Project list

No.CustomerTitleDurationContact

190

German Wildlife Foundation (Deutsche Wildtierstiftung)

“Common hamster land” - Evaluation of a project with focus on the protection of the common hamster in the Federal Program Biodiversity

2019 - 2023

Jörg Schramek, Heike Nitsch

189

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), Germany

Study for the development of foundations of the implementation of a national marshland protection strategy

2019-2020

Jörg Schramek, Heike Nitsch

188

EU (EuropeAid) ENPARD programme

EMBRACE Tsalka

2018 - 2022

Simone Sterly, Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

187

Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank

LP-Diverse - Perspectives for agricultural diversification in the field of nature conservation, landscape management and municipal services

2016 - 2018

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

186

Ministry of Economy, Transport, Agriculture and Viticulture (MWVLW)

Ad-hoc study to the funding of the processing and marketing of regional quality products in Rhineland-Palatinate

2018-2019

Jörg Schramek, Bettina Spengler

185

Pfälzerwald Biosphere Reserve

Nature conservation project "New pastoral paths in the Palatinate Forest" - Socio-economic analysis as part of maintenance and development planning

2019-2020

Jörg Schramek, Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Bettina Spengler

184

LAG Rheinhessen

Interim Evaluation of the LEADER Process of the LEADER Region Rheinhessen

2019

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

183

Magistrate of the City of Romrod

Integrated rural development concept with spatial and thematic focus (SILEK) in the municipality of Romrod

2018 - 2019

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

182

Ministry of Economy, Transport, Agriculture and Viticulture (MWVLW)

Support for "European Innovation Partnerships on Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability (EIP-Agri)" Rhineland-Palatinate

2018 - 2020

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

181

Deutsche UNESCO-Kommission e.V.

Short study on a partner programme of UNESCO-Geoparks in Germany

2018

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

180

European Commission - Directorate General Agriculture and Rural Development

AGRI PO PSG - Study on economic value of EU quality schemes, geographical indications (GI) and traditional specialities guaranteed (TSG)

2019

Simone Sterly

179

Ministry of Environment, Energy and Agriculture of the State of Saxony-Anhalt (MULE)

Innovation Service Provider Saxony-Anhalt

2019 - 2022

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

Christiane Steil

178

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation

Quality management in German biosphere reserves - Further development of criteria, recommendations and implementation strategies - BRuNa-Q

2018 - 2020

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

177

Ministry for Rural Areas and Consumer Protection Baden-Württemberg (MLR)

Ad-hoc study on the faunistic evaluation of flower mixtures

2018 – 2019

Jörg Schramek, Heike Nitsch, Holger Pabst

176

Ministry for Rural Areas and Consumer Protection Baden-Württemberg (MLR)

Identification of motives for non-participation in Baden-Württemberg's support programme for agri-environment, climate protection and animal welfare (FAKT)

2017 – 2018

Jörg Schramek, Heike Nitsch

175

Lokal Action Group Erbeskopf

Interim evaluation of the LEADER process in the LEADER Erbeskopf region

2018

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christiane Steil

174

Regional office for the environment Baden-Wurttemberg (LUBW)

Interim evaluation PLENUM Tübingen

2018-2019

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christiane Steil

158

Rhine-Taunus Nature Park

Preparation of a nature park concept for the Rhine-Taunus Nature Park

2017

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christiane Steil

169

Biosphere Association Schwäbische Alb

Periodic Review recording the Biosphere Schwäbische Alb

2018 - 2019

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

173

European Union DG Education and Culture, Erasmus+ Programme Key Action 2: Strategic Partnerships

Learning on Entrepreneurship and Agriculture for New farmers (LEAN)

2018 - 2020

Simone Sterly, Christoph Mathias

172

European Parliament

A comparative analysis of global agricultural policies. Lessons for the future CAP

2018

Simone Sterly, Dr. Holger Pabst

171

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

CoAct - Integrated urban-rural concept for the production of activated carbon and energy sources from residual biomass

2018 - 2023

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

170

Regional office for the environment Baden-Wurttemberg (LUBW)

Development of a concept for the large protected areas of Baden-Wurttemberg

2018 - 2019

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

168

Geo-Nature Park Bergstrasse-Odenwald

Preparation of the management and nature park plan for the Bergstraße-Odenwald Geo-Nature Park

2018 - 2019

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Britta Düsterhaus

167

European Commission, DG Agri

Pilot project: ‘Improving crisis prevention and management criteria and strategies in the agricultural sector’

