CRC Publications

Alvarez, M., Heller, G., Malombe, I., Matheka, K.W., Choge, S., Becker, M. 2019. Classification of Prosopis juliflora invasion in the Lake Baringo basin and environmental correlations. African Journal of Ecology 57(3), 296-303. DOI.

Basukala, A.K., Vehrs, H. P., Bollig, M., Greiner, C., Thonfeld, F. (2019): Spatial-temporal analysis of land-use and land-cover change in East Pokot, Kenya. Documentation, ZFL, Bonn, Germany. DOI: 10.5880/TRR228DB.2

Basukala, A.K., Vehrs, H. P., Bollig, M., Greiner, C., Thonfeld, F. (2019): Dataset: Spatial-temporal analysis of land-use and land-cover change in East Pokot, Kenya. CRC/TRR228 Database (TRR228DB). DOI: 10.5880/TRR228DB.1

Bauriedl, S., Klagge, B. (2018): Stromerzeugung aus erneuerbaren Energien in Kenia. Praxis Geographie 48 (3), 36-41. Link.

Becker, M., Angulo, C. (2019): The evolution of lowland rice-based production systems: Historic trends, determinants of change, future perspective. Advances in Agronomy 157, 293-327.

Bollig, M., Vehrs, H. P., (2021): The making of a conservation landscape: the emergence of a conservationist environmental infrastructure along the Kwando River in Namibia's Zambezi region. Cambridge University Press. Africa, Volume 91, (2), pp 270- 295.DOI.

Bollig, M., Vehrs, H.-P. (2020): Abundant herds: Accumulation, herd management, and land-use patterns in a conservation area. Pastoralism 10, 20. Link.

Bond, J., Mkutu, K. (2018): Exploring the hidden costs of human–wildlife conflict in northern Kenya. African Studies Review, vol. 6, no.1, pp. 33-54. DOI.

Curdt, C., Hoffmeister, D., Kramm, T., Bareth, G., Lang, U. (2019): Etablierung von Forschungsdatenmanagement-Services in geowissenschaftlichen Sonderforschungsbereichen am Beispiel des SFB/Transregio 32, SFB 1211 und SFB/ Transregio 228. Bausteine 2. 61-67. DOI: 10.17192/bfdm.2019.2.8103.

Dannenberg, P. (2020): Wertschöpfungsketten: Akteurskonstellationen und Auswirkungen im Globalen Süden. In: Neiberger, C. Hahn, B. (Hrsg.), Geographische Handelsforschung, 229-238. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-662-59080-5_20.

Dannenberg, P., Hartmann G. (2019): Stairway to Heaven oder Highway to Hell? Neue Entwicklungskorridore am Beispiel SAGCOT in Tansania. In: Praxis Geographie 11, 42-45. Link.

Dannenberg, P. Revilla Diez, J., Schiller, D. (2018): Spaces for integration or a divide? New-generation growth corridors and their integration in global value chains in the Global South. Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsgeographie, 62(2), 135-151. DOI: 10.1515/zfw-2017-0034.

Gaitán, J., Maestre, F.T., Buono, G., Bran, D., Dougill, A.J., Garcia-Martinez, G., Ferrante, D., Guuroh, R., Linstädter, A., Massara, V., Thomas, A.D. & Oliva, G., 2019. Biotic and abiotic factors controlling soil organic carbon content have similar effects in regional and global drylands. Ecosystems, 4, 1141-1151.

Gargallo, E., Kalvelage, L. (2020): Integrating social-ecological systems and global production networks: local effects of trophy hunting in Namibian conservancies. Development Southern Africa. DOI

Grawert, E. (2019): Between ‘strong institutions’ and the ‘political marketplace’: layers of land conflicts in Northern Kenya”. FriEnt Study 7, 42-45.

Greiner, C., Greven, D. & Klagge, B. (2021): Roads to Change: Livelihoods, Land Disputes, and Anticipation of Future Developments in Rural Kenya. Eur J Dev Res (2021). DOI

Hartmann, G., Mwaka, I., Dannenberg, P. (2020): Large investments, small farmers: A financialisation perspective on value chains in a development corridor. Development Southern Africa. DOI

Hartmann, G., Nduru, G., Dannenberg, P. (2020): Digital connectivity at the upstream end of value chains: A dynamic perspective on smartphone adoption amongst horticultural smallholders in Kenya. Competition & Change (online first). DOI: 10.1177/1024529420914483.

