Helen Gambon

PhD Candidate

Sustainability Governance Cluster

Phone
+41 31 631 88 22
E-Mail
helen.gambon@cde.unibe.ch
Office
Building UniS, A239
Postal Address
Helen Gambon
University of Bern
Schanzeneckstrasse 1
CH-3012 Bern

Areas of professional focus at CDE

  • Governance of Land and Natural Resources
  • Constitutionality
  • PhD in the Indigenous Territory and Biosphere Reserve Pilón Lajas, Bolivia

​Projects

  • Constitutionality: Bottom-up institution building and resource governance

Further professional interests

  • Mining, Transnational Corporations and Local Populations
  • Political Ontology

Field experience

Bolivia, Mexico

Languages

German, English, Spanish, French, Mandarin (basic), Mosetene (basic)

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2017

Jacobi, Johanna; Mathez-Stiefel, Sarah-Lan; Gambon, Helen Anna; Rist, Stephan; Altieri, Miguel (2017). Whose knowledge, whose development? Use and role of local and external knowledge in agroforestry projects in Bolivia. Environmental management, 59(3), pp. 464-476. Springer 10.1007/s00267-016-0805-0

2016

Niederberger, Thomas; Haller, Tobias; Gambon, Helen; Kobi, Madlen; Wenk, Irina (eds.) (2016). The open cut: Mining, transnational corporations and local populations. Action Anthropology/Aktionsethnologie: Vol. 2. Zürich, Schweiz: LIT Verlag

Gambon, Helen; Kobi, Madlen (2016). Legal frameworks and regulations for the mining industry. In: Niederberger, Thomas; Haller, Tobias; Gambon, Helen; Kobi, Madlen; Wenk, Irina (eds.) The open cut: Mining, transnational corporations and local populations. Action Anthropology/Aktionsethnologie: Vol. 2 (pp. 35-58). Zürich, Schweiz: LIT Verlag

Jacobi, Johanna; Mathez Stiefel, Sarah-Lan; Gambon, Helen Anna (2016). ¿Locales, externos o integrados? El rol de los diferentes tipos de conocimientos en la agroforestería boliviana. Leisa - revista de agroecología, 32(1), pp. 17-19. ETC Andes

2015

Gambon, Helen (2015). Fixation or dynamics? Governance of an indigenous territory and biosphere reserve in the Bolivian Amazon. In: IASC 2015 Biennial International Conference on Complexity and Change. Book of Abstracts. Edmonton, Canada. 25.-29.05.2015.

2014

Gambon, Helen Anna (2014). Bridging knowledge systems for sustainability – the case of the indigenous territory and biosphere reserve Pilón Lajas, Bolivia. Abstractbook, p. 183. Sustainability Science Center, University of Copenhagen

2012

Gambon, Helen (2012). Bottom-up institution building initiatives for sustainable land governance. In: International Conference on Research for Development, 20.-22.8.2012, Bern, Switzerland. Bern: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

2010

Gambon, Helen Anna (2010). Análisis de tenencia y uso de la tierra en dos comunidades campesinas en Cochabamba, Bolivia, en relación a la Ley INRA. Arbeitsblatt des Instituts für Sozialanthropologie: Vol. 55. Bern: Institut für Sozialanthropologie der Universität Bern

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