2018

Simone Sterly

166

European Commission DG Agri

Analysis of administrative burden arising from the CAP

2018

Simone Sterly

165

Regional Development Ortenau

Interim evaluation of the LEADER process of the LEADER region Ortenau

2018

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

164

Biosphere Association Bliesgau

Periodic review recording the Biosphere Bliesgau

2018 - 2019

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

163

Association of the Taunus Nature Park

Preparation of a nature park plan for the Taunus Nature Park

2018

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Britta Düsterhaus

162

European Commission, DG Competition

Study on producer organisations and their activities in the olive oil, beef and veal, and arable crops sectors

2018

Simone Sterly

161

European Commission

SEMA II - Sustainable Entrepreneurship based on multifunctional Agriculture II

2017 - 2019

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

160

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), Germany

Quality management and improvement of the German UNESCO biosphere reserves – Operationalization of National Recognition and Assessment Criteria for Sustainable Management

2017 - 2018

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

159

Saxon State Ministry of the Environment and Agriculture

Assessment for the evaluation of the performance of the landscape management associations in Saxony

2017 - 2018

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

156

Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank

Prepared for change – Peer-to-peer learning among farmers

2017 - 2018

Simone Sterly, Sarah Peter

157

Ministry for Rural Affairs and Consumer Protection Baden-Wurttemberg

Evaluation of the nature parks in Baden-Wurttemberg

2016 - 2017

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christiane Steil

155

Federal Agency for Agriculture and Food

BioFinanz – Alternative forms of financing along the value-added chain of organic food

2017 - 2019

Simone Sterly, Sarah Peter

154

European Commission, DG Agriculture

Study on risk management in EU agriculture

2017

Simone Sterly, Sarah Peter

153

European Commission, DG Agriculture

Summary of the ex-post evaluations of 2007-2013 rural development programmes (Framework contract for the evaluation studies of the CAP)

2017

Simone Sterly

152

European Commission, DG Agriculture

Synthesis study on modernising and simplifying the CAP (Framework contract for the evaluation studies of the CAP)

2017

Simone Sterly

151

European Commission, DG Agriculture

Framework contract for the evaluation studies of the CAP: synthesis and cross-thematic issues

2017 - 2023

Simone Sterly

150

District Fulda, Biosphere Reserve and Natural Park Hessian Rhön

Agro-Socio-Economic Study for the LIFE-Project „Hessian Rhön – Mountain Grasslands, Wood Pastures and their Birds“

2017 - 2018

Jörg Schramek, Bettina Spengler

149

German Wildlife Foundation

Short Study on the Situation of Grasslands in Germany

2017 - 2018

Jörg Schramek, Dr. Holger Pabst, Heike Nitsch

148

German Networking Agency for Rural Areas (DVS)

Preparation of a handbook containing information about funding programmes of the European Union and the German Federal Republic

2016 - 2017

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

147

Ministry of Environment, Agriculture, Food, Viticulture and Forestry, Rhineland-Palatinate

Ongoing Evaluation of the Rural Developement Program of Rhineland-Palatinate (EULLE) until 2024

2016 - 2024

Jörg Schramek, Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Heike Nitsch, Dr. Holger Pabst, Bettina Spengler und Christiane Steil

146

Administrative District Gießen

Analysis of the demand potential for regional meat and sausage products

2016

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

145

District Commitee Vogelsberg

Preparation of a climate protection concept for the rural district Vogelsberg

2015 - 2016

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

144

Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank; Ministry for Rural Area and Consumer Protection Baden-Wurttemberg; Ministry for Environment, Agriculture, Food, Viticulture and Forestry Rhineland-Palatinate; Hessian State Ministry of the Environment, Rural Development and Consumer Protection (HMULV)

GrenzInvest - Needs analysis for investment support in regions with marginal agricultural productivity

2015 - 2016

Bettina Spengler, Jörg Schramek

143

Ministry for Rural Area and Consumer Protection Baden-Wurttemberg

MEPL III - Ongoing evaluation of the Rural Development Programme of Baden-Wurttemberg until 2024

2016 - 2024

Jörg Schramek, Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Heike Nitsch, Dr. Holger Pabst, Bettina Spengler und Christiane Steil

142

European Comission, Directorate-General Environment

Service contract for providing support in relation to the integration of environmental protection considerations in agriculture

2016 - 2017

Jörg Schramek, Holger Pabst, Heike Nitsch

141

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), Germany

ELERBiodiv – Biodiversity support in ELER

2015 - 2018

Jörg Schramek, Dr. Holger Pabst

140

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), Germany

OEVForsch – Implementation and management of ecologigal focus areas from a nature conservation perspective

