Materials for Secondary Education

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