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Justus Lodemann

Justus LodemannProfile

Justus Lodemann studied marine environmental sciences, and obtained further specialisations in sustainable development cooperation (long distance study at the Technical University Kaiserslautern) and environmental resource management (GNE Witzenhausen). Following several years of professional experience, Justus returns to academia for research on social entrepreneurship and social innovation. A specific contribution of Justus to the GETIDOS Team is the combination of film and research (more here).

Research Interests

Ecosystem approach


Human-nature relation




Publications [Films see here]

Lodemann, Justus; Ziegler, Rafael (2014). How can resilience theory inform social innovation for the marginalized? CRESSI Working Paper Nr. 6, CRESSI Working Paper Nr. 6 (online).

Lodemann, Justus; Ziegler, Rafael; Partzsch,  Lena; Gebauer,  Jana; Henkel,  Marianne; Mohaupt,  Franziska (2014): Social Entrepreneurship In The Water Sector. Getting Things Done Sustainably, Cheltenham. Download

Lodemann, Justus; Ziegler, Rafael; Varga, Pavol (2010): The New Water Paradigm. Human Capabilities and Strong Sustainability. In: International Journal of Water 5 (4), S. 429–441.

Lodemann, Justus; Ziegler, Rafael; Gebauer, Jana; Mohaupt, Franziska; Henkel, Marianne; Partzsch, Lena (Hg.) (2009): Social entrepreneurship - Status Quo 2009. (Selbst)Bild, Wirkung und Zukunftsverantwortung; Tagungsband HUB Berlin, 16. - 17. Juli 2009. Social entrepreneurship - Status Quo 2009. Berlin HUB, 16. und 17. Juni 2009. Greifswald: Geozon Science Media.

Lodemann, Justus; Ziegler, Rafael; Gebauer, Jana; Mohaupt, Franziska; Henkel, Marianne; Partzsch, Lena (2009): Von Zukunftsgründern und Heldengeschichten. In: Ökologisches Wirtschaften (2), S. 20–21.



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12.9. Clearance Workshop Brüssel

13.4.2018 Deadline CfP Social Innovation and Sustainability

9.2.2018 Air beneath their wings Documentary online

26.1.2018 CrESSI-Social Innovation Conference Oxford

24.1.2018 Zukunftsalon München Book presentation

19.1.-21-1 3. Berlin River Film Festival

15.12.2017 Webinar Agency, Autonomy & Social Innovation

7.12.2017 Buch Wer zur Quelle will, muss gegen den Strom schwimmen

14.10.2017 1. Ryck-Tag Greifswald

15.7.2017 Deadline application Wild River Camp

May 2017: Special Issue Social Innovation & the Capability Approach

March 2017: New Book Global Water Ethics - Towards a global ethics charter

20.-22.1.2017 Wild and Scenic Film Festival, 2nd Berlin edition

9.1.2017  New research: Tackling Marginalisation through Social Innovation? 1. European Social Innovation Policy Forum

24.10.2016 Travelguide to a river - now available from here

5.-7.9.2016 Keynote at ISIRC 2016 Glasgow

6.7.-12.7.2016 Sensing the City - Youth River Action Camp, Berlin

30.6.2016 VL Rafael Ziegler, Wer zur Quelle will, muß gegen den Strom schwimmen. SI & Mitgestaltung von Wandel

3.6.2016 Vortrag L'eau et les rêves (en 2016). Nacht der Ideen, Institut Francais

21.4.2016  Lecture Jana Gebauer,  Breaking the cycle of feeling stagnant - Die transformative Rolle von Unternehmen im Postwachstum

April 2016 Social Entrepreneurship in the Water Sector - now also as a paperback

1.4.2016 Deadline Abstracts for economic underpinings of social innovation @ ISIRC 2016

20-22.1.2016 Wild & Scenic River Film Festival, Moviemento Berlin

18.11. Economic underpinnings of social innovation session @ SI Vienna

Big Jump Challenge 15 - Small acts of concrete solidarity. Report online

16.10.15 Flussparlament in Berlin

6.10.15 Webinar Municipal Housing in Vienna

15.10.15 Call for Papers Special Issue Social Innovation

6.-8.9.15. Special Session @ ISIRC 2015 Yorck

20.7. Getting on track for the future - the case for climate neutrality

13.7. 15 European Rivers Parliament, Brussels

23.-25.7.15. WaterEthics @ ISEE 2015 Kiel

7.5. Moving water messages

5. 5.15:  Call for Papers Special Session Economic underpinnings of social innovation

24.-27.3.15.  WassErleben Berlin

Register your Jump for the Big Jump Challenge by 22.3.2015

19.2.15. GETIDOS @Flussgebietsmanagement 2.0 Hannover

30.1.15. GETIDOS @ThinkShop des Laboratorio Expo

GETIDOS Newsletter 1/2015

15.10.2014 Join new Technology, Innovation and Design Group

09.10.2014: GETIDOS-Book-Launch