Exploring pathways linking climate shocks and local conflict in the context of farmer-herder interactions in the Sahel

Master thesis opportunity Background The extreme impacts of climate change and rising number of conflicts, are two of the most critical threats in today‚Äôs world, and are receiving an increasing amount of attention by policy makers, military and security actors, and international organizations. Recently, co-occurrences between adverse climate change impacts and violent conflicts have been … Continue reading Exploring pathways linking climate shocks and local conflict in the context of farmer-herder interactions in the Sahel

Internship opportunity: Measuring and visualizing the impact at Better Places, international tour operator.

Tour operator Better Places is a social enterprise with a strong focus on sustainability. We offer unique, high-quality travel experiences, 100% tailor-made by local travel experts, and focused around nature and meeting the local experiences. We are also operating on the German market as FairAway. Better Places started operating in 2014 and offers more than … Continue reading Internship opportunity: Measuring and visualizing the impact at Better Places, international tour operator.

Blockchains, Non-State Currencies and Disaster

2 Thesis Vacancies Please note that these vacancies are now fulfilled. I am looking for two Masters students who are interested in writing their thesis on blockchain/cryptocurrencies. One thesis project focuses on how blockchain/cryptocurrencies relate to other forms of non-state issued currency such as Melanesian shell money or Micronesian stone money. The student is free … Continue reading Blockchains, Non-State Currencies and Disaster