Nicole Harari

Research Scientist

Land Resources Cluster

Phone
+41 31 631 54 96
E-Mail
nicole.harari@unibe.ch
Office
239
Postal Address
Nicole Harari
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)
University of Bern
Mittelstrasse 43
CH-3012 Bern

Areas of professional focus at CDE

  • Sustainable Land Management (SLM)
  • Decision support for up-scaling SLM
  • SLM Knowledge Management: use of audio-visual materials and other innovative tools
  • Farmer-to-farmer knowledge sharing

Projects

  • World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies (WOCAT)

Further professional interests

  • Impacts of conflict on land use and management
  • Transboundary water management
  • Environmental peacebuilding
  • Nature conservation and protected areas

Field experience

  • Seven years field experience in the Middle East (occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), Israel, Jordan)
  • Six-month field experience in Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil
  • Short-term field experiences in Kenya and Tajikistan

Languages

German, English, French, Spanish, Hebrew, Italian, Arabic (basic)

 

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2020

Providoli, Isabelle; Tim, Sophea; Harari, Nicole; Herweg, Karl; Liniger, Hanspeter (October 2020). Bringing Sustainability Science to Cambodia - Enabling Transformative Learning and Education through Joint Development of a Curriculum on Sustainable Development (Unpublished). In: 7th Responsible Management Education Research Conference. School of Applied Sciences. Graubünden, Switzerland. 19-21 October.

Tim, Sophea; Harari, Nicole; Herweg, Karl; Liniger, Hanspeter; Providoli, Isabelle (September 2020). Bringing Sustainability Science to Cambodia - Enabling Transformative Learning and Education through Joint Development of a Curriculum on Sustainable Development (Unpublished). In: Higher Education Summit 2020. Bern, Switzerland. 31 August - 02 September 2020.

Piemontese, Luigi; Castelli, Giulio; Fetzer, Ingo; Barron, Jennie; Liniger, Hanspeter; Harari, Nicole; Bresci, Elena; Jaramillo, Fernando (2020). Estimating the global potential of water harvesting from successful case studies. Global environmental change, 63, p. 102121. Elsevier 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2020.102121

2019

Jendoubi, Donia; Harari, Nicole; Mekdaschi Studer, Rima (2019). Vers une Gestion Durable des Terres (GDT). Une collection des bonnes pratiques en Tunisie [Textbook] . Aide à la décision pour l'intégration et l'extension de la gestion durable des terres. FAO Organisation de Nation Unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture, Global Environment Facility, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern

Liniger, Hanspeter; Harari, Nicole; van Lynden, Godert; Fleiner, Renate; de Leeuw, Jan; Bai, Zhanguo; Critchley, William (2019). Achieving land degradation neutrality: The role of SLM knowledge in evidence-based decision-making. Environmental science & policy, 94, pp. 123-134. Elsevier 10.1016/j.envsci.2019.01.001

van Haren, Nathalie; Fleiner, Renate; Liniger, Hanspeter; Harari, Nicole (2019). Contribution of community-based initiatives to the sustainable development goal of Land Degradation Neutrality. Environmental science & policy, 94, pp. 211-219. Elsevier 10.1016/j.envsci.2018.12.017

Gonzalez-Roglich, Mariano; Zvoleff, Alex; Noon, Monica; Liniger, Hanspeter; Fleiner, Renate; Harari, Nicole; Garcia, Cesar (2019). Synergizing global tools to monitor progress towards land degradation neutrality: Trends.Earth and the World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies sustainable land management database. Environmental science & policy, 93, pp. 34-42. Elsevier 10.1016/j.envsci.2018.12.019

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 Margarete; 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

Schneider, Flurina; Giger, Markus; Harari, Nicole; Moser, Stephanie; Oberlack, Christoph; Providoli, Isabelle; Schmid, Leonie; Tribaldos, Theresa; 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

2017

Harari, Nicole; Gavilano, Alexandra; Liniger, Hanspeter (2017). where people and their land are safer: A Compendium of Good Practices in Disaster Risk Reduction. Bern, Switzerland: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern and Swiss NGO Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Platform, with Bern Open Publishing

Balsiger, Urs; Bastide, Joan; Bieri, Sabin; Breu, Thomas; da Silva-Trolliet, Tamara Rebecca; Ehrensperger, Albrecht; Harari, Nicole; Heinimann, Andreas; Kiteme, Bonifcae; Lardelli, Corina; Messerli, Peter; Oberlack, Christoph; Weger, Barbara (2017). Spotlight on engaged and transformative science. CDE annual report 2016 (CDE Annual Report 2016). Bern, Switzerland: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

2016

Liniger, Hanspeter; Harari, Nicole; Schwilch, Gudrun; Providoli, Isabelle; Mekdaschi, Rima (2016). Upscaling SLM by proving overall benefits and improving knowledge sharing and evidence-based decision making (Unpublished). In: Global Land Project - Open Science Meeting. Beijing, China. 24.-27.10.2016.

2015

Liniger, Hanspeter; Bunning, Sally; Harari, Nicole; Mekdaschi Studer, Rima; Nachtergaele, Freddy (2015). Decision support framework for mainstreaming and scaling-up sustainable land management. In: Hubert, Bernard; Broin, Melanie (eds.) UNCCD 3rd Scientific Conference. Book of Abstracts. Cancún, Mexico. 09.03.-12.03.2015.

Liniger, Hanspeter; Harari, Nicole (2015). Innovations in using documented knowledge on SLM best practices for various stakeholders at different levels. In: Hubert, Bernard; Broin, Melanie (eds.) UNCCD 3rd Scientific Conference. Book of Abstracts. Cancún, Mexico. 09.03.-12.03.2015.

2014

Golay, François; Ziegler, Stefan; Harari, Nicole; Métaireau, Béatrice; Carneiro, Claudio; Schuler, Martin (2014). Academic cooperation to foster research and advocacy competences in the occupied Palestinian territory (West Bank). In: Bolay, Jean-Claude; Hostettler, Silvia; Hazboun, Eileen (eds.) Technologies for sustainable development: a way to reduce poverty? (pp. 263-274). Cham: Springer 10.1007/978-3-319-00639-0_22

2013

Liniger, Hanspeter; Harari, Nicole (2013). Use of audiovisual messages from land user to land user for sharing knowledge about SLM: experiences from a pilot project in Kenya and Tajikistan. In: 2nd UNCCD Scientific Conference. Bonn, Deutschland. 9.-12. Apr. 2013.

2005

Harari, Nicole (2005). Literature Review on the Quirimbas National Park, Northern Mozambique (Unpublished) Bern, Switzerland: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

  • World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies (WOCAT)