2015 - 2016

Heike Nitsch, Jörg Schramek

139

Federal Environment Agency (UBA), Germany

GAPEval – Evaluation of the CAP Reform from an environmental point of view

2015 - 2017

Heike Nitsch, Dr. Holger Pabst

138

Europäische Commission, Erasmus+

SEMA – Sustainable Entrepreneurship based on Multifunctional Agriculture

2015 - 2017

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

137

European Commission, DG Research Horizon 2020

PEGASUS – Public Ecosystem Goods and Services from Agriculture and Forestry: Unlocking the Synergies

2015 - 2018

Simone Sterly

136

Administrative Districts Gießen and Marburg-Biedenkopf

Regional Processing and Marketing of Meat in the Districts Gießen and Marburg-Biedenkopf

2015

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

135

PT-DLR/BMBF in the framework of BiodivERsA-FACCE-JPI joint call on “Promoting synergies and reducing trade-offs between food supply, biodiversity and ecosystem services”

TALE – Towards Multifunctional Agricultural Landscapes in Europe: Assessing and governing synergies between food production, biodiversity and ecosystem services

2015 - 2018

Heike Nitsch, Jörg Schramek

134

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ)

Study: ‘Agricultural and rural transformation in Europe’

2015

Simone Sterly, Sarah Peter

133

The Hessian Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection, Agriculture and Consumer Protection

Supporting agricultural Innovation (EIP-Agri) and Cooperation in the Federal State Hesse

2014 - 2020

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

132

Ministry for Rural Area and Consumer Protection Baden-Wuerttemberg, Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Nature Conservation Thuringia, Ministry for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection Lower Saxony

Monitoring of the LEADER selection procedure

2013 - 2015

Jörg Schramek, Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben und Christiane Steil

131

Gießener Land Region (Hesse), Economy Support Wetterau, Economy Support Hersfeld-Rothenburg, Corporate Community Monsheim, Corporate Community Kandel

Preparation of rural development concepts (LEADER)

2014 - 2015

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben, Christiane Steil

130

Ministry for Rural Area and Consumer Protection Baden-Wurttemberg

Selection procedure of LEADER regions in Baden-Wurttemberg 2014-2020

2013 - 2014

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

129

Federal Environment Agency (UBA), Germany

Local manual for supporting a sustainable development

2015 - 2016

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

128

Ministry for Environment and Consumer Protection of the Federal State of Saarland

Coordinated framework concept for the Bliesgau Biosphere Reserve

2013 - 2015

Christiane Steil, Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

127

COWI A/S, Copenhagen/Denmark; commissioned by the Danish Agency for the Agricultural Business (AgriFish agency)

Growth and neighbour check of environmental regulation and control of primary agriculture and cross compliance rules

2014

Heike Nitsch, Jörg Schramek

126

Austrian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BMLFUW) and the Association of Austrian National Parks

Evaluation of the Management of Austrian National Parks

2013 - 2014

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christoph Mathias

125

Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank

Demographic change as an opportunity for agricultural diversification

2013 - 2015

Jörg Schramek, Nicola von Kutzleben

124

Ministry of Agriculture, Nature Conservation and the Environment of the Federal State of Thuringia

Socio-economic analysis and SWOT analysis within the framework of the elaboration of the EAFRD Rural Development Programme of the Federal State of Thuringia (funding period 2014-2020)

2012 - 2014

Simone Sterly

123

European Commission, GD Research

IMPRESA – The Impact of Research on EU Agriculture

2013 - 2016

Simone Sterly

122

EU / BMBF Transnational research project linking agricultural, rural and sustainable development aspects supported by the European Commission and national funding bodies under the umbrella of the RURAGRI ERA-NET

MERIT – Merit Based Income from Sustainable Land Management in Mountain Farming

2013 - 2015

Jörg Schramek, Heike Nitsch

121

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation

National Natural Landscapes and renewable energies

2013 - 2016

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Britta Düsterhaus

120

EU / BMBF Transnational research project linking agricultural, rural and sustainable development aspects supported by the European Commission and national funding bodies under the umbrella of the RURAGRI ERA-NET

RETHINK – Rethinking the links between farm modernization, rural development and resilience in a world of increasing demands and finite resources

2013 - 2016

Simone Sterly

119

European Commission Environment Directorate-General and Directorate-General for Climate Action

Consideration of climate change in the EU-funds of the ‘Common Strategic Framework’ 2014-2020

2013 - 2014

Jörg Schramek, Bettina Spengler

118

Ministry of Environment, Agriculture, Food, Viticulture and Forestry, Rhineland-Palatinate

Evaluation of investment promotion within the framework of the common organization of the market in wine

2012 - 2013

Jörg Schramek, Bettina Spengler

117

Ministry for Rural Areas and Consumer Protection of the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg

Ex-ante evaluation of the Rural Development Programme of Baden-Württemberg 2014-2020 including the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).

