Funded projects from 2007 until 2013

Project TitleAuthors and AffiliationsCountryYear
Resource-Conserving AgricultureHans Ramseier, BFH/HAFLMoldova2012
Development of building blocks made of laterite and agricultural residues as an environmentally friendly alternative to cement blocksBFH Architecture, Wood and Civil EngineeringGhana2012
Images of Intercultural Education and their Implications for Teacher TrainingBruno Leutwyler, PHZ/IZBSerbia and Switzerland2012
Revealing New Opportunities for Fruit growers in Colombia in a Collaborative Site-specific Agricultural SetupAndres Perez-Uribe, Carlos-Andrés Peña-Reyes, Hector F. Satizabal and Miguel Arturo Barreto, HES-SO/HEIG-VDColombia2012
Improving agriculture productivity with information systemPhilippe Dugerdil, HES-SO/HEGIndia2012
Development of efficient phytochemical and activity-guided selection methods for the sustainable production of Maqui Berries in ChileEvelyn Wolfram, ZHAW/IBTChile2012
Autonomous energy productin from biomass wastes and improvement of the environmental situation in JavaRolf Warthmann, ZHAW/IBTJava2012
Hydrogeological investigation of the Nubian Sandstone Aquifer System in Northern Chad, baseline study for sustainable managementSebastian Pera, SUPSI/UniNENorthern Chad2012
Promotion sustainable production methods and socio-environnmental certifications among small-scale cocoa farmers in GhanaIngrid Fromm, BFH/HALFGhana2012
Wood and Friends: Street soccer, peer education approach and a free instant messaging application to communicate effectivelyWilma Minoggio, Paola Solcà, Igor Sertori, SUPSI/DSASSSouth Africa2012
Improving Education of Health Workers in disadvantaged areas of South Africa by means of Social and Mobile MediaChristoph Pimmer, FHNWSouth Africa2012
Predictors of HIV-protective behaviours in adolescents and young adults in Costa RicaDaniel Gredig, FHNW/HSACosta Rica2012
Images of Intercultural Education and their Implications for Teacher TrainingBruno Leutwyler, PHZ/IZBSerbia2012
Psychosocial support and professional integration of young African refugees in urban contextThéogène Octave Gakuba, HES-SO/HETSSenegal2012
Shortcomings of agricultural knowledge transfer in Kenya - and ways to improve itChristoph Spurk, ZHAW/IAMKenya2012
Combat water shortage by supporting land use improvement in forest areas in IndonesiaMarkus Hoffman, Sebastian Pera, SUPSI/ISTIndonesia2012
Promotion of small waterbodies networks in the biodiversity hotspot Cerrado (Brazil), for their services to rural activities and to biodiversityBeat Oertli, HES-SO/HEPIABrazil2012
Building Citizenship on Skills. An applied research on peace building skills and social and emotionale learning skillsLorenza Kyburz and Davide Antognazza, SUPSI/DFANicaragua2012
Coastal livelihoods and post-tsunami resettlement in Sri LankaJennifer Duyne Barenstein, SUPSISri Lanka2010
Empowerment of social services and the role of social research in Bosnia and HerzegovinaBarbara Schürch, FHNWBosnia and Herzegovina2010
Cities without Slums - Actions for Intervention in Slum Areas in Mozambique in the Context of Settlement UpgradingThomas R. Matta, FHO/HSR (IRAP)Mozambique2010
Impact of Open Innovation Models to achieve a Sustainable Value Chain: A Sino-Swiss Applied ResearchJoellë Mastelic, HES-SO Valais/HEVSChina2010
Groundwater vulnerability assessment in La Habana city area, CubaSebastian Pera, SUPSI/ISTCuba2010
Development of nutritionally balanced diets for Nile tilapia using low-cost ingredients for sustainable rural aquaculture developmentAndreas Graber, ZHAW/UINRUganda2010
From the Geosciences to the Material Culture in Shekhawati region (India)Giovanni Cavallo, SUPSI/IMCIndia2010
Renaissance of Havana's Arterias; CubaRosmarie Müller, FHO/HSR (IRAP)Cuba2010
Concepts of Citizenship among Primary School Students in Kosovo Project founded by the KFH Development and coordination officeSabrina Braendli, PHZHKosovo2010
Shallow landslide vulnerability assessmentMassimiliano Cannata, SUPSI/ISTVietnam2010
Is resettlement a viable strategy to mitigate the risk of natural hazards? Issues and experiences from the city of Santa Fe, ArgentinaJennifer Duyne, SUPSI/WHRCArgentina2010
Nondisabled Children's Attitudes Towards Disabled Children in TanzaniaLuciano Gasser, PHZ/Institute for school and diversityTanzania2010
Enhancement of aquaculture productivity, profitability and marketing for improved nutrition and income in Uganda and SwitzerlandAndreas Graber, ZHAW/IUNRUganda2010
Influence of different contexts of socialization on the development of juvenile delinquency in postwar Bosnia and HerzegovinaBarbara Schürch, FHNW/HSABosnia and Herzegovina2010
Site-specific agricultural development as a new paradigm for small-scale tropical fruit growers in ColombiaAndres Perez-Uribe, HES-SO/HEIG-VDColombia2010
Identification, Research and Development of Agricultural Waste Products that can be deployed as Building Material for Affordable HousingCharles O. Job, BFH/AHBNigeria2010
Collaborative Research of Success Factors in the Design and Use of E-Learning Scenarios in NepalSebastian Linxen, FHNW/School of BusinessNepal2010
Understanding and enhancing the transfer of knowledge about sustainable agricultural production to Ethiopian smallholder farmersJan Grenz, BFHEthiopia2010
Enabling Health JournalismMichael Schanne, ZHAW/AMKenya2009
Caribbean Water Monitor: Small island states, water resources and climate changeMarcus Hoffmann, SUPSI/ISTBarbados2009
Community-Based Natural Resource Management: The Role of Communities, TanzaniaYves Hausser, HES-SO/HESGETanzania2009
Dhajji, a traditional earthquake resistant building technique: Scientific
verification through lab testing and development of training material
Tom Schacher, SUPSIPakistan2009
Towards Social Integration. Professionalising Social Work in the Penal System of the Russian FederationElena Wilhelm, FHNW/HSARussian Federation2009
Geology, mineralogy and geochemistry of ochers in Rajasthan (India)Giovanni Cavallo, SUPSI/IMCIndia2008
Assessing the environmental impact of building technologies in
Kutch District, Gujarat, India. A training-cum research project
Daniel Pittet, SUPSI/WHRCIndia2008
Improving basic education through teacher activity and trainingAbdeljalil Akkari, HEP/BEJUNEBrazil2008