Höllermann, B., Näschen, K., & Evers, M. (2019). Dynamics of human-water interactions in the Kilombero Valley, Tanzania: Identifying drivers of change and human action using a collaborative approach. Geophysical Research Abstracts, 21(16705).

Höllermann, B., Näschen, K., Tibanyendela, N., Kwesiga, J., & Evers, M. (2020). Farmers’ decision-making strategies for dealing with hydro-climatic risks in the Kilombero Valley, Tanzania. Geophysical Research Abstracts, 22(9053). DOI.

Kalvelage, L., Revilla, Diez., J., Bollig, M., (2020) How much remains? Local value capture from tourism in Zambezi, Namibia. Tourism Geographies. DOI.

Klagge, B., Greiner, C., Greven, D., Nweke-Eze, C. (2020): Cross-Scale Linkages of Centralized Electricity Generation: Geothermal Development and Investor-Community Relations in Kenya. Politics and Governance (ISSN:2183-2463). Volume 8, Issue 3, pp. 211-222.Link.

Klagge, B. (2020 in print): The renewable energy revolution: Risk, investor, and financing structures. With case studies from Germany and Kenya. In: Knox-Hayes. J., Wójcik, D. (eds.): The Routledge Handbook of Financial Geography. London: Routledge.

Klagge, B., Nweke-Eze, C. (2020): Financing large-scale renewable-energy projects in Kenya: Types of investors, international connections and financialization. Geografiska Annaler: Series B, Human Geography. Link.

Kuiper, G., Greiner, C. (2021): Export horticulture and labour migration in Kenya: Translocality and transiency in a secondary town. Geoforum, Volume 122, June 2021, pp. 1-10. Link.

Langensiepen, M.,Jansen, A., K., M., Wingler, A., Demmig-Adams, B., Adams III, W., W., Dodd, I., C., Fotopoulos, V., Snowdon, R., Fenollosa, E., De Tullio, M., C., Buck-Sorlin, G., Munné-Bosch, S. (2020): Liking integrative plant physiology with agronomy to sustain future plant production. Environmental and Experimental Botany, Volume 178, Article Number 104125.Link.

Meyer, M., Klingelhoeffer, E., Naidoo, R., Wingate, V., Börner, J., (2020): Tourism opportunities drive woodland and wildlife conservation outcomes of community-based conservation in Namibia's Zambezi region. Ecological Economics, Volume 180, February 2021, 106863. Link.

Mkutu, K. (2020): Security Dynamics in Conservacies in Kenya: The Case of Isiolo County. BICC Working Paper series 3/2020. Bonn: Bonn International Center for Conservation. Link.

Mkutu, K. (2019): Pastoralists, politics and development projects. Understanding the layers of armed conflict in Isiolo County, Kenya. BICC Working Paper 7/2019. Link.

Mkutu, K., Mkutu, T., Marani, M. & Lokwang, A. E. (2019): New oil developments in a remote area: environmental justice and participation in Turkana, Kenya. The Journal of Environment & Development 28(3), pp. 223-252. DOI

Müller-Mahn, D., Mkutu, K., Kioko, E. (2021): Megaprojects—mega failures? The politics of aspiration and the transformation of rural Kenya. The European Journal of Development Research DOI.

Müller-Mahn, D., Moure, M., Gebreyes, M. (2020): Climate change, the politics of anticipation and future riskscapes in Africa. Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society rsaa013. Link.

Müller-Mahn, D., Dittmann, J. (2019): Die Schatten der Geschichte - Koloniale Landnahme und ihre Folgen in Namibia. In: Geographische Rundschau 7 (5), 30-33. Link.

Müller-Mahn, D. (2019): Envisioning African Futures: Development corridors as dreamscapes of modernity. In: Geoforum, open access. DOI

Müller-Mahn, D., Dannenberg, P., Klagge, B. (2019): Das ländliche Afrika im Umbruch - Entwicklungskorridore und die Transformation des Agrarsektors. Geographische Rundschau 7 (11), 10-16. Link.