2012 - 2014

Jörg Schramek

116

Hessian State Ministry for the Environment, Energy, Agriculture and Consumer Protection

Ex-ante evaluation of the rural development programme of Hesse 2014-2020 (EAFRD) including the strategic environmental assessment (SEA) and support for the preparation of the programme.

2012 - 2014

Jörg Schramek

115

Ministry for the Environment, Agriculture, Food, Viticulture and Forestry of the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate

Participating and assisting in the preparation and ex-ante evaluation including the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) of the EAFRD Rural Development Programme of Rhineland-Palatinate 2014-2020.

2013 - 2014

Jörg Schramek

114

Ministry of Economic Affairs, Climate Protection, and Federal State Planning; Ministry of Environment, Agriculture, Food, Viticulture and Forests of the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate

Common socio-economic analysis including SWOT-analysis in preparation for the ex-ante-evaluation in the programming of ERDF- and EAFRD -funds in Rhineland-Palatinate (funding period 2014-2020)

2012 - 2013

Jörg Schramek

113

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), Germany

Series of conferences on current challenges faced by German Protected Areas

2012 - 2015

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

112

ILE-Region Lahn-Taunus, LEADER-Region SPESSARTregional

Needs assessments related to demographic change

2012 - 2013

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

111

Federal Agency for Renewable Resources (FNR)

Bioenergy Region Central Hesse – BERM 2.0

2012 - 2015

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

110

Landesanstalt für Umwelt, Messungen und Naturschutz (LUBW)

Final evaluation PLENUM Schwäbische Alb

2012 - 2013

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christiane Steil

109

Bavarian Ministry for Food, Agriculture and Forestry

Evaluation of organic farming in Bavaria

2012 - 2013

Jörg Schramek

108

Federal Environment Agency

Legal instruments for an increased environmentalism in agriculture

2011 - 2013

Jörg Schramek

107

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)

Developing a concept of defining and implementing Ecological Focus Areas in Germany

2011 - 2013

Jörg Schramek

106

GießenerLand LEADER region,

SPESSARTregional LEADER region,

BioEnergieDialog Rhein-Erft bio-energy region,

Rheingau LEADER region,

Lahn-Dill-Wetzlar LEADER region,

Hersfeld-Rotenburg LEADER region, Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis

Self-evaluation of regional development processes

2012 - 2013

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

105

Rheingau association of communes (Zweckverband Rheingau)

Integrated climate protection concept for the Rheingau associations of communesfür den Zweckverband Rheingau

2012 - 2013

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Christiane Steil

104

Administrative districts Trier-Saarburg and Coburg

SPESSARTregional LEADER region

Action programme for securing regional services for the public

2012 - 2013

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben, Christiane Steil

103

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), Germany

Integrative monitoring systems in major nature reserves

2011 - 2013

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

102

Kreis Hersfeld-Rotenburg SPESSARTregional Schwalm-Eder-Kreis Region Wittgenstein LEADER-Region Flechtinger Höhe

Programme to secure regional public services

2011

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben, Christiane Steil

101

Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry and Food of Slovenia

Re-calculation of the premium payments for agri-environmental measures of the rural development program of Slovenia

2011

Jörg Schramek

100

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation

Proposing instruments for permanent grassland protection

2011

Jörg Schramek

099

Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank

Grassland regions in conversion: How farmers can be supported in the provision of public goods

2011 - 2012

Jörg Schramek

098

Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank

Synthesis and assessment of the public debate on the reform of the CAP after 2013

2011 - 2012

Jörg Schramek

097

European Commission, DG Agriculture

Ex-post-evaluation of rural development programmes 2000 - 2006

2010 - 2011

Jörg Schramek

096

Regionalmanagement Oberhessen

Demographic change in rural areas

2008 - 2012

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

095

Schotten Municipality

Value creation concept Schotten-Eschenrod

2009 - 2010

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

094

Observatoire de l’Environnement Naturel, Luxemburg

In view: Biodiversity in Luxembourg

2010 - 2011

Jörg Schramek

093

Regional Management Oberhesse

Supporting LEADER management

2009 - 2012

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

092

Municipality Hinterzarten

Sustainable development of cultural landscapes using integrative landscape concept

2008 - 2011

Manuel Weiss, Jörg Schramek

091

Municipality Wartenberg

Rural development in the municipality Wartenberg

2010 - 2011

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

090

Regional office for the environment (LUBW)

Final Evaluation of PLENUM in the model regions Western Lake Constance and Allgäu-Oberschwaben

