Dr. Sabin Bieri

Associate Director, Portfolio and Networks | Head of Socio-Economic Transitions Cluster

Phone
+41 31 631 37 51
E-Mail
sabin.bieri@cde.unibe.ch
Office
402
Postal Address
Dr. Sabin Bieri
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)
University of Bern
Hallerstrasse 10
CH-3012 Bern

Projects

  • Inequality, poverty, and sustainability
  • Labour markets and inclusive development
  • Care economy
  • Gender and sanitation

Further professional interests

  • Globalisation and justice: concepts and debates
  • ​Development geography: conceptual debates and development policy
  • Mixed-methods approaches in the social sciences and interdisciplinary development research
  • ​Social movements
  • Urban development

Field experience

Bolivia, Mali, Laos, Ethiopia, Costa Rica, Cuba

Languages

English, French, Spanish, Italian

 

Jump to: 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2007

2017

Gämperli Krauer, Ulla; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Bieri, Sabin (2017). Mountain women's future (Issue Brief on Sustainable Mountain Development 2017). Bern, Switzerland: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern

2016

Bader, Christoph; Bieri, Sabin; Wiesmann, Urs; Heinimann, Andreas (2016). Is economic growth increasing disparities? A multidimensional analysis of poverty in the Lao PDR between 2003 and 2013. Journal of Development Studies, pp. 1-19. Taylor & Francis 10.1080/00220388.2016.1251587

Bader, Christoph; Bieri, Sabin; Wiesmann, Urs; Heinimann, Andreas (2016). Differences between monetary and multidimensional poverty in the Lao PDR: Implications for targeting of poverty reduction policies and interventions. Poverty & Public Policy, 8(2), pp. 171-197. Wiley 10.1002/pop4.140

Herweg, Karl Günter; Zimmermann, Anne; Lundsgaard, Lara; Tribelhorn, Thomas; Rufer, Lydia; Hammer, Thomas; Tanner, Rolf Peter; Trechsel, Lilian Julia; Bieri, Sabin; Kläy, Andreas (2016). Nachhaltige Entwicklung in die Hochschullehre integrieren — Ein Leitfaden mit Vertiefungen für die Universität Bern. Vertiefung 1: Konzepte, Instrumente, Anleitungen, Hinweise und Beispiele. [Textbook] . Bern, Switzerland: Universität Bern, Vizerektorat Qualität, Vizerektorat Lehre, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Bereich Hochschuldidaktik & Lehrentwicklung und Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

Herweg, Karl Günter; Zimmermann, Anne; Lundsgaard, Lara; Tribelhorn, Thomas; Hammer, Thomas; Tanner, Rolf Peter; Trechsel, Lilian Julia; Bieri, Sabin; Kläy, Andreas (2016). Nachhaltige Entwicklung in die Hochschullehre integrieren – Ein Leitfaden mit Vertiefungen für die Universität Bern. Grundlagen. [Textbook] . Bern, Switzerland: Universität Bern, Vizerektorat Qualität, Vizerektorat Lehre, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Bereich Hochschuldidaktik & Lehrentwicklung und Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

Bader, Christoph; Bieri, Sabin; Wiesmann, Urs; Heinimann, Andreas (2016). A different perspective on poverty in Lao PDR: Multidimensional poverty in Lao PDR for the years 2002/2003 and 2007/2008. Social indicators research, 126(2), pp. 483-502. Springer 10.1007/s11205-015-0900-2

Bikketi, Edward; Ifejika Speranza, Chinwe; Bieri, Sabin; Haller, Tobias; Wiesmann, Urs (2016). Gendered division of labour and feminisation of responsibilities in Kenya; Implications for development interventions. Gender, Place and Culture, 23(10), pp. 1432-1449. Routledge 10.1080/0966369X.2016.1204996

2015

Tschopp, Maurice; Romero Romay, Daniela; Zamora, Elizabeth; Bieri, Sabin (2015). Quinoa production in the Nor Lipez province (Bolivia): Gender roles in export-led agriculture and challenges for research on rural employment. In: Fourth Global Conference on Economic Geography. Oxford, UK. 19.-23.08.2015.

