Documentation

Cultural Expertise in South Asia and diasporas

Lecture by Prof. Livia Holden (Karakoram International Univ. Pakistan, z.Zt.Nantes Institute for Advanced Study Foundation) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, ...

News from May 02, 2016


Pamirs at the Crossroads - Changing challenges and perspectives

The Centre for Development Studies hosts the workshop "Pamirs at the Crossroads - Changing challenges and perspectives" from April 20 to 23, 2016 at the Freie Universität Berlin, Institut of Geographical Scienses, GeoCampus Lankwitz, Malteserstr. 74-110, 12249 Berlin, building G, room 110. More ...

News from Apr 12, 2016


Social engineering, National Demography and Political Economy in Nazi Germany: Gottfried Feder and the Calculation of Space, Place and Society

Lecture by Prof. Joshua Hagen (Marshall University, Huntington West Virginia) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, February 09, 2016, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from Jan 29, 2016


"Pamirian Crossroads" - Bookpresentation and Discussions

Prof. Dr. Hermann Kreutzmann will present his book “Pamirian Crossroads” in the context of a lecture and discussions which will take place at the Alpine Museum of the German Alpine Club, Praterinsel 5, 80538 Munich, on Tuesday, March 08, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

News from Jan 25, 2016


Cultural landscapes of central Palestinian mountains

Lecture by Prof. Dr. Kamal Abdul Fatah (Birzeit University, Palestine) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, December 08, 2015, 12;00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from Nov 26, 2015


Hans-Bobek-Award 2014

Andrei Dörre's dissertation "Naturressourcennutzung im Kontext struktureller Unsicherheiten. Eine Politische Ökologie der Weideländer Kirgisistans in Zeiten gesellschaftlicher Umbrüche" has been chosen for the Hans Bobek Award 2014 of the Austrian Geographical Society (ÖGG). The award ceremony ...

News from Nov 05, 2015


Rethinking Asian Studies: Spaces, networks and flows

Lecture by Prof. Dr. Willem van Schendel (Univ. of Amsterdam, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" and "Crossroads Asia Lectures" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus ...

News from Oct 21, 2015


New Geographic and Human-Environment Dynamics of Biodiversity in Land Use and Food Systems

Lecture by Prof. Karl Zimmerer (Pennsylvania State Univ., Dept. of Geography) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 2 pm c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 110.

News from Oct 19, 2015


'Der Sinn von Expeditionen' - BR2-Interview with Prof. Kreutzmann

The interview (in German language) will be broadcasted on Thursday, 22.10.2015, 18:05-18:30 on BR 2 in the programme "IQ - Science and Research' and will thereafter be available as podcast unter: http://www.br-online.de/podcast/mp3-download/bayern2/mp3-download-podcast-iq.shtml.

News from Oct 12, 2015


Together and Apart: The Case of Gilgit-Baltistan in the Context of the Kashmir Question

Lecture by the visiting research fellow Aziz Ali Dad (Aga Khan Rural Support Programme, Pakistan) in the Context of the "Crossroads Asia Competence Network", at the ZMO (Zentrum Moderner Orient), on Thursday, November 19, 2015, 5 pm, Kirchweg 33, 14129 Berlin

News from Oct 01, 2015


Most recent issue: "Pamirian Crossroads - Kirghiz and Wakhi of High Asia"

Kreutzmann, Hermann (2015), "Pamirian Crossroads - Kirghiz and Wakhi of High Asia"

News from Sep 21, 2015


Making a living in Varanasi – social space and socio-economic space

Lecture by students of the master course Geographical Development Studies at the FU Berlin, in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room 202.

News from Jul 13, 2015


Society - Water - Technology. A comparative Analysis of Major Water Engineering Projects

Executive Summary of the Results of the Interdisciplinary Research Group “Society – Water – Technology”

News from Jun 09, 2015


Natural resource management and its linkages to Women's Development in India's northeast

Lecture by Dr. Monisha Behal (Executive Director North East Network) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room 202.

News from May 29, 2015


Opportunities and Challenges for Transboundary Conservation and Development in Karakoram-Pamir Landscape

Lecture by Prof. Wu Ning (ICIMOD) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" and "Crossroads Asia Lectures" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, May 05, 2015, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room 202.

News from Apr 23, 2015


Explorer Extraordinary: Pundit Nain Singh Rawat's contribution to Himalayan Geography

Lecture by Prof. Shekar Pathak (Kumaon University Nainital, India) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" and "Crossroads Asia Lectures" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, April 04, 2015, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room 202.

News from Apr 14, 2015


Rethinking secular-nationalism and untouchability in contemporary Central India

Lecture by Dr. Beatrice Renzi (University of Fribourg, Switzerland) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" and "Crossroads Asia Lectures" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, December 09, 2014, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room 202.

News from Nov 12, 2014


One hundred Years of servitude: colonialism, labour history and Assam

Lecture by Prof. Dr. Rana Behal (Jawaharla Nehru University, Delhi, Indien) in the context of the "Crossroads Asia Lectures" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, December 09, 2014, 10:00, Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room 110.

News from Nov 12, 2014


Most recent issue: "Social Media as as Tool for Transparency..."

Yasir Hussain (2014): Social Media as a Tool for Transparency and Good Governance in the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. Bonn. (= Crossroads Asia Working Paper Series No. 22)

News from Nov 03, 2014


Autophotography as an Approach to Understanding Road Construction, Mobility and Everyday Life in Shimshal, Pakistan

Lecture by Prof. David Butz (Brock University, St. Catharines, Canada) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" and "Crossroads Asia Lectures" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, November 04, 2014, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room 202.

News from Oct 20, 2014