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NCCR North-South - Research Partnerships for Sustainable Development


Thank you for visiting the website of the Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR) North-South. The NCCR North-South programme formally ended in June 2014.

Please note that the content of this website will no longer be updated.

Board of Directors

The NCCR North-South Board of Directors meets regularly to review the activities of the programme and to formulate overall policy and guidelines. The Board includes representatives from the Swiss Partner Institutions and all Regional Coordinators. It is chaired by progamme directors Hans Hurni and Urs Wiesmann.

Chairpersons

Hans Hurni
Centre for Development and Environment
University of Bern


Urs Wiesmann
Centre for Development and Environment
University of Bern

Secretary

Thomas Breu
Centre for Development and Environment
University of Bern

Swiss Partner Institution Members

Gilles Carbonnier
Graduate Institute of International
and Development Studies, Geneva


Laurent Goetschel
Swiss Peace Foundation, Bern


Janet Hering
Department of Water and
Sanitation in Developing Countries
Swiss Federal Institut for Environmental
Science and Technology, Dübendorf


Ulrike Müller-Böker
Department of Geography
University of Zurich


Marcel Tanner
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
University of Basel


Jakob Zinsstag
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)
University of Basel
Jakob.zinsstag@unibas.ch

Christian Zurbrügg
Department of Water and
Sanitation in Developing Countries
Swiss Federal Institut for Environmental
Science and Technology, Dübendorf

Regional Coordination Office Members

Mira Arynova
Regional Coordination Office Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan


Bassirou Bonfoh
Regional Coordination Office West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire
bassirou.bonfoh@csrs.ci

Berhanu Debele
Regional Coordination Office Horn of Africa, Ethiopia


Elizabeth Jimenez
Regional Coordination Office South America, Bolivia


Boniface Kiteme
Regional Coordination Office East Africa, Kenya


Thammarat Koottatep
Regional Coordination Office Southeast Asia, Thailand


Marian Perez
Regional Coordination Office Caribbean and Central America, Costa Rica


Bishnu Raj Upreti
Regional Coordination Office South Asia, Nepal


Karina Liechti
Regional Coordination Office Swiss Alps, Switzerland


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The NCCR North-South is hosted by the University of Bern
and funded jointly by the Swiss National Science Foundation and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation

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