Entries from 'thesis'

Studies finally finished: Diplom-Politologe – Thesis published

The last two weeks I had been back to Europe and enjoyed the starting summer and non-humid climate a lot. The reason for my trip were that I had to attend my last two oral exams and hold diverse meetings with the FES headquarter, German partners and ministries to get introduced to my new working…

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Master-thesis was sucessfully handed in!

After three months of field-research in Southern Africa with the GTZ in Botswana and trips to South Africa, Mozambique and Tansania and afterwards one month writing my master-thesis in Singapore I finally handed in this “masterpiece” yesterday to my university in Berlin. The thesis elaborates before the background of transboundary water-management in the SADC region…

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First days in Singapore: eating and shopping :)

After arriving in Singapore last Monday it took me some days to get familiar with the climate and the speedy city as I was still on Botswana mode. Four million inhabitants are gathered on a small island almost at the equator and so it´s not only warm with 25 – 30 degrees but also very…

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My home is my swimmingpool!

When I arrived in Gaborone our garden showed almost no green and no flowers and it was quite depressing but after the rain from last weeks it totally changed. Our garden is amazing green and blossom all around, now it makes fun to use the swimming-pool and enjoy life over there. But as you see…

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About consultancy and speed

When I started thinking about my thesis I just wanted to realise a topic, which had afterwards an effect on real life and did not end up in a dustbin after reading by the professor and maybe me. Than it speeded up fast… I managed to convince an MP as my supervisor, got an internship…

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Trip to countryside and continue working

After some days in Botswana I feel already home because of the amazing friendly people and the great weather with around thirty till fourty degrees. After we had been in an Botswana club on last Friday where we enjoyed dancing with crazy people until early in the morning I used Sunday to grap a car…

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