Areas of professional focus

  • Innovative tools and approaches to foster social learning processes
  • Conceptual and methodological development of learning-oriented simulation games and training modules
  • Participatory processes and stakeholder involvement
  • Sustainable management of natural resources
  • Rural development
  • Impact assessment
  • Socio-economic and socio-cultural issues

Further professional interests

  • Tools, approaches, and processes of institutional development and change management
  • Conflicts over natural resources / conflict management

Field experience

Kenya, Mali, Ethiopia, Nicaragua, Bolivia, India, Thailand, Kyrgyzstan, Georgia


German, English, Spanish, French

  • Agriculture and Food Security (A+FS) Network of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
  • Swiss Forum on Rural Advisory Services (SFRAS)
  • Schweizerische Ethnologische Gesellschaft (Swiss Ethnological Society)
  • Fachfrauen Umwelt (Women Environmental Experts)