2014

Schnegg, Brigitte; Bieri, Sabin; Kofler, Andrea (2014). To care and to be cared for: The role of elderly people in the Swiss care regime. In: Reddy, Vasu; Meyer, Stephan; Shefer, Tamara; Meyiwa, Thenjiwe (eds.) Care in context (pp. 265-281). Cape Town, South Africa: HSRC press

Bieri, Sabin (2014). New ruralities – old gender dynamics?: A reflection on high-value crop agriculture in the light of the feminisation debates. Geographica Helvetica, 69(4), pp. 281-290. Copernicus Publications 10.5194/gh-69-281-2014

2013

Bieri, Sabin (2013). Der Capability-Ansatz von Martha Nussbaum: das Gute Leben (Unpublished). In: Romerotag 2013: Gut leben. Nicht besser.. Luzern, Schweiz. 23.03.2013.

Kläy, Andreas; Schneider, Flurina; Bieri, Sabin (2013). Gerechtigkeit, Freiheit und Integration: Wie kann die Wissenschaft den Übergang in Post-Wachstumsgesellschaften fördern? In: Kongress der Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Soziologie: Ungleichheit und Integration in der Krise. Bern, Schweiz. 26.-28.06.2013.

Hasler, Martin; Bieri, Sabin (2013). Bevölkerung und Gesellschaft. In: Egli, Hans-Rudolf; Hasler, Martin; Probst, Matthias (eds.) Geografie: Wissen und verstehen - ein Handbuch für die Sekundarstufe II (pp. 167-204). Bern: hep-Verlag

Tilley, Elizabeth; Bieri, Sabin; Kohler, Petra (2013). Sanitation in developing countries: A review through a gender lens. Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 3(3), pp. 298-314. IWA Publishing 10.2166/washdev.2013.090

2012

Bieri, Sabin (2012). Vom Häuserkampf zu neuen urbanen Lebensformen. Städtische Bewegungen der 1980er Jahre aus einer raumtheoretischen Perspektive. Urban Sudies. Bielefeld: Transcript

Lanz, Kristina; Bieri, Sabin; Fankhauser, Lilian (2012). Critical Gender Issues with Regard to Food, Land, and Water: A Compendium for Policy-makers, NGOs, and Researchers (NCCR North-South Dialogue 40). Bern: CDE / NCCR North-South

Berndt, Christian; Bieri, Sabin (2012). Making the labour market work for the poor: Pathways towards inclusive development? In: International Conference on Research for Development, 20.-22.8.2012, Bern, Switzerland.

Bieri, Sabin (2012). New ruralities, feminisation of agriculture and re-peasantisation. In: Annual conference of the Arbeitskreis Entwicklungsgeographie 25.-27.6.2012, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany.

Bieri, Sabin (2012). Gender and development. In: Annual conference of the North-South Centre, 12.6.2012, ETH Zürich, Switzerland.

Bieri, Sabin (2012). Talking abouth sh***. Gendered approaches to sanitation. In: Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, 24.-28.2.2012, New York, United States of America.

2011

Bieri, Sabin; Ott, Cordula; Freytes Frey, Ada; Cross, Cecilia; Partenio, Florencia; Fernández Álvarez, María Inés (2011). A tool for thought and transformation: Gender-considerate global change research in practice. In: Wiesmann, Urs Martin; Hurni, Hans (eds.) Research for Sustainable Development: Foundations, Experiences, and Perspectives. Perspectives of the Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR) North-South: Vol. 6 (pp. 185-205). Bern: Geographica Bernensia

