Yvonne Scherrer

 

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Yvonne M. Scherrer

Function

PhD-student

Institute

Sustainability Research Group, University of Basel

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Projects

ongoing:

  • PhD in Sustainability Research on "A framework for conceptualizing and understanding local knowledge in the context of sustainable development: the case of local medicinal plant knowledge" (Draft title)

 

 

 

 

Areas of expertise or field of activity/research interests

Transmission and dissemination of knowledge, knowledge networks

Ethnobotany

Medicinal plants

Interaction men-nature

Sustainable Development

Countries

Kyrgyzstan, Indonesia

Education

  • MA in Sociology, Biology, Russian literature & linguistics and German literature at the University of Basel
  • MAS in International Cooperation/Developing Countries (NADEL) at the ETH Zurich

Publications

  • Scherrer, Yvonne M. (2011): Cultural Significance of Berries and Mushrooms in Northern Europe: NTFPs Between Tradition and Acculturation, contribution to: Cocks M., Lopez C. and Dold T., Cultural Importance of Non-Timer Forest Products: Opportunities they Pose for Bio-Cultural Diversity in Dynamic Societies, in: S. Shackleton et al. (eds.), Non-Timber Forest Products in the Global Context, Tropical Forestry 7, Springer-Verlag, Berlin & Heidelberg

Others

Student affiliation at "People and Plant International" (PPI), from 01.04.2011

 

 

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