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Green technology for hotels: Cooling with cinnamon wood  
Date: 11-07-17
Green technology for hotels: Cooling with cinnamon wood In Sri Lanka, air conditioners are huge energy consumers. A hotel chain wants to make cooling carbon neutral by 2020 - using cinnamon…  
23 new nature reserves under UNESCO protection  
Date: 12-07-17
The United Nations has decided to add 23 new sites to the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves (WNBR) and approved extensions to another 11. The UN list includes nature reserves on all…  
Working together for national adaptation in Benin and Senegal  
Date: 13-07-17
Benin and Senegal are pushing their National Adaptation Plan (NAP) processes forward. A launch event in Benin in March followed by one in Senegal in April marked the official starting point for…  
Knowledge exchange from island to island  
Date: 20-07-17
A delegation of Philippine government officials came to Germany in June 2017 to study the country’s transition towards a more climate friendly energy supply. Earlier this year the German Environment…  
Strategic cooling to cut global warming  
Date: 24-07-17
In July 2017, the 39th Meeting of the Open-ended Working Group (OEWG) of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol took place in Bangkok. In the run-up to and during the meeting, international…  
Rainwater harvesting for the dry season  
Date: 27-07-17
Rainwater harvesting for the dry season TV report from Grenada about the launch of a rainwater harvesting system for farmers. Local TV report from the launch of a rainwater harvesting system for…  
Interview: A platform to halt deforestation in Colombia  
Date: 27-07-17
A Dialogue and Information Platform has been set up in Colombia to support the implementation of Colombia's Low Deforestation Development Vision for the Amazon (Amazon Vision). Juan Pablo Castro,…  
Case study: Uruguay  
Date: 31-07-17
This case study on Uruguay is one in a series that describes the steps taken to formulate and implement National Adaptation Plans (NAPs). The case studies focus on adaptation in agriculture, which…  
Climate-friendly coffee farming in Costa Rica  
Date: 04-08-17
Climate-friendly coffee farming in Costa Rica Coffee production contributes significantly to Costa Rica’s economy – but also to the country’s CO2 emissions. Small-scale farmers should now use…  
Interview: Moving climate action to a higher level  
Date: 04-08-17
At the sidelines of the Global NDC Conference in May 2017 in Berlin Johanna Arriagada Díaz and Alfonso Galarce from the Climate Change Division in the Ministry of the Environment in Chile talked…