Näschen, K., Diekkrüger, B., Evers, M., Höllermann, B., Seregina, L. S., Steinbach, S., . . . van der Linden, R. (2020). The impact of climate change and land use/land cover change on water resources in a data-scarce catchment in Tanzania. Geophysical Research Abstracts, 22(9287). doi:10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-9287

Näschen. K. , Diekkrüger. B., Evers. M, Höllermann. B, Steinbach. S., Thonfeld. F. (2019): The Impact of Land Use/Land Cover Change (LULCC) on Water Resources in a Tropical Catchment in Tanzania under Different Climate Change Scenarios. Sustainability 11(24): 7083. Link.

Parshotam, A., Revilla Diez, J. (2019): Economic Growth Corridors Through a Value-Chain Lens: The Case of the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor in Tanzania. In: Scholvin, S., Black, A., Revilla Diez, J., Turok, I. (2019). Value Chains in Sub-Saharan Africa. Springer, 61-77. Link.

Schmidt, M. (2019): 'Almost everybody does it … ' gambling as future-making in Western Kenya, Journal of Eastern African Studies, 13: (4), 739-757. DOI: 10.1080/17531055.2019.1635818.

Scholvin, S., Black, A., Revilla Diez J., Turok, I. (Eds) (2019): Value Chains in Sub-Saharan Africa. Springer., Heidelberg. Link.

Steffens, V., Hartmann, G., Dannenberg P. (2019): Eine neue Generation von Wachstumskorridoren als Entwicklungsmotor in Afrika? Das Beispiel des tansanischen Landwirtschaftskorridors SAGCOT. Standort 43, 2-8 DOI:10.1007/s00548-019-00565-6.

Tchouassi, D.P., Marklewitz, M., Chepkorir, E., Zirkel, F., Agha, S.B., Tigoi, C.C., Koskei, E., Drosten, C., Borgemeister, C., Torto, B., Junglen, S., Sang, R., (2019): Sand Fly–Associated Phlebovirus with Evidence of Neutralizing Antibodies in Humans, Kenya. Emerging Infectious Diseases 25 (4), 681–690. DOI: 10.3201/eid2504.180750.

Thomas, Widlok (2019): The world as a garden, laid in value chains. Environmental History. Special Issue. Environmental History, Volume 24, Issue 4, October 2019, Pages 665–73.

Conference Papers

Anderson D.: Researching development histories in the Kilombero Valley. Workshop for MA and PhD students at the University of Dar es Salaam. April 2019.

Börner J. with Meyer, M., Sandhage-Hofmann, A., Linstädter, A., Amelung, W., Nkanyala, J., Mosimane, A: People, elephants, and trees in the Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area: Constructing land use futures from the past. GLP-OSM, Bern. April 2019.

Greiner, C.: Agropastoralist futures: land, conflict and energy in Northern Kenya – 61st Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association, Atlanta, USA. November 2018

Greiner, C.: Converging frontiers: Negotiating access to land and resources in Baringo, Kenya –ASA-UK, Birmingham, UK. September 2018.

Greiner C., Klagge B.: Session organization: “Large-scale Infrastructure Projects in Africa: Visions, Governance, and Contestations in Multi-Scalar Perspective”, VAD-Tagung, Leipzig. June 2018.

Hartmann G., Dannenberg P.: Emptying the Future to make one Agrarian Future: The claim of territory between Dreamscapes of Modernity and Malthusian Nightmares. RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2019, London, UK. August 2019.

Hartmann G., Dannenberg P.: Wachstumskorridore als modus operandi landwirtschaftlicher Transformation? Das Megaprojekt SAGCOT in Tansania. Deutscher Kongress für Geographie, Kiel, Germany. September 2019.

Höllermann, B., Näschen, K., & Evers, M. (2019). Dynamik der Mensch-Wasser-Interaktion im Kilombero-Tal, Tansania - Ein transdisziplinärer und kollaborativer Forschungsansatz. Deutscher Kongress für Geographie, Kiel.

Jackson J., Chuhila, M.: Past futures: a history of development in the Kilombero Valley. ECAS Conference, Edinburgh. June 2019.

Kalvelage, L., Revilla Diez, J.: Global Connections, Local Development? Capturing Value from Tourism GPNs in Namibian Conservancies. Regional Studies Association Annual Conference, Santiago de Compostela, Spain. June 2019.