2010 - 2011

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

089

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Territorial development programs in Germany

2010 - 2011

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

088

European Commission, DG Research

FarmPath - towards regional sustainability of agriculture in Europe

2011 - 2014

Simone Sterly, Sarah Peter

087

European Commission, DG Agriculture

CAP-Biodiv – Addressing biodiversity and habitat preservation through Measures applied under the Common Agricultural Policy

2010 - 2011

Simone Sterly

086

Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe (FNR)

Network management for the ‘Mittelhessen Bio-energy Region’

2009 - 2012

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

085

Federal Agency of Agriculture and Food (BLE)

Synergy or profile loss? Potentials and problems of a joint regional marketing of organic and conventional products (SynPro)

2009 - 2011

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

084

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation

Synergies between conservation and food security

2009 - 2010

Simone Sterly

083

European Commission, DG Education and Culture, Leonardo da Vinci Programme

Development of a training programme for young farmers on multifunctional agriculture (Agri-Multifunctionality II)

2009 - 2010

Simone Sterly

082

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation

Nature and biodiversity in political communication

2009

Simone Sterly

081

EU Commission, DG Agriculture

Provision of Public Goods through the European Union Agriculture

2009

Simone Sterly

080

Ministry of Food and Rural Areas of the Federal State of Baden-Wuerttemberg (MLR)

Monitoring and ongoing evaluation of the ‘Measures and Development Plan for Rural Areas in the Federal State of Baden-Wuerttemberg 2007-2013’ (MEPL II)

2008 - 2015

Jörg Schramek

078

Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport, Agriculture and Viticulture (MWVLW) of the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate

Monitoring and ongoing evaluation of the ‘Agricultural Economy, Environmental Measures, Land Development’ programme (PAUL) for the development of rural areas in the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate

2008 - 2015

Jörg Schramek

078

Ministry of Agriculture, Nature Con-servation and the Environment of the Federal State of Thuringia

Ongoing evaluation including the mid-term and ex-post evaluation of the Rural Development Support Initiative in the Federal State of Thuringia (FILET)

2008 - 2015

Jörg Schramek

077

European Commission, DG Research / FP 7 – Knowledge Based Bio Economy (KBBE) – Collaborative Project

RuDI – Assessing the impact of rural development policies (including LEADER)

2008 - 2010

Simone Sterly

076

Agricultural Marketing Corporations of the Federal States of Hesse and Baden-Wuerttemberg; Federal States of Baden-Wuerttemberg and Bavaria

TopRegioKMU – Role and benefit of medium-sized enterprises in sustainable regional value added chains

2008 - 2010

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

075

Associated Municipalities of Bad Ems, Katzenelnbogen and Nassa

Integrated Rural Development Concept (ILE): Regional management in the Lahn-Taunus region

2008 - 2012

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein, Nicola von Kutzleben

074

Mittelhessen Climate Protection and Energy Agency (Klimaschutz- und Energieagentur Mittelhessen – KEM)

Mittelhessen Bioenergy Region’ development concept

2008

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

073

Oberlausitz Heath and Lake Landscape’ Biosphere Reserve

Consulting related to the market launch of the OLBK (Organic carp from the Oberlausitz region)

2008

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

072

European Commission, DG Research / FP 6 - Policy-Oriented Research / STREP

C-CAT/Cross Compliance Assessment Tool

2007 - 2009

Jörg Schramek

071

Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport, Agriculture and Viticulture (MWVLW) of the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate

Ex-post evaluation of the LEADER+ programme 2000-2006 in the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate

2007 - 2009

Jörg Schramek

070

European Commission, DG Research / FP 6 – Policy-Oriented Research / STREP

ETUDE – Enlarging the theoretical understanding of rural development

2007 - 2009

Simone Sterly

069

Giessen County, Department of Economic Development, Hersfeld-Rotenburg County, Economic Development Corporation, Odenwald Community of Interests (IGO), Oberhessen Association, Siegen-Wittgenstein County, Kusel County

Regional Development Concepts (REK) for participation in LEADER-related competitions for the regions of Giessen, Hersfeld-Rothenburg, Odenwald, Oberhessen, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Pfälzer Bergland

2007 - 2008

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

068

European Commission, DG Agriculture

Defining EU priorities: Review of rural development instruments (AGRI-2006-G4-10)

2007 - 2008

Simone Sterly

067

Regional Office for the Environment, Measurements and Nature Conservation, Karlsruhe

Interim evaluation PLENUM Heckengäu and Kaiserstuhl

2007

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

066

European Commission, DG Research / FP 6 – Policy-Oriented Research / STREP

IN-SIGHT – Strengthening innovation processes for growth and development

2006 - 2009

Simone Sterly

063

European Commission, DG Research / FP 6 – Policy-Oriented Research / STREP

AE-Footprint – Development of a common generic methodology for evaluating the effectiveness of European agri-environmental schemes.

