The project was originally designed for a period of five years, but has been extended by a sixth year.
Developing a conceptional framework and a methodical structure, as well as elaborating the subprojects.
Workshop: Anthropology of and for River Deltas
Ethnographic fieldwork in Brazil, Canada, Kenya, Myanmar/Burma and Senegal.
Workshop: Research methods for volatile lifeworlds in the hydrosocial Anthropocene
Processing and analysing the empirical material.
Workshop: Writing Hydrosocial Crises between Local and Global
Developing publications of the research results I.
Workshop: Stories that matter: exploring (re)presentation and communication of hydrosocial research
Developing publications of the research results II.
Workshop: Making and Unmaking Volatility: Contextualising Crises in Deltaic Lifeworlds
Interdisciplinary cooperation with natural science delta research; production of a non-scientific publication with research results geared at delta inhabitants.