Kalvelage, L., Revilla Diez, J.: Global Connections, Local Development? Capturing Value from Tourism GPNs in Namibian Conservancies. ECAS Conference, Edinburgh, UK. June 2019.

Kalvelage, L., Revilla Diez, J.: Commodification through conservation: The transfer of value in tourism GPNs in Namibia and Tanzania. Deutscher Kongress für Geographie, Kiel, Germany. September 2019.

Klagge, B.: Financing Large-Scale Renewable Energy projects in Kenya: Lessons on Financialization from Africa – RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2019, London. August 2019

Klagge, B.: Finanzialisierung erneuerbarer Energien? Am Beispiel der Stromerzeugung aus Wind und Geothermie in Kenia – Tagung des AK Wirtschaftsgeographie in Rauischholzhausen. June 2019.

Mkutu, K., Müller-Koné, M., Atieno Owino E.: Future visions and current conflicts: Infrastructure projects in Isiolo county, Kenya. ECAS Conference, Edinburgh. June 2019.

Müller-Koné, M., Schetter C: Frontier’s violence. The Perspective of Critical Frontier Studies. Space in peace and conflict. Marburger Zentrumstage, Marburg. October 2018.

Müller-Mahn D.: African Development Corridors: Dreamscapes of Modernity?. VAD Konferenz, Leipzig. June 2018.

Müller-Mahn D.: Afrika vor dem Sprung? Zukunftshandeln, Entwicklungskorridore und sozial-ökologische Transformation. Geographische Gesellschaft, Gießen. November 2018.

Müller-Mahn D.: African Development Corridors: spatial imaginations and future trajectories. ECAS Conference, Edinburgh. June 2019.

Müller-Mahn D.: Reconstructing Africa: Development corridors as dreamscapes of modernity. Deutscher Kongress für Geographie, Kiel. September 2019.

Nweke-Eze, C.: The widening of the electricity sector in Sub-Saharan Africa: processes, structural transformations, and implications - NEST conference 2020, Zurich, Switzerland. May 2020. (presented online due to COVID-19 pandemic)

Nweke-Eze, C.: Ancillary infrastructures and their socio-economic implications. The case of geothermal projects in Kenya – Deutscher Kongress für Geographie, Kiel. September 2019.

Nweke-Eze, C.: Financialization of renewable energies? The example of geothermal and wind energy development in Kenya – 8th Nordic Geographers Meeting, Trondheim, Norway. June 2019.

Nweke-Eze C.: Climate-mitigation finance instruments as risk-ameliorating tools in renewable energy projects. The case of geothermal energy in Kenya - Forschungswerkstatt Finanzgeographie, Gelsenkirchen. October 2019.

Schetter C., Müller-Koné M.: Frontier’s violence. Internal GLOCON (Global Change-Local Conflicts) workshop with Michael Watts, FU Berlin, Berlin. April 2019.

Vehrs, H: The making and remaking of future visions in the Zambezi Region, Namibia. ECAS Conference, Edinburgh. June 2019.

Conference Posters

Alvarez, M., Kiboi, S., Becker, M., Malombe, I. (2019). Modelling potential dispersal of Prosopis juliflora in East Africa: Scaling and assembling correlations. Poster presentation at EMAPi, Prague.

Curdt, C., Hoffmeister, D., Kramm, T., Bareth, G., Lang, U. (2018): Research data management services for Collaborative Research Centers: Experiences from three long-term, interdisciplinary, geoscientific research projects. – AGU Fall Meeting 2018, December 10-14, 2018, Washington, D.C., USA.

Curdt, C., Hoffmeister, D., Kramm, T., Bareth, G., Lang, U. (2018): Establishing data management services for the interdisciplinary, long-term collaborative research centres: CRC/TRR 32, CRC 1211 and CRC/TRR228. – Workshop zu Forschungsdatenmangement und infrastruktur in DFG-Sonderforschungsbereichen, November 26-27, 2018, Göttingen, Germany.

Sainepo, B., Tabe-Ojong, M., Kiboi, S., Malombe, I., Becker, M., Heckelei, T., Alvarez, M. (2019). Parthenium hysterophorus in East Africa: a numerical review. Poster presentation at EMAPi, Prague.