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21/04/2017 - 16:00

On April 21 2017 Moa Megersa Guta obtained the academic degree of Doctor of Sciences with the following doctoral thesis:
Development of nature-based drinking water treatment derived from indigenous knowledge systems for its sustainable use
Promotors: Prof. Dr. Ludwig Triest & Dr. Abebe Beyene

29/03/2017 - 17:30

On March 29th 2017 Nathalie Tonné obtained the academic degree of Doctor in Sciences with the following doctoral thesis:
TO MOVE OR TO STAY PUT: Rhizophoraceae mangrove species autoecology in the early life stages of the viviparous seedlings
Promotor: Prof. Dr. Nico Koedam

30/06/2016 - 15:00

On June 30th 2016 Judith Okello obtained the academic degree of Doctor in Sciences with the following doctoral thesis:
The role of disturbances in mangrove wood formation and forest structure: effect of large sedimentation events
Joint PhD with Université Libre de Bruxelles
Promotors: Prof. Dr. Nico Koedam & Prof. Dr. Farid Dahdouh-Guebas

09/07/2015 - 10:15

Peruvian VUB Student, Melissa Quispe Zúñiga’s socio-ecologic-economic research on Malaysian Mangrove forests received VUB’s yearly Millennium Development Goals Award. This award praises excellent research related to the UN Millennium Development Goals.

26/05/2015 - 16:00

On May 26th 2015 Van Der Stocken Tom obtained the academic degree of Doctor in Sciences (Joint PhD with ULB) with the following doctoral thesis:
Biological and environmental drivers of mangrove propagule dispersal: a field and modeling approach.
Promotors: Prof. Dr. Nico Koedam, Prof. Dr. James Gitundu Kairo and Prof. Dr. Farid Dahdouh-Guebas

08/12/2014 - 09:45

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