Projects per year
Currently, she is pursuing a PhD at the School of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences in the Technology, Innovation and Society group and the Operations, Planning, Accounting and Control group. She works on the Drivers of Sustainability (DOS) project, in the course of which she is looking into the sustainability developments in the Dutch- Kenyan flower supply chain between 1960 and 2020.
Klara Strecker obtained her Master's degree cum laude in Sustainability Science and Policy from Maastricht University. Hereby, her research focussed on postharvest loss and waste throughout the nutritional value chains of two crops in Uganda. For this purpose she spend some time in Uganda conducting field research. Amongst others, this experience triggered her interest in conducting further research in the context of Africa, particularly value chains connecting Africa to the global North.
Previously she obtained her Bachelor's degree in European Studies from Maastricht University as well.
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
Political science, Bachelor, Maastricht University
Master, Maastricht University
From Africa with love… (and a tremendous ecological footprint), the development of rose trade between Kenya, The Netherlands and the rest of the world, 1960-202026 Sep 2021
Activity: Talk or presentation types › Invited talk › Scientific
Entangling Technological Infrastructures, Material Flows and Modernities: Tensions of Europe - Digital Workshop Festival 20212 Jul 2021
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Workshop, seminar, course or exhibition › Scientific