Do not miss our next geo-webinar!

Forest dynamics

The next geo-webinars will take place on Friday 9th April and Friday 30th April at 1.30pm (Belgian time), via the Zoom online platform. If you wish to attend, do no hesitate to send an email at caroline.michellier(a) After a 20-30 minute presentation, we will have the opportunity to ask questions for another 10-15 minutes. In order no to disadvantage anyone, the oral presentation will be in English or in French, while the slides will be in French or in English inversely.



Arthur in the field
Arthur Depicker
Doctoral student at the KU Leuven, he will present his PhD research, entitled "Deforestation and landslide risk in the Kivu Rift: a brief history (1958-2016)".
When: Friday 9 April
Where: Zoom online platform



Antoine in the field
Antoine Dille
Doctoral student at the RMCA and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, he will present his PhD research, entitled "Remote sensing of slow moving landslides in the tropics: natural and anthropogenic controls", which will be publicly defend on 25 March 2021.
When: Friday 19 March
Where: Zoom online platform


Violet in the field
Violet Kanyiginya Twagira
Doctoral student at the RMCA, the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Mbarara University of Science and Technology  in Uganda, she will present her research entitled "Inventory and preliminary assessment of natural hazards in Kigezi highlands, South Western Uganda". 
When: Friday 26 February
Where: Zoom online platform


Blaise in the field
Blaise Mafuko
Doctoral student at the RMCA and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, and chef de travaux at the Geology Department of the University of Goma, he will present the latest advances in his research "Demographic control of volcanic risk perception: case of Goma, DR Congo (Preliminary results)"
When: Friday 5 February
Where: Zoom online platform


Toussaint in the field
Toussaint Mugaruka Bibentyo
Doctoral student at the RMCA and the University of Ghent and chef de travaux of the geology department of the Official University of Bukavu, he will present this first webinar entitled "Landslides, river incision and environmental changes: the Ruzizi gorge in the Kivu Rift".
When: Friday 15 January
Where: Zoom online platform


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