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Sustainable production of palm oil for bioenergy  
Date: 03-11-11
Farmed feedstocks for industrial processes are becoming ever more important as energy sources, for fuel blending and in the consumer goods industry. Vegetable oil is regarded as a climate-friendly,…  
International workshop on insurance solutions for adaptation to climate change  
Date: 11-11-11
At the invitation of the Peruvian environment ministry, an international workshop on ‘Insurance for Adaptation to Climate Change for the Public, Productive and Financial Sectors' took place in Lima…  
New insurance solutions to protect states particularly vulnerable to climate change  
Date: 05-12-11
Germany's Federal Ministry for the Environment has approved funding for a unique project that will develop insurance solutions in Caribbean states particularly vulnerable to climate change. The…  
Dominican Republic assumes leading role in climate protection  
Date: 13-12-11
German Environment Ministry supports climate-friendly development path By taking resolute action while promoting economic growth the Dominican Republic will be able to cut its greenhouse gas…  
First training centre for renewable energies opens in Central America  
Date: 20-12-11
The Center for Research and Development in Renewable Energies at the EARTH University in Costa Rica was inaugurated on 30 November. University representatives were joined in officially opening the…  
Germany supports Morocco's solar plan  
Date: 29-12-11
Finance agreement for first large solar power station in Morocco signed The Federal Government will contribute to financing the first large solar power station in Morocco. A first agreement was…  
Developing transport NAMAs  
Date: 05-01-12
On the occasion of the UNFCCC Climate Change Conference in Durban, the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH signed a…  
Start-up financing for climate investment  
Date: 17-01-12
German Environment Ministry establishes 'Future of the Carbon Market' foundation Start-up financing for climate investment in developing countries As part of its International Climate Initiative,…  
Expanding wind and solar energy use in Chile  
Date: 18-01-12
Thanks to its favourable geographical position, Chile has great potential to tap renewable energy sources. However, with the exception of hydropower, only relatively few options to generate energy…  
Retailers launch Climate Protection Initiative  
Date: 15-02-12
Eight large German retailers and brand owners (HSE24, KiK, Otto Group, QVC, Reno, s.Oliver, Tchibo and Tom Tailor), under the umbrella of the Foreign Trade Association of the German Retail (AVE),…