Laura Ebneter

Research Associate

Sustainability Governance Cluster

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Postal Address
Laura Ebneter
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)
University of Bern
Mittelstrasse 43
CH-3012 Bern

Areas of professional focus at CDE

  • Sustainable regional development
  • Governance of natural resources
  • Protected areas and World Heritage Sites
  • Sustainable land management (SLM)
  • Soil and water conservation systems


Further professional interests

  • Interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research
  • Multi-Stakeholder Platforms
  • Integrated watershed and natural resource management

Field experience

Switzerland, Kenya


German, English, French
Italian, Kiswahili (basic understanding)

Jump to: 2017 | 2013


Ebneter, Laura; Liechti, Karina (November 2017). Leben mit Naturgefahren in der Welterbe-Region Jungfrau-Aletsch. einblicke|ausblicke UNESCO-Welterbe Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch

Liechti, Karina; Ebneter, Laura (2017). Landschaftsqualität in der Welterbe-Region - Beispiele aus dem Wallis (Einblicke - Ausblicke). UNESCO-Welterbe Schweizer Alpen Jungfrau-Aletsch


Wolfgramm, Bettina; Hurni, Hans; Liniger, Hanspeter; Ruppen, Sebastian; Milne, Eleanor; Bader, Hans-Peter; Scheidegger, Ruth; Kassie, Tadele Amare; Yitaferu, Birru; Nazarmavloev, Farrukh; Conder, Malgorzata; Ebneter, Laura; Qadamov, Aslam; Shokirov, Qobiljon; Hergarten, Christian; Schwilch, Gudrun (2013). Soil organic carbon for global benefits – assessing potential SOC increase under SLM technologies worldwide and evaluating tradeoffs and gains of upscaling SLM technologies. Geophysical research abstracts, 15. Copernicus Publications