2005 - 2008

Simone Sterly

065

Municipalities of Lennestadt and Kirchhundem, Zweckverband Region Wittgenstein, Municipalities of Hennef, Windeck and Eitorf, Barnim administrative district, Office for Economic Development, Planning and Construction, Municipalities of Wenden, Drolshagen and Olpe, Municipalities of Finnentrop, Attendorn and Sundern, Associated Municipalities of Katzenelnbogen and Nassau

Integrated rural development concept for Hundem-Lenne Region, Wittgenstein Region, Siegtal Region, Barnim County, Bigge Region, Bigge-Lenne-Sorpe Region, the municipalities of Katzenelnbogen and Nassau

2006 - 2007

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

064

Hessian State Ministry of the Environment, Rural Development and Consumer Protection (HMULV)

Ex-ante evaluation of the rural development programme implemented in the Federal State of Hesse 2007-2013

2006

Jörg Schramek

062

European Commission, DG Research / FP 6 - Policy-Oriented Research / STREP

Towards a policy model of multifunctional agriculture and rural development (Top-MARD)

2005 - 2008

Simone Sterly

061

European Commission, DG Research / FP 6 – Policy-Oriented Research / STREP

COFAMI – Encouraging Collective Farmers Marketing Initiatives

2005 - 2008

Simone Sterly

060

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)

Common Agricultural Policy (CAP): Cross Compliance and advancement of agri-environmental schemes

2005 - 2008

Jörg Schramek

059

Federal Office for Nature Conservation (BfN)

Strategies for a sustainable economy in biosphere reserves

2005 - 2008

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

058

Federal Agency of Agriculture and Food (BLE)

FrankFOOD – regional products for quality food procurement in all-day schools

2005 - 2007

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

057

Administrative districts of Germersheim and Südliche Weinstraße (Southern Wine Route)

Integrated nature conservation project ‘Bienwald’

2005 - 2007

Jörg Schramek, Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

056

Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport, Agriculture and Viticulture (MWVLW) of the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate

Ex-ante evaluation of the rural development programme implemented in the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate 2007-2013

2005 - 2006

Jörg Schramek

055

European Environment Agency (EEA), Copenhagen

Cross Compliance indicators in the context of consultation systems for agricultural enterprises (CIFAS)

2005 - 2006

Jörg Schramek

054

Municipality of Gedern, Office for District Development

Town marketing and urban development concept for the Gedern municipality and the Gedern lake

2005

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

053

European Commission, DG Research / FP 6 - Global Change and Ecosystems / STREP

Advanced techniques and tools for sustainability assessment (Sustainability A-Test)

2004 - 2006

Jörg Schramek

052

European Commission, DG Research / FP 6 - Global Change and Ecosystems / SSA

Capitalisation of research results on the multifunctionality of agriculture and rural areas (MULTAGRI)

2004 - 2005

Jörg Schramek

051

Edmund Rehwinkel Foundation, Frankfurt (Main)

Potential energy crop production in the federal state of Hesse: A regionally differentiated analysis

2004

Jörg Schramek

050

European Commission, DG Research / Quality of Life and Management of Living Resources

Marketing Sustainable Agriculture: An analysis of the potential role of new food supply chains in sustainable rural development (SUS-CHAIN)

2003 - 2005

Jörg Schramek

049

Landesanstalt für Umwelt (LfU) Baden-Württemberg, Karlsruhe (Regional Office for the Environment)

Evaluation of the PLENUM programme: Statistical analysis, identification of sucess factors and assessment of socio-economic effects

2003 - 2004

Armin Kullmann

048

FRoSTA AG Bremerhaven

Development of a concept and implementation plan for a sustainable crop production system for FRoSTA

2003 - 2004

Jörg Schramek

047

Gregor Louisoder Umweltstiftung München (Environment Foundation) / Förderverein Ökologische Steuerreform e.V. (Development Association of Ecological Fiscal Reform)

Greening the economic framework conditions for agriculture

2003 - 2004

Jörg Schramek

046

Biosphere Reserve Schorfheide-Chorin (BRSC), Angermünde

Consultancy services related to regional food marketing in the Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve

2003

Dr. Ulrich Gehrlein

045

Ministry of Economics, Transport, Agriculture and Viticulture of Rhineland-Palatinate

