Dr. Benjamin Schraven

Research programme: Environmental Governance

Function: Senior Researcher

Specialization: Social Scientist

Work areas:

  • Migration and development (policies)
  • Environmental change and migration
  • Migration governance
  • Migration and rural development
  • Adaptation to climate change

Responsibilities in education and training:

  • Person in charge of the training module „Study design“ of DIE’s Postgraduate Training Programme (since 2011)
  • Leader of the Country Working Group Ghana in the 47th course of DIE’S Postgraduate Training Programme (2011/2012)
  • Several courses on migration, quantitative research methodology and statistical data analysis (since 2007) for (i.a.): Ghanaian-German Center for Development Research/ DAAD –Center of Excellence in Ghana, University of Ghana (since 2009); Doctoral Programme of the Center for Development Studies, University of Bonn (2007-2012); „Training school on field research methods (qualitative and quantitative) in environmentally induced migration”, United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) (2013); „Summer School on Renewable Energy“, University of Bonn (2012)

Refereed Publications

Non-refereed Publications

Opinion Pieces