Ott, Cordula; Bieri, Sabin (2011). From rhetoric to concept: Incremental steps for mainstreaming gender in the NCCR North-South. In: Wiesmann, Urs Martin; Hurni, Hans (eds.) Research for Sustainable Development: Foundations, Experiences, and Perspectives. Perspectives of the Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR) North-South: Vol. 6 (pp. 289-311). Bern: Geographica Bernensia

2010

Bieri, Sabin (5 January 2010). "Unbehagen der Geschlechter". Zur Aneignung der Kopftuchdebatte durch politisch rechte Parteien in der Schweiz. Bund Brussels: Ligue des familles

Wastl-Walter, Doris; Bieri, Sabin; Kofler, Andrea (2010). Abled ageing in Switzerland: Processes of ageing and the need for flexible living conditions. In: Kovács, Zoltán (ed.) Challenges of Ageing in Villages and Cities: The Central European Experience (pp. 178-189). University of Szeged: Department of Economic and Social Geography

Bieri, Sabin (2010). 'Gute' und 'schlechte' Geographien: Die Kategorie Geschlecht in der geographischen Entwicklungsforschung. In: Bauriedl, Sybille; Schier, Michaela; Strüver, Anke (eds.) Geschlechterverhältnisse, Raumstrukturen, Ortsbeziehungen. Erkundungen von Vielfalt und Differenz im spatial turn. Forum Frauen- und Geschlechterforschung: Vol. 27 (pp. 167-194). Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot

Bieri, Sabin (2010). Entwicklung und Umwelt. In: Hasler, Martin; Egli, Hans-Rudolf (eds.) Geografie. Wissen und verstehen. Ein Handbuch für die Sekundarstufe II (pp. 279-336). Bern: HEP

Bieri, Sabin; Hasler, Martin (2010). Bevölkerung und Gesellschaft. In: Hasler, Martin; Egli, Hans-Rudolf (eds.) Geografie. Wissen und verstehen. Ein Handbuch für die Sekundarstufe II (pp. 167-204). Bern: HEP

Bieri, Sabin (2010). Soll ich mich entscheiden? Und wenn ja, wofür? In: Wodiunig, Tina; Binggeli, Ursula (eds.) Netzwerken und Kunstwerken. Mentoring an künstlerisch-gestalterischen Hochschulen (pp. 6-10). Bern: Bezug: Hochschule der Künste Bern

2009

Bieri, Sabin (2009). Grenzenlose Sorge? Globalisierte Care-Arbeit. Fama - feministisch-theologische Zeitschrift, 25(3), pp. 5-7. Henau (CH): Verein FAMA

Bieri, Sabin; Sancar, Annemarie (2009). Power and Poverty. Reducing gender inequality by ways of rural employment? In: FAO-IFAD-ILO Workshop on Gap s, trends and current research in gender dimensions of agricultur al and rural employment. Differentiated pathways out of poverty. Rom. 31.03.-02.04.2009.

Bieri, Sabin (2009). Body politics and care regimes. In: Women In Development Europe, Basel (ed.) We care! Feminist responses to the care crises. A report of the WIDE annual Conference 2009 (pp. 34-38). Basel: WIDE

Bieri, Sabin (2009). Body Politics. Wie gelebte Erfahrung politisch verhandelbar wird. In: Care-Ökonomie : neue Landschaften von feministischen Analysen und Debatten. Olympe. Feministische Arbeitshefte zur Politik: Vol. 30 (pp. 60-62). Zürich: Olympe

2007

Bieri, Sabin; Gerodetti, Natalia (2007). 'Falling women' - 'saving angels': spaces of contested mobility and the production of gender and sexualities within early twentieth-century train stations. Social & cultural geography, 8(2), pp. 217-234. London: Taylor & Francis 10.1080/14649360701360113

  • Women in Development Europe (WIDE), Switzerland
  • Arbeitskreis Geographie und Geschlecht (Scientific Research Group on Geography and Gender of the German Geographical Society)
  • Geographischer Arbeitskreis Entwicklungstheorien Scientific (Research Group on Development Theories of the German Geographical Society)
  • AGUASAN