Workshop series

Our working groups holds regular workshops to gather young scholars working on issues related to nature, natural resources, and conflict. If you are interested in upcoming workshops or would like to organize a workshop yourself, please find further information and contacts here.


Energy Transitions Revisited: The Material and Socio-Political Dimensions of Renewable Energy Technologies

6th workshop, July 13-14, 2017 @ Technische Universität Darmstadt
Organizers: Judith Kreuter & Linda Walbott (both Technische Universität Darmstadt)
Workshop report: Published in this blog

The Enforced Expansion of Extractive Frontiers: Struggles over Power, Meaning and Knowledge
Workshop of our working group at Freiburg, November 10-11, 2016

5th Workshop, November 10-11, 2016 @ Arnold-Bergstraesser Institute (ABI), Freiburg
Organizers: Cristina Espinosa (ABI) & Fabricio Rodriguez (Universität Jena)
Workshop report: Published in this blog


Resource Sector Reforms and Policy Change: Creating Inclusive Growth?

4th Workshop, May 19-20, 2016 @ Friedensakademie Landau
Organizers: Nina Engwicht (Friedensakademie) & Christina Saulich (Universität Koblenz/Landau)


Protest over Investment Projects in Land and Natural Resources

3rd Workshop, November 27-28, 2015 @ SFB 923, Universität Tübingen
Organizers: Annette Schramm & Jan Sändig (both Universität Tübingen)
Workshop report: Published in Zeitschrift für Friedens- und Konfliktforschung


The State and beyond: Actor Constellations in Resource Conflicts

2nd Workshop, July 17, 2015 @ German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Hamburg
Organizers: Corinna Land (Universität Bochum), Annegret Mähler (GIGA), Nina-Kathrin Wienkoop (Universität Lüneburg)
Workshop report: Published in Wissenschaft und Frieden


Contested Nature – Conflicts on Large-Scale Land and Resource Deals

1st Workshop, January 9, 2015 @ Freie Universität Berlin
Organizers: Louisa Prause (Freie Universität Berlin) & Anne Hennings (Universität Münster)
Workshop report: Published in Zeitschrift für Friedens- und Konfliktforschung