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Von Joburg nach Gauteng - Die Transformation der "City of Gold" zur Global City Region

Lecture by Prof. Dr. Christoph Haferburg (FU Berlin, Anthropogeographie) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, June 16, 2017, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from Jun 06, 2017 | Centre for Development Studies


New publication: "Wakhan Quadrangle - Exploration and espionage during and after the great game"

Kreutzmann, Hermann (2017)  "Wakhan Quadrangle - Exploration and espionage during and after the Great Game"

News from May 31, 2017 | Centre for Development Studies


Snow Leopard and the Goat: Science, Conservation and Politics in the Karakorams

Lecture by Shafqat Hussain, Assoc. Prof. (Trinity College, Hartford) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from May 24, 2017 | Centre for Development Studies


(K)ein postneoliberaler Wandel in Sicht? Die J14-Sozialproteste in Israel von 2011 und ihre Folgen

Lecture by Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schipper (FU Berlin, Anthropogeographie) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from May 10, 2017 | Centre for Development Studies


Die Stuttgarter Badakhshan-Expedition 1962/63

Lecture by Dr. Annette Krämer (Linden Museum, Stuttgart) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, February 07, 2017, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from Jan 27, 2017 | Centre for Development Studies


New publication: "Berlin Geographical Papers Nr. 46"

Patterson, F.S. (2017): Practices, Productivity and Perception. A Vulnerability Assessment of Rice Farming Households in the Eastern Ghats, India (= Berlin Geographical Papers 46), 75 S., Berlin

News from Jan 19, 2017 | Centre for Development Studies


Trust, Global Traders and Commodities in a Chinese International City, Insights from Ethnography on Afghan Trading Networks

Lecture by Prof. Magnus Marsden (Univ. of Sussex) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from Jan 02, 2017 | Centre for Development Studies


Aktuelle Probleme von Naturschutzgebieten in Kirgistan

Lecture by Dr. Tolkunbek Asykulov (NABU Bischkek, Kirgistan) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from Nov 15, 2016 | Centre for Development Studies


New publication: "Berlin Geographical Papers Nr. 45"

Dörre, A., Kreutzmann, H. & S. Schütte (eds.) (2016), Pamirs at the Crossroads - Changing Challenges and perspectives ( = Berlin Geographical Papers 45), 110 p., Berlin

News from Aug 03, 2016 | Centre for Development Studies


Amritsar: Memory, Orality and Ethnography. A Post-Colonial History of an Indian City

Lecture by Prof. Rana P. Behal (University of Delhi) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, July 05, 2016, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from Jun 29, 2016 | Centre for Development Studies


Mapping Sacred Spaces - Spatial Texts, Religious Cartography and Pilgrimage Practice in Banaras (India)

Lecture by apl. Prof. Dr. Jörg Gengnagel (South Asia Institute, Heidelberg) in the context of the "Geographic Colloquium, Institute of Geographical Sciences" at the FU Berlin, on Tuesday, June 07, 2016, 12:00 c.t., Geo-Campus Lankwitz, building G, room G 202.

News from May 30, 2016 | Centre for Development Studies


New Publication: "Linus Strothmann - Managing Piety"

Linus Strothmann (2016): Managing Piety - The Shrine of Data Ganj Bakhsh. Oxford University Press, Karachi.

News from May 25, 2016 | Centre for Development Studies


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 | Centre for Development Studies


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 | Centre for Development Studies


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 | Centre for Development Studies


"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 | Centre for Development Studies


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 | Centre for Development Studies


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 | Centre for Development Studies


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 | Centre for Development Studies


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 | Centre for Development Studies