Evaluation of the rural development programme ‘Zukunftsinitiative für den ländlichen Raum’ (ZIL) of Rhineland-Palatinate according to Article 49 of Reg. (EEC) No. 1257/1999 and Article 41-45 of Reg. (EEC) No. 1750/1999

2002 - 2008

Jörg Schramek

044

Federal Ministry of Consumer Protection, Food and Agriculture (BMVEL)

Socio-economic impacts of organic farming in terms of its contributions to rural development: Case studies in different regions of Germany

2002 - 2006

Jörg Schramek

043

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)

Integrating nature conservation goals with the Federal-level Support Scheme for the Improvement of Agricultural Structures and Coastal Protection (GAK)

2002 - 2003

Jörg Schramek

042

Federal Ministry of Consumer Protection, Food and Agriculture (BMVEL). Coordination: IfLS Frankfurt

Regional Action: Rural areas shaping the future

2002 - 2003

Jörg Schramek

041

Administrative Body for Economy, Labour and Women, Berlin

Mid-term evaluation of the EU Structural Funds in Berlin (Objectives 1 and 2)

2002 - 2003

Jörg Schramek

040

Federal State Ministry of Agriculture, Environmental Protection and Spatial Planning in Brandenburg

Mid-term evaluation of the Rural Development Programme (EPLR) in the federal state of Brandenburg – Evaluation of the Agri-Environmental Programme

2002 - 2003

Jörg Schramek

039

Federal Ministry of Consumer Protection, Food and Agriculture (BMVEL)

Factors affecting farmers’ decisions regarding a conversion to organic farming

2002 - 2003

Jörg Schramek

038

European Commission, DG Research. Quality of Life and Management of Natural Resources. Co-ordination: IUCN European Regional Office (ERO), Tilburg (NL).

Definition of a common European analytical framework for the development of local agri-environmental programmes for biodiversity and landscape conservation

2001 - 2004

Jörg Schramek

037

Federal Office for Nature Conservation (BfN)

Regional marketing in biosphere reserves

2001 - 2003

Armin Kullmann

036

European Commission, DG Research; Consultancy for the Institute for Physical Geography at J.W. Goethe-University Frankfurt

Assessment of the socio-economic aspects of the sustainability of starch potato production (HYDROSTAR)

2001 - 2003

Jörg Schramek

035

Federal Environment Agency, Section I.1.4, Environment and Agriculture

Sustainable food production: Scenarios and forecasts for agriculture in 2030 – need for action and long-term strategies for environmental policy

2000 - 2001

Jörg Schramek

034

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)

Present situation and prospects for the integration of nature conservation aspects into the marketing of agricultural products

2000 - 2001

Armin Kullmann

033

Federal Environment Agency, Section II.5.2, Soil Conservation

Development of national indicators for soil conservation: Operationalisation of internationally harmonised indicator concepts based on data available nationally with particular emphasis on practical use in soil conservation policy

2000 - 2001

Jörg Schramek

032

Hessian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport and Regional Development

Ex-post evaluation of the Community Support Frameworks for Rural Development in the Obj. 5b Areas of Hesse 1994-99

2000 - 2001

Jörg Schramek

031

German Agency for Technical Co-operation (GTZ) GmbH, Eschborn

Regional planning and development: Training and information seminar for Ethiopian officials

2000

Jörg Schramek

030

Naturschutzbund Deutschland e.V. (NABU) (Association for Nature Conservation)

Biodiversity conservation through extensive grazing: Requirements for beef production and grazing systems in terms of their compatibility with conservation goals

2000

Armin Kullmann

029

European Commission, DG Research. Co-ordination: Agricultural University Wageningen, Department of Rural Sociology (NL)

The socio-economic impact of rural development policies: Realities and potential (IMPACT)

1999 - 2002

Jörg Schramek

028

Ministry of Finance of the Federal State of Saxony

Assessment of the demand for infrastructural investments in the context of the continuation of the financial aid given to the new Laender under ‘Solidarpakt II’

1999 - 2001

Dieter Biehl

027

European Commission, DG Research. Co-ordination: University of Aberdeen, Centre for Rural Development Research (UK)

Environmental transport policies and rural development (CA)

1999 - 2000

Karlheinz Knickel

026

Hessian Ministry of the Interior, Agriculture, Forestry and Nature Conservation (HMILFN)

Monitoring and evaluation of agri-environmental schemes in Hessen (HEKUL and HELP)

1999

Jörg Schramek

025

European Commission, DG Enlargement. Phare Multi-Country Framework Contract: VVMZ East European Investment Service V.o.F

