Prof. Ruediger Wittig






Department of Ecology and Geobotany
Institute for Ecology, Evolution and Diversity
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University
May-von-Laue-Str. 13
60438 Frankfurt am Main



works to create an improved understanding of the effects of desertification and degradation processes in West Africa and to develop and implement best practices, such as carbon forestry, in close collaboration between scientists and local communities.

Financed by EU-FP7.