Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Gender And Globalisation

"A recipe for localization?" New publication in August 2021

Sandra Čajić, Meike Brückner and Suse Brettin published a new article in August 2021 "A recipe for localization? Digital and analogue elements in food provisioning in Berlin. A critical examination of potentials and challenges from a gender perspective."

 

New publicationn: "Reflection: Food as pleasure or pressure? The care politics of the pandemic."

Sandra Čajić, Meike Brückner and Christine Bauhardt published a new article in July 2021: "Reflection: Food as pleasure or pressure? The care politics of the pandemic." In the article the researchers look at the changes in the care politics in the advent of the Covid-19 pandemic.

 

Debate with Prof. Christine Bauhardt an the Goethe Institut Barcelona "Women, Work and Ecological Transformation on 27 May

 On 27 May 2021, Prof. Christine Bauhardt debated with Ana Belén Sánchez from the ILO on the topic of "Women, Work and Ecological Transformation" as part of the Futur FEM event series. The debate was organised by the Goethe-Institut in Barcelona and took place in Spanish and German with simultaneous translation via Zoom. The discussion focused on the question of the extent to which the "green economy" influences the world of work for women and what opportunities arise for women as a result.

 

Lecture by Prof. Christine Bauhardt "Wissen Macht Geschlecht - Geschlecht Macht Wissen" on 6 May

At the invitation of the Max Weber Programme, a network of the German National Academic Foundation for students and fellows, Prof. Christine Bauhardt gave a lecture on 6 May 2021 entitled "Wissen Macht Geschlecht - Geschlecht Macht Wissen. Hierarchies of knowledge and power in food policy". More than 80 interested people attended the Zoom event and a lively and challenging debate took place.

 

"Feminist Political Ecology and the Economics of Care. In Search of Economic Alternatives" now available as Paperback

The book by Christine Bauhardt and Wendy Harcourt "Feminist Political Ecology and the Economics of Care. In Search of Economic Alternatives" ist now available as paperback.

 

Presentation of the PLATEFORMS research project at the 4th Bonn Nutrition Days

On the occasion of the 4th Bonn Nutrition Days in September 2020, the researchers Dr Meike Brückner and Sandra Čajić presented the PLATEFORMS research project. They explained the research focus and also presented preliminary results of the project. In addition, an interview participant is accompanied in her everyday life around sustainable nutrition. The presentation is now also available in English. Please enter full screen mode on the Pageflow, in order to enjoy the full experience.

 

 

New publication 2020: Biodiversity in the Kitchen. Cooking and Caring for African Indigenous Vegetables in Kenya: A Feminist Approach to Food Sovereignty.

In July 2020 Dr. Meike Brückner piublished her dissertation as a book "Biodiversity in the Kitchen. Cooking and Caring for African Indigenous Vegetables in Kenya: A Feminist Approach to Food Sovereignty" at oekom Verlag.

 

New Article "Corona and Care" by Prof. Dr. Christine Bauhardt

In April 2020 Prof. Dr. Christine Bauhardt published her highly topical article "Corona and Care - feminist thoughts in a bleak time". The article is about the impact of the global Corona pandemic on care-work which is carried by women.

 

PLATEFORMS Workshop on the 24th and 25th of March 2020 - cancelled

On the 24th and 25th of March 2020 the division of Gender and Globalisation's team organizes the internal annual meeting of the SUSFOOD sub-project PLATEFORMS at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Invited are guests of the international partner-institutes. The first research results will be presented and potential ways of publication will be discussed.