At D+C/E+Z, we are proud of our international network of authors. It is particularly important to us to be a platform for voices from the global south. Some authors contribute on a regular basis, others don't. Here you can find information about the people behind the contributions.

Karin Gaesing

last contributed to D+C/E+Z in winter of 2020/2021 as geographer and spatial planner at the University of Duisburg-Essen and independent development consultant.

All articles of Karin Gaesing


Pathways out of extreme poverty and hunger

Social protection, land ownership and promotion in the agricultural sector can alleviate ultra-poverty


Indispensable legal certainty

Legal certainty in land-ownership questions is decisive for the battle against poverty

Our Contributors


Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals will require good governance – from the local to the global level.


The UN Sustainable Development Goals aim to transform economies in an environmentally sound manner, leaving no one behind.