Karin Küblböck

Ms. Karin Küblböck
Senior Researcher
phone: +43 1 317 40 10 – 111  
k.kueblboeck@oefse.at 

Karin Küblböck is an economist and senior researcher at ÖFSE, with a focus on natural resource policies, private sector development, international trade and investment policies. She is also a mediator and professional facilitator. She has been a researcher at ÖFSE since 1996 and has been working in the area of "World Economy and Development" since 2001. She regularly lectures on her topics at different universities and carries out research and consulting projects for public and private institutions. She also conceives and facilitates stakeholder participation processes as well as dialogue and training events. Her working languages are German, English, French and Spanish.

Research Areas

  • International trade
  • Investment policies
  • Commodity-based development
  • Private sector development
  • Stakeholder participation, process design and facilitation

Resume:


Work experience

  • Austrian Foundation for Development Research (ÖFSE) (since 1996): from 1996-2001 research area Austrian and international development policy, since 2001 in the research area “global economy and development”, and in addition since 2019 in in the area stakeholder participation, process design and facilitation.
  • Lecturer at the Department for International Development, University of Vienna (since 2002)
  • Educational leave (2011/2012): trainings in the fields of communication, facilitation, conflict management, process design in Austria and abroad
  • University Program for Mediation and Conflict Resolution (2014-2016): Certified Mediator

Research stays

  • Argentina (1993-1994)
  • Uganda (1999)
  • South Africa (2007)
  • Nicaragua (2009)
  • Brasil (2012)
  • India (2019)
  • Jordan (2019)

Expertise

  • ADA-Austrian Development Agency
  • Ministry for Education and Women
  • Ministry for Europe Integration and External Relations (BMeiA)
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Globale Verantwortung (AGGV)
  • Dreikönigsaktion der katholischen Jungschar (DKA)
  • Engagement Global
  • European Network for Debt and Development (Eurodad)
  • Horizont3000
  • University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
  • University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna

Teaching experience

  • Department of Development Studies (University of Vienna)
  • Pedagogical University Vienna
  • Pedagocial University Tyrol

Education

  • Economics (Vienna University of Economics and Business, University of Vienna)
  • Economics (Universidad de Buenos Aires, Universidad de Belgrano)

     

Current publications:

Stakeholder Workshops Informing System Modeling - Analyzing the Urban Food-Water-Energy Nexus in Amman, Jordan

Bernd Klauer / Karin Küblböck / Ines Omann / Raphael Karutz / Christian Klassert / Yuanzao Zhu / Heinrich Zozmann / Mikhail Smilovic / Samer Talozi / Anjuli Jain Figueroa / Hannes Grohs / Jasmin Heilemann / Steven M. Gorelick

September 2022

Large cities worldwide are increasingly suffering from a nexus of food, water, and energy su ...

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Research Report 14

Umsetzung der EU-Konfliktmineraleverordnung in Österreich

Standortbestimmung nach dem ersten Jahr in voller Geltung

Karin Küblböck / Alexander Eigner

Wien, September 2022

Seit dem 1. Januar 2021 müssen Unternehmen, die bestimmte mineralische Rohstoffe in die Euro ...

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Engagement bewEISEN. Menschenrechts- und Umweltschutz in Eisenerz-Lieferketten

Fallstudie (Hrsg.: Dreikönigsaktion – Hilfswerk der Katholischen Jungschar)

Nataly Aparecida Campolina / Juliana Cesario Alvim Gomes / Michael Eigner / Pablo Martins Fontes da Silva / Karin Küblböck / Karin Lukas / Marina Mello Dias / Thabata Pena Pereira / Ingrid Pintaritsch / Letícia Soares Peixoto Aleixo / Bernhard Tröster / Herbert Wasserbauer

Wien, July 2022

Eisen ist das Metall der Menschheitsgeschichte. In der industriellen Produktion wird 20-mal  ...

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Briefing Paper 33

Hard facts and envIRONmental impacts

An overview of the global iron and steel sector

Karin Küblböck / Bernhard Tröster / Michael Eigner

Wien, June 2022

Iron and steel are key materials for industrial production – the extraction of iron ore has  ...

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Capturing Stakeholders’ Challenges of the Food – Water – Energy Nexus – A Participatory Approach for Pune and the Bhima Basin, India

Raphael Karutz / Ines Omann / Steven M. Gorelick / Christian J. A. Klassert / Heinrich Zozmann / Yuanzao Zhu / Sigrun Kabisch / Annegret Kindler / Anjuli Jain Figueroa / Ankun Wang / Karin Küblböck / Hannes Grohs / Peter Burek / Mikhail Smilovic / Bernd Klauer

April 2022

Systems models of the Food–Water–Energy (FWE) nexus face a conceptual difficulty: the system ...

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