Dr. Theresa Tribaldos

Head of Just Economies and Human Well-Being Impact Area | UNESCO Chair "Natural and Cultural Heritage for Sustainable Mountain Development"

Phone
+41 31 684 37 65
E-Mail
theresa.tribaldos@unibe.ch
Office
254
Postal Address
Dr. Theresa Tribaldos
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)
University of Bern
Mittelstrasse 43
CH-3012 Bern

Areas of professional focus at CDE

  • Food system sustainability, transition and transformation
  • Just transition principles and criteria
  • Sustainable regional development in mountains
  • Natural and cultural heritage in mountains
  • Transdisciplinary research for sustainability transformations
  • Role of research networks for sustainability transformations

Projects

  • Just transition: tackling inequalities on the way to a sustainable, healthy and climate-neutral food systems (JUST-FOOD)
  • Leitung des UNESCO Chair "Natur- und Kulturerbe zur nachhaltigen Entwicklung von Berggebieten"
  • Co-PI der Mountain Research Initiative
  • Pilotprojekt "Pärke als Förderer regionaler Kreisläufe? Die Bedeutung nachhaltig produzierter Nahrungsmittel und deren Wertschöpfung am Beispiel von SAC Hütten in Parkgebieten"
  • Mercator Expedition "Transforming food systems - an exchange of concepts and methods between the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) and the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)"
  • Enhancing transformative research for sustainable development: mutual learning within research networks
  • Towards Food Sustainability: Reshaping the Coexistence of Different Food Systems in South America and Africa (FoodSAF)

Field experience

Switzerland, Finland, Brazil, Chile

Teaching

  • "Gestaltung und Umsetzung von nationalen Nachhaltigkeitsstrategien" seminar for master students at University of Bern (Co-lecturer with Prof. Dr. Thomas Breu)
  • "Von globaler Partnerschaft zu lokaler Aktion: Politikwissen-scha(f)ft nachhaltige Gesellschaft" BA course at University of Basel (Guest lecturer in Dr. Rebecca Welge’s course)
  • Food Systems and International Interlinkages. Guest lecture at Kalevan Lukio Highschool in Tampere, Finland
  • "Transformation des Ernährungssystems" module in the MA course "Inter- und transdisziplinäre Analyse- und Transformationsansätze Nachhaltiger Entwicklung" (Co-lecturer with Dr. Julie Zähringer and Bettina Scharrer)
  • "Food Sustainability – Das Recht auf Nahrung" Tutorium supervisor in the Bachelor Minor of Sustainable Development

Languages

German, English, Spanish, French, Italian

Jump to: 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017

2022

Tribaldos, Theresa; Rist, Stephan (2022). Connecting Human Health to Nature Health: The Bridging Potential of Sustainable Food Systems. In: Scrimshaw, Susan C.; Lane, Sandra D.; Rubinstein, Robert A.; Fischer, Julian (eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Social Studies in Health and Medicine (pp. 529-543). London, UK: Sage Publications Ltd

2021

Kaljonen, Minna; Kortetmäki, Teea; Tribaldos, Theresa; Huttunen, Suvi; Karttunen, Kaisa; Maluf, Renato S.; Niemi, Jyrki; Saarinen, Merja; Salminen, Jani; Vaalavuo, Maria; Valsta, Liisa (2021). Justice in transitions: Widening considerations of justice in dietary transition. Environmental innovation and societal transitions, 40, pp. 474-485. Elsevier 10.1016/j.eist.2021.10.007

Ebneter, Laura; Liechti, Karina; Tribaldos, Theresa; Rist, Stephan (August 2021). Forschungsschwerpunkt Traditionelle Bewässerung an der Universität Bern: Traditionelle Bewässerung in Europa - immaterielles Kulturerbe für die Zukunft Bern, Schweiz: Centre for Development and Environment, Geografisches Institut, UNESCO Chair Natur- und Kulturerbe zur nachhaltigen Entwicklung von Berggebieten, Universität Bern, und Stiftung Landschaftsschutz Schweiz

Tribaldos, Theresa Margarete; Jacobi, Johanna; Mathez-Stiefel, Sarah-Lan; Campos Motta, Renata; Kortetmäki, Teea; Bürgi, Elisabeth (23 June 2021). Approaches to food justice and their role in transformative food research (Unpublished). In: EurSafe 2021 Conference. Fribourg, Switzerland. 24-26 June.

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Allheilig, Gaby (May 2021). We are outsourcing many of the problems of our food system. In: CDE Spotlight. Centre for Development and Environment, University of Bern

Schneider, Flurina; Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Adler, Carolina; Biggs, Reinette (Oonsie); de Brémond, Ariane; Buser, Tobias; Krug, Cornelia; Loutre, Marie-France; Moore, Sarah; Norström, Albert V; Paulavets, Katsia; Urbach, Davnah; Spehn, Eva; Wülser, Gabriela; Zondervan, Ruben (2021). Co-production of knowledge and sustainability transformations: a strategic compass for global research networks. Current opinion in environmental sustainability, 49, pp. 127-142. Elsevier 10.1016/j.cosust.2021.04.007

Mountain Partnership, Secretariat; Tribaldos, Theresa (April 2021). Highlighting sustainable food systems in Mountains for the UN Food Systems Summit 2021 (Unpublished). In: UN Food Systems Summit 2021. New York.

