Bangladesh Climate and Land Use Change - Ecosystems and Social Structures under Increasing Pressure

Status: ongoing since 2006 

Project leader: Prof. Dr. Gregor Falk

Project description:

The natural environment of Bangladesh and the people living in the country will be confronted with aggravating problems due to various external and internal forces. Supposed effects in the context of climate change scenarios and population pressure might hamper efforts to bring about positive socio-economic developments of the country. The research activities are related to the impacts of Land use - and Climate Change, Migration and the Educational System.  

Principle investigators: Gregor C. Falk, University of Education Freiburg (Germany) and Raquib Ahmed, Rajshahi University, Rajshahi (Bangladesh)

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