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Workshop programme

Date/Time Activity Speaker
Sunday, 20th February Arrival from Germany at Mombasa Airport and Transfer to Pwani University Kilifi  
Monday, 21st February
09:00am - 02:00pm Arrival of participants, meeting in working groups, final preparations
02:00pm Ice-breaker (Round of introduction) all participants
02:30pm The network – presentation of partnering universities Halimu Shauri (PU),
Ali Maarifa (PU),
Marianne Maghenda (TTU),
Solomon Addisu (BDU)
03:00pm Biocult – General introduction Mike Teucher (MLU)
Jan C. Habel (PLUS)
03:30pm Coffee break  
04:00pm Kayas – Hotspots of cultural and bio-diversity Joyce Jefwa (NMK)
05:15pm Concluding words and closing the session Mike Teucher (MLU)
Jan C. Habel (PLUS)
Tuesday, 22nd February  
09:00am Presentation WP Social Sciences Alexandra Reith (VU)
Halimu Shauri (PU)
09:30am Presentation WP Land-use change / Agroecology Mike Teucher (MLU)
10:00am Presentation WP Ecosystem functions Jan C. Habel (PLUS)
10:30am Coffee break  
11:00am Presentation WP Vegetation ecology Christine Schmitt (UP)
11:30am Presentation WP Bird ecology Beate Apfelbeck (PLUS)
12:00am Lunch break  
01:30pm Presentation WP Butterflies Thomas Schmitt (SDEI)
02:00pm Presentation WP Insects in tree canopies Jonas Eberle (PLUS)
02:30pm Coastal forests – a global biodiversity hotspot Dr. Rose Kigathi (PU)
03:00pm Coffee break  
03:30pm Lets go in the field information on logistics for fieldwork and next steps Mike Teucher (MLU)
Jan C. Habel (PLUS)
04:00pm Closing words Halimu Shauri (PU)
Wednesday, 23rd February  
09:00am Transfer to Kaya Kambe - start of fieldwork