Véra Ehrenstein

Véra Ehrenstein is a statutory member and researcher at the Centre d’étude des mouvements sociaux (CEMS), Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris. An engineer by training, she completed a thesis in the sociology of science and technology at the Centre for Sociology of Innovation at the École des Mines in Paris. Her current research focuses on how the climate crisis is transforming the life sciences, particularly so-called tropical forestry ecology and engineering in Central Africa.

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“When the city eats the forest”

“When the city eats the forest”


Kinshasa, its traffic and street vendors, receded as we drove past the international airport on the national road following the Congo River.