Technical Development

United Nations University – Institute for Environment and Human Security, EduSphere Section

Dr. Jörg Szarzynski, Head of EduSphere
Dr. Erick Tambo, Associate Academic Officer, Project Lead
Margaret Koli, Content Development
Anna Szumiec, Design
David Paulus, Technical Development

Partners and Organizers of the Project

The project consortium consists of partners from Germany (ZEF, UNU and ITT) and Africa (PAUWES and UAM) with excellent records of accomplishment in higher education and research cooperation (DAAD-funded German Higher Education Cooperation with PAUWES (GHEC), BMBF-funded WASCAL). The overall objective of the project is to establish long-standing research-based higher education cooperation between German and African partners and within Africa in the area of sustainable resource supply management in urban and semi-urban regions.

Funded by

The project “Risk assessment and reduction strategies for sustainable urban resource supply in Sub-Saharan Africa (RARSUS)” is funded by the German Academic Exchange Service and the German Fedeal Ministry of Education and Research.

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Contact Information

Content & Legal Contact Technical Contact

Prof. Dr. Ramchandra Bhandari
Phone: 0049-221-8275-2416
e-mail: ramchandra.bhandari(at)


Dr. Erick Gankam Tambo
Phone: 0049-228-815-0259
e-mail: tambo(at)