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The UN Climate Conference postponed while the Petersberg Climate Dialogue will take place virtually  
Date: 03-04-20
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Secretariat has postponed this year’s World Climate Conference until 2021, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The climate conference…  
Advancing from Mitigation Ambition to Action (A2A) - Phase II  
Date: 01-04-20
Advancing from Mitigation Ambition to Action (A2A) - Phase II Following the Paris Agreement, the challenge for many countries will be to translate their mitigation ambition into effective domestic…  
Sharing success stories to create the desire for change  
Date: 31-03-20
The IKI project "Integration of Renewable Energies into the Indian Electricity System (I-RE)" supports the Indian Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) in developing the electricity market in…  
Chile Energy Transition  
Date: 30-03-20
Chile Energy Transition Chile wants to become climate neutral by 2050 at the latest. Since 2008, the BMU has been successfully supporting Chile in achieving this goal with IKI projects. With a…  
Mali: Solar power comes to off-grid Africa  
Date: 27-03-20
Mali: Solar power comes to off-grid Africa Solar power container brings economic opportunities and reasons to stay to a remote Malian village. It's a big day in Sirakoro as trucks arrive, finally…  
Vietnam: Mangroves & Markets  
Date: 27-03-20
Vietnam: Mangroves & Markets The future of the mangroves is closely linked to sustainable shrimp farming. See here how this project integrated restoration of mangrove ecosystems and economic…  
Biomass: Viet Nam sets clear signal for renewable energy development  
Date: 26-03-20
As an agricultural country, Viet Nam has a great potential for biomass, including woody residues, rice husks, coffee husks, rice straw and bagasse from the sugar cane production. However, only 350…  
The Global Flood Protection Benefits of Mangroves  
Date: 24-03-20
In this paper, the authors present the current flood risks on 700,000 km of subtropical coastlines and the benefits that mangrove forests provide for 15 million people worldwide in flood protection.…  
Transjakarta bus rapid transit (BRT) reaches its 1 million-passenger mark!  
Date: 24-03-20
About 15 years ago, before any public transit system existed, Jakartans traveled mostly with unregulated microbuses, known as angkots. Inefficient routes, delays, crashes, sexual harassment, and…  
Living Landscapes - Securing ecological connectivity of high conservