Nina Lauterburg

Research Associate

Land Resources Cluster

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Postal Address
Nina Lauterburg
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)
University of Bern
Hallerstrasse 10
CH-3012 Bern

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

Field experience

Spain, Ethiopia


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