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Evelyn Herrera, M.Sc

Fachgebiet Umweltgerechte Stadt– und Infrastrukturplanung

Professional Focus

Decentralised Wastewater Management
Nature-based solutions
Environment and resources management

Professional Background

Since 2020

Research Associate at the HafenCity University in the Department of “Environmentally Sound Urban and Infrastructure Planning” led by Prof. Dr. –Ing. Wolfgang Dickhaut


Research associate/ Research engineer at BORDA in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


Internship at Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ). Eschborn, Germany in the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) Secretariat


Master of Science „ENREM – Environment and Resources Management in the tropics and Subtropics“ at the TH Köln, Germany.

Master thesis: „Assessment of groundwater contamination in the upper basin of Rio Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil“


Research associate at the Research Group of Bioprocesses and Reactive Fluids of National University of Colombia, Medellin, Colombia.


Studies in Chemical Engineering at the National University of Colombia, Medellin, Colombia.


Research project „BoBaSt: Bodensubstrat und Baumartenwahl für klimaangepasste Stadtbaumpflanzungen

The research project aims to develop practice-oriented adaptation measure to climate change. Tree species and their adaptation to drough will be determined as well as the use of regionally available soil substrate to countert the effect of potential drought stress.


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