Areas of professional focus at CDE
- Land degradation and Sustainable Land Management SLM
- Management and further development of the WOCAT database, support in WOCAT related issues
- SLM knowledge management and decision-support
- Education for sustainable development
- WOCAT – World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies
- EU-CASCADE – Catastrophic shifts in drylands: how can we prevent ecosystem degradation?
- EU-RECARE – Preventing and Remediating degradation of soils in Europe through Land Care
- GEF-FAO DS-SLM – Decision Support for Mainstreaming and Scaling up of Sustainable Land Management
- GLUES - BMBF-funding measure ‘Sustainable Land Management’
- Potential and limitations for improved natural resource management (NRM) in mountain communities in the Rustaq district
- Bachelor Minor Nachhaltige Entwicklung
- Master Minor Nachhaltige Entwicklung
German, English, Spanish, French
Lauterburg, Nina Juanita (2014). Forest Fires and Related Regime Shifts in Ayora, Spain. An Assessment of Land Use, Land Degradation and Sustainable Land Management Practices. Master Thesis. University of Bern.