Azadeh Farajpour Javazmi is a scientist, entrepreneur and the founder of “betterSoil – for a better world”. This is an initiative and startup to improve soil quality for climate resilience, climate protection and sustainable food production and is active in different countries
Azadeh completed her bachelor’s degree in agricultural engineering with a focus on animal science in Kerman, Iran. A few years later, she began her master’s degree in Sustainable International Agriculture (MSc.) with a focus on Tropical Agricultural and Agroecosystem Sciences at the Universities of Göttingen and Kassel, Germany.
Immediately after completing her master’s degree, she worked as a research associate at the research institute of Prof. Dr. Dr. Franz Josef Radermacher FAW/n (Research Institute for Applied Knowledge Processing/n), Ulm,There, she primarily worked on the Marshall Plan with Africa and the Development and Climate Alliance of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). She has a broad network of national and international project partners in the field of nature-based solutions.