Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Resource Economics

HORTINLEA team at the Africa-Days

The members of the HORTINLEA team, Christine Werthmann and Joseph Mwangi, participated in the Africa-Days of the German Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) that were held from the 16.-18. March in Berlin. The highlight of the conference, that also included the kick-off presentation of the HORTINLEA Project under the lead of Prof. Bokelmann, was the speech of the former German president Prof. Horst Köhler, who reinforced the necessity of cooperative German-African research. Further information can be found here: and