Development of an agri-environmental scheme in Estonia

1999

Karlheinz Knickel

024

Ministry of Spatial Planning, Luxembourg

Development of a spatial and regional development programme for the SaarLorLux+ region

1998-2001

Jörg Schramek

023

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)

Development of a set of criteria for the assessment of Good Agricultural Practice (GAP) with respect to biodiversity conservation and landscape

1998-1999

Jörg Schramek

022

European Commission, DG Research. Co-ordination: Centre for Agriculture & Environment (CLM) Utrecht (NL)

Economic instruments for nitrogen control in European agriculture (NITROTAX)

1997-1998

Jörg Schramek

021

European Commission, GD Regional Policy

Spatial perspectives on the enlargement of the European Union

1997-1998

Dieter Biehl

020

German Agency for Technical Co-operation (GTZ) GmbH, Eschborn

Experience with the more recent communal and regional policy in the European Union: A typical LEADER project concerned with small business development

1997

Karlheinz Knickel

019

European Commission, DG Environment

Organic farming in Hesse. Co-ordination: ERM London

1997

Jörg Schramek

018

European Commission, DG Environment. - D1; Consultant for Heidemij Advies (NL)

Effects of EU rural development measures and accompanying CAP measures on environmental pollution in the northern European member states

1997

Karlheinz Knickel

017

European Commission, DG Agriculture

Implementation and effectiveness of EU agri-environmental schemes established under Reg. (EEC) 2078/92 in 10 EU member states and Switzerland

1996-1998

Jörg Schramek

016

Hessian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport and Regional Development

Interim evaluation of the Objective 5b and LEADER programmes 1994-99 for rural development in Hesse and of the Hessian Programme for Rural Development (LRP)

1996-1998

Jörg Schramek

015

German Agency for Technical Co-operation (GTZ) GmbH, Eschborn

Project formulation and appraisal in the field of regional and structural policy in Ethiopia

1996

Karlheinz Knickel

014

Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs. Co-ordination: Prof. Dr. O. Seibert, FH Triesdorf

Accompanying agricultural structural change in rural areas through the creation of new employment and income opportunities outside the traditional agricultural sector

1995-1996

Jörg Schramek

013

Federal Ministry of Spatial Policy, Construction and Urban Development

De-regulation and modernization of the EU’s spatially effective sector policies through the development of a European Spatial Development Policy and Regional Development Programmes

1995-1996

Dieter Biehl

012

German Agency for Technical Co-operation (GTZ) GmbH, Eschborn

Regional and structural policy in South Africa. Country study: Analysis of the structural and regional development strategies and visions of the nine provinces

1995-1996

Karlheinz Knickel

011

German Foundation for the Environment (DBU) Osnabrück in co-operation with TLL Jena and Martin Luther University Halle (Saale)

Possibilities of promoting environment-friendly, sustainable forms of land use

1994-1996

Karlheinz Knickel

010

European Commission, DG Agriculture

RUSSTIC: Technical Co-operation Network

1994-1995

Karlheinz Knickel

009

Hessian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport and Regional Development

Ex-ante evaluation studies of the Community Support Frameworks 1994-99 in Objective 5b Regions in Hesse

1994

Jörg Schramek

008

European Commission, DG Agriculture

Ex-post evaluation studies of the Community Support Frameworks in Objective 5b regions in Hesse 1989-93

1993-1994

Jörg Schramek

007

Enquete Commission ‘Protection of the Atmosphere’ of the German Parliament

Agricultural policy and climate change: Potential fields of intervention in climate policy and agricultural policy at EU level

1993

Jörg Schramek

006

European Commission, DG Environment

Environmental impact of agricultural structure policy in the EC – a comparative study of policy development, implementation and impact in different EC member states

1992-1993

Jörg Schramek

005

Hessian Ministry of Regional Development, Housing, Agriculture, Forestry and Nature Conservation

Implications of the 1992 reform of the CAP on agriculture in Hesse

1992

Jörg Schramek

004

Federal Ministry of Research and Technology

Innovation strategies for farm households in the rural areas of the new Laender: Agricultural restructuring in regions with a predominance of multiple job holding and income combination

1991-1994

Jörg Schramek

003

City council of Frankfurt/Main

Green belt Frankfurt/Main: Development of environmentally friendly forms of agriculture in the context of communal policy

1990 - 1994

Jörg Schramek

002

European Commission, DG Agriculture / Federal Ministry of Agriculture

Rural change in Europe: Research programme on farm structures and pluriactivity

1987 - 1991

Jörg Schramek

001

Federal Ministry of Research and Technology

Conceptual orientations and practical approaches for an integration of agricultural and environmental objectives in farming areas

1987 - 1991

Jörg Schramek