Llanque, Aymara; Jacobi, Johanna; Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Mukhovi, Stellah; Silvestre, Carlos; Tecchio, Andreia; Fernandez, Lidiane; Delgado, Freddy; Kiteme, Boniface; Maluf, Renato; Bessa, Adriana; Ifejika Speranza, Chinwe; Rist, Stephan (2021). Transformations towards food sustainability using the participatory Food Sustainability Assessment Framework (FoodSAF). Social Innovations Journal, 5 Social Innovations Partners

Schneider, Flurina; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2021). Finding ways to sustainability through the “network compass” Bern, Switzerland: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern

Bürgi Bonanomi, Elisabeth; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2021). PPM-Based Trade Measures to Promote Sustainable Farming Systems? What the EU/EFTA-Mercosur Agreements Can Learn from the EFTA-Indonesian Agreement. In: European Yearbook of International Economic Law. European Yearbook of International Economic Law: Vol. 11 (pp. 359-385). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg 10.1007/8165_2020_64

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Kortetmäki, T. (2021). Developing principles and criteria for just transition in food systems: a transdisciplinary endeavour. In: Schübel, Hanna; Wallimann-Helmer, Ivo (eds.) Justice and food security in a changing climate (pp. 158-163). Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers 10.3920/978-90-8686-915-2_22

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Schneider, Flurina (2021). Enabling Players to Develop Theories of Change for Sustainable Development: A Serious Game. Simulation & gaming, 52(5), pp. 664-678. Sage 10.1177/10468781211022399

Tribaldos, Theresa; Ebneter, Laura (2021). UNESCO Welterbe und nachhaltige Ernährungssysteme: Die Rolle von Berghütten (Unpublished). In: 4. Tagung Parkforschung Schweiz. Schüpfheim, Switzerland. 15. Oktober 2021.

Tribaldos, Theresa; Kortetmäki, Teea (2021). Developing principles and criteria for just transition in food systems: a transdisciplinary endeavour (Unpublished). In: EurSafe 2021 Conference. Fribourg, Switzerland. 24-26 June.

Tribaldos, Theresa; Kaljonen, Minna; Jensen, Hanna (2021). How to build a just food system in a climate change situation?

2020

Fazey, Ioan; Schäpke, Niko; Caniglia, Guido; Hodgson, Anthony; Kendrick, Ian; Lyon, Christopher; Page, Glenn; Patterson, James; Riedy, Chris; Strasser, Tim; Verveen, Stephan; Adams, David; Goldstein, Bruce; Klaes, Matthias; Leicester, Graham; Linyard, Alison; McCurdy, Adrienne; Ryan, Paul; Sharpe, Bill; Silvestri, Giorgia; ... (2020). Transforming knowledge systems for life on Earth: Visions of future systems and how to get there. Energy research & social science, 70, p. 101724. Elsevier 10.1016/j.erss.2020.101724

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Oberlack, Christoph; Schneider, Flurina (2020). Impact through participatory research approaches: an archetype analysis [Dataset].

Schneider, Flurina; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2020). Co-Production of Knowledge at Network-Level [Movie].

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Oberlack, Christoph; Schneider, Flurina (2020). Impact through participatory research approaches: an archetype analysis. Ecology and Society, 25(3) Resilience Alliance Publications 10.5751/ES-11517-250315

Jacobi, Johanna; Mukhovi, Stellah; Llanque, Aymara; Giger, Markus; Bessa, Adriana; Golay, Christophe; Ifejika Speranza, Chinwe; Mwangi, Veronica; Augstburger, Horacio; Buergi-Bonanomi, Elisabeth; Haller, Tobias; Kiteme, Boniface P.; Delgado Burgoa, José M. F.; Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Rist, Stephan (2020). A new understanding and evaluation of food sustainability in six different food systems in Kenya and Bolivia. Scientific reports, 10(1), p. 19145. Springer Nature 10.1038/s41598-020-76284-y

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Allheilig, Gaby (2020). Crops from mountain regions are crucial to our food systems. An interview by Gaby Allheilig with Theresa Tribaldos the the UNESCO Chair on Natural and Cultural Heritage for Sustainable Mountain Development. In: CDE Spotlight.

Tribaldos, Theresa; Rist, Stephan (2020). Developing indicators for sustainable regional development in mountain areas (Unpublished). In: 18th Swiss Geoscience Meeting. Zurich, Switzerland. 6-7 November.

2019

Schneider, Flurina; Buser, Tobias Johannes; Keller, Rea; Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Rist, Stephan (2019). Research funding programmes aiming for societal transformations: ten key stages. Science and public policy, 46(3), pp. 463-478. Oxford University Press 10.1093/scipol/scy074

Oberlack, Christoph; Breu, Thomas; Giger, Markus; Harari, Nicole; Herweg, Karl Günter; Mathez-Stiefel, Sarah-Lan; Messerli, Peter; Moser, Stephanie; Ott, Cordula; Providoli, Isabelle; Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Zimmermann, Anne; Schneider, Flurina (2019). Theories of change in sustainability science: Understanding how change happens. GAIA - Ökologische Perspektiven für Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft / ecological perspectives for science and society, 28(2), pp. 106-111. Oekom Verlag 10.14512/gaia.28.2.8

Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2019). UNESCO Chair on Natural and Cultural Heritage for Sustainable Mountain Development (Unpublished). In: 3rd international conference of the UNESCO Chair for Education for Sustainable Development. Bordeaux, France. 28-29 May 2019.

Schneider, Flurina; Giger, Markus; Harari, Nicole; Moser, Stephanie; Oberlack, Christoph; Providoli, Isabelle; Schmid, Leonie; Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Zimmermann, Anne (2019). Transdisciplinary co-production of knowledge and sustainability transformations: Three generic mechanisms of impact generation. Environmental science & policy, 102, pp. 26-35. Elsevier 10.1016/j.envsci.2019.08.017

Schneider, Flurina; Binder, Claudia; Buser, Tobias; Fritz, Livia; Hoffmann, Sabine; Pohl, Christian; Providoli, Isabelle; Schilling, Thorsten; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2019). Pathways to Impact of Transdisciplinary Research: The Role of Contexts, Goals, and Epistemological Assumptions (Unpublished). In: International Transdisciplinarity Conference 2019. Gothenburg, Sweden. 10-13 September 2019.

Fritz, Livia; Binder, Claudia; Buser, Tobias; Ejderyan, Olivier; Pohl, Christian; Providoli, Isabelle; Schneider, Flurina; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2019). Power dynamics in transdisciplinary research: from power over to power with? (Unpublished). In: International Transdisciplinarity Conference 2019. Gothenburg, Sweden. 10-13 September 2019.

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Schneider, Flurina (2019). Developing theories of change for supporting sustainability transformations: A serious game (Unpublished). In: Earth System Governance Conference. Oaxaca, Mexico. 07 November 2019.

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Rist, Stephan (2019). Integrating protected areas into sustainable regional development based on environmental justice – a case study from the National Reserve of Coyhaique, Chile (Unpublished). In: Transformation Conference 2019. Santiago, Chile. 16 October 2019.

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Rist, Stephan (2019). Integrating protected areas into sustainable regional development based on environmental justice – a case study from the National Reserve of Coyhaique, Chile (Unpublished). In: Earth System Governance Conference. Oaxaca, Mexico. 06 November 2019.

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Schneider, Flurina (2019). Developing theories of change for supporting sustainability transformations: A serious game (Unpublished). In: Transformation Conference 2019. Santiago, Chile. 17 October 2019.

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Schneider, Flurina (2019). Emotions in group dynamics on equal footing (Unpublished). In: International Transdisciplinary Conference. Gothenburg, Sweden. 11 September 2019.

Jacobi, Johanna; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2019). Sustainable food system transformation: participatory evaluation and leverage points (Unpublished). In: Transformations Conference 2019. Santiago, Chile. 15 October 2019.

2018

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Schneider, Flurina; Oberlack, Christoph; Rist, Stephan (November 2018). Governance of sustainability problems through transdisciplinary research: pathways to impact in agricultural systems (Unpublished). In: Earth System Governance Conference 2018. Utrecht, Netherlands. 05-08 November 2018.

Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Jacobi, Johanna; Rist, Stephan (2018). Linking sustainable diets to the concept of food system sustainability. Future of food : journal on food, agriculture and society, 6(1), pp. 71-84. University of Kassel

Providoli, Isabelle; Tribaldos, Theresa M.; Brémond, Ariane Carole; Ehrensperger, Albrecht; Schneider, Flurina (2018). Fostering transdisciplinarity in global research networks through digital means – potentials and challenges (Unpublished). In: Swiss Inter- and Transdisciplinarity Day 2018. Inter- and Transdisciplinarity in a Digital World. École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland. 15 November 2018.

Schneider, Flurina; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2018). How can research networks of the Future Earth framework effectively contribute to implementation of the SDGs in Africa? (Unpublished). In: Seedbeds for Transformation Conference. Port Elizabeth. 11 Mai 2018.

Schneider, Flurina; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2018). How can the Earth System Governance community effectively contribute to the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals? (Unpublished). In: Earth System Governance Conference. Utrecht, Netherlands. 09 November 2018.

2017

Schneider, Flurina; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2017). Enhancing transformative research for sustainable development: mutual learning within the Future Earth research platform (Unpublished). In: International Transdisciplinarity Conference. Lüneburg, Deutschland. 14 September 2017.

Schneider, Flurina; Tribaldos, Theresa M. (2017). Enhancing transformative research for sustainable development: mutual learning within the Future Earth research platform (Unpublished). In: International Conference on Research for Development, (ICRD Conference). Bern, Switzerland. 08 September 2017.