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Conservation and Sustainable Use of Oceans, Seas and Marine Resources

The Earth's wealth of ecosystems, species and genetic diversity provides the foundation for human life and our wellbeing. This is particularly true of coastal and marine ecosystems, which cover 70% of our Earth's surface.

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Video about the International Climate Initiative

A two and a half minute animated film explains in a short and understandable way in which areas and topics the International Climate Initiative (IKI) is involved.





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The Ping River was part and parcel of the daily lives of Chiang Mai residents; Photo: GIZ


Wastewater Management in Thailand

River health is an indicator for the challenges that a city is facing. Wastewater treatment is not only a key piece of the solution to Thailand’s acute water pollution, but also presents a huge opportunity for greenhouse gas mitigation.

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Shreya Gadepalli and Faela Sufa; Photo: IKI PB


How to become a sustainable transport heaven

Faela Sufa from the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) in Indonesia and Shreya Gadepalli from ITDP’s programme in India talk about how transport systems can be transformed to make them sustainable and efficient.

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International Climate Initiative

Since 2008, the International Climate Initiative (IKI) of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) has been financing climate and biodiversity projects in developing and newly industrialised countries, as well as countries in transition.




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Photos (clockwise): N. Gorißen/BMUB; FAO/ S. Elliott; M. Hüttner; IM Editores

Selection Procedure 2018

The deadline for the 2018 selection procedure expired on 12 October 2017, 24:00 (CET). Project outlines received after the deadline cannot be considered.

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