Senior Scientist

Email:   b.kaufmann[at];
Phone:  +49 (0) 5542 607 19
Skype:  brigitte.a.kaufmann

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German Institute for Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture, Germany


Brigitte A. Kaufmann (PD Dr. sc. agr.)

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Current Projects:

  • Supporting the vulnerable: Increasing the adaptive capacity of agro-pastoralists to climatic change in West and Southern Africa using a transdisciplinary research approach (BMZ)
  • Improving the Livelihoods of Poor Livestock-keepers in Africa through Community-Based Management of Indigenous Farm Animal Genetic Resources (BMZ) / at the University of Hohenheim
  • Efficiency of smallholder animal husbandry depending on intensity of management and genetic potential of livestock in mountainous regions of northern Vietnam“ within the Collaborative Research Centre (SFB 564) “The Uplands Program” founded by the German research council (DFG) / at the University of Hohenheim