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Irrigation projects in Ethiopia  
Date: 19-08-16
Irrigation projects in Ethiopia Small farmers south of the Sahara are increasingly seeing their harvests devastated by droughts and flash floods. In Ethiopia, some 80 percent of the population is...  
Wind energy in Vietnam  
Date: 19-08-16
Wind energy in Vietnam Vietnam's booming economy has fueled a growing need for energy - demand is rising by an average 15 percent per year. So far, alternative energies have played a minor role, even...  
Energy efficient construction in Ukraine  
Date: 19-08-16
Energy efficient construction in Ukraine Ukraine is one of Europe's most wasteful nations when it comes to energy. Private homes are responsible for some 30 percent of the country's energy...  
Turning waste into energy in Turkey  
Date: 19-08-16
Turning waste into energy in Turkey Turkey is home to huge landfill sites where waste is piled high and left to rot away slowly over the decades. Organic waste dumps in particular produce high levels...  
Agricultural Insurance in Ghana  
Date: 19-08-16
Agricultural Insurance in Ghana Recent years have seen West Africa plagued by extended dry seasons that spell financial ruin for many small farmers. In Ghana, standard insurance against poor harvests...  
1,000 solar roofs in Brazil  
Date: 19-08-16
1,000 solar roofs in Brazil Solar power is still rarely used in Brazil, despite ideal climate conditions and rising gas and electricity costs. But a new residential complex with solar-thermal water...  
Water security in northern India  
Date: 19-08-16
Water security in northern India Most of the farmers in the Indian state of Sikkim use water from springs, not from rivers, to water their fields. But that is increasingly challenging since it often...  
Eco-friendly transport in China  
Date: 19-08-16
Eco-friendly transport in China China has become one of the world's biggest economic superpowers. The country is booming, and personal wealth and prosperity are on the rise. But that has its...  
Rainforest conservation in Guatemala  
Date: 19-08-16
Rainforest conservation in Guatemala In 25 years, Guatemala's third-largest national park, the Sierra del Lacandón in the north of the country, could lose over half its rainforest to illegal logging,...  
Thailand - Climate Protection Trough Energy Efficiency  
Date: 19-08-16
Thailand - Climate Protection Trough Energy Efficiency The demand for energy in developing countries is skyrocketing, especially in export-dominated economies. But as consumption climbs, so, too, do...  
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