Katharina Butke is a research assistant with TIAS. She studied Environmental Systems and Resource Management (MA) at the University of Osnabrück. The topic of her Master’s thesis was Social, economic and ecological impacts of large dam projects: A comparison of the Three Gorges Dam and the Lesotho Highlands Water Project. She supports TIAS with research on topics such as social impact assessment, the WEF Nexus and sustainable food systems, the preparation of funding proposals, the organization of events and administrative activities.
Research interests: sustainability, water management and governance.