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  • BMUB promotes initiative for protecting mangroves in the Pacific  
    Date: 09-09-14
    Five Pacific island countries have agreed on regional cooperation to protect mangroves. At a meeting in Apia (Samoa), the environment ministers of the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall…  
  • A pioneer in forest protection  
    Date: 10-09-14
    As it is in many regions of the world, the tropical forest in the Brazilian state of Acre is under threat. Primary forest has been cleared and damaged for decades, chiefly to make room for livestock…  
  • Fewer fires in the Cerrado – for climate protection and biological diversity  
    Date: 12-09-14
    Germany and Brazil are expanding their successful partnership in the areas of biodiversity conservation and climate protection. The German Federal Environment Ministry (BMUB) is promoting…  
  • Exploring remote corners of the Amazon  
    Date: 17-09-14
    Exploring remote corners of the Amazon Parts of the Amazon rainforest in Colombia are still virgin, unexplored territory - a dream for scientists and biologists on the look out for new species.…  
  • The bonobo - protecting forests, creating jobs  
    Date: 17-09-14
    The bonobo - protecting forests, creating jobs The DR Congo is the only country where bonobos are found. One project there is helping protect the habitat of the great apes by offering alternative…  
  • Winners of the 2014 SEED Awards  
    Date: 19-09-14
    The SEED Initiative, which is supported by the BMUB, promotes promising young entrepreneurs The services ranged from furniture made out of recycled materials in Colombia to a marketing platform for…  
  • IKI Talks with international climate protection fellows  
    Date: 23-09-14
    For four years, the International Climate Initiative (IKI) has been supporting the scholarship programme of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation with the aim of enabling young professionals from…  
  • New York Climate Summit launches new initiatives to protect forests  
    Date: 24-09-14
    Many new initiatives to protect tropical forests have been presented at the UN Climate Summit. The "New York Declaration on Forests" presented today aims to stop deforestation by 2030 and…  
  • Peru's conservation challenges  
    Date: 24-09-14
    Peru's conservation challenges One conservation group working to protecting Peru’s lush Manú National Park is placing people at the heart of its work. But, it’s not easy with some indigenous tribes…  
  • Afterthoughts UN Climate Summit  
    Date: 26-09-14
    Federal Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks gave a positive assessment of the United Nations Climate Summit today in New York: "Only a comprehensive partnership including industrialised…