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More solar power for Brazil  
Date: 19-04-11
Brazil is increasingly focusing on the use of solar electricity. In Florianópolis in the southern Brazilian state of Santa Catarina, the largest grid-connected photovoltaic system thus far in the…  
UNESCO biosphere reserve in Ethiopia  
Date: 14-04-11
On 22 March 2011 NABU (the German Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union), together with Ethiopia's President Girma Wolde-Giorgis, government ministers and other high-ranking representatives…  
Development of Ambitious NAMAs  
Date: 07-04-11
From 21 to 24 March 2011 government representatives from several Latin American countries met in Alajuela, Costa Rica, to launch a new initiative aimed at supporting middle-income countries in Latin…  
Energy efficiency in Thai hotels - project concluded successfully  
Date: 04-04-11
Tourism, one of Thailand's key industries, uses vast amounts of energy. In recent years, a project supported by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) succeeded in establishing a pilot region as a…  
RSPB awards medal to HRH The Prince of Wales   
Date: 14-03-11
On 25 February 2011 Britain’s Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) presented HRH The Prince of Wales with the RSPB Medal in recognition of the Prince’s conservation efforts, particularly…  
IKI project at the International Tourism Exchange (ITB)  
Date: 01-03-11
The hot topics of climate change and environmental protection don't cool down when it comes to holidays - the demand for sustainable tourism is growing rapidly. This will be also evident at this…  
Biofuel for the Galapagos Islands  
Date: 08-02-11
The Galapagos Islands are famous for their vast wealth of species. These islands are protected as a National Park and recognised by UNESCO as a Biosphere Reserve, and yet they are having to contend…  
Workshop on innovative insurance solutions  
Date: 02-02-11
Climate change is making its mark on weather worldwide: many regions are having to contend with increasingly frequent extreme weather events such as droughts, floods and tropical storms. As part of…  
Federal Environment Ministry supports wetland conservation  
Date: 02-02-11
World Wetlands Day on 2 February 2 February is annual World Wetlands Day. The ecological importance of wetlands for climate protection is being increasingly recognised. So far, the Federal…  
German-Thai strategic dialogue on energy policy  
Date: 21-01-11
International discussions to promote effective climate change mitigation Thailand ranks 31st in the world in terms of CO2 emissions. Measured against the country's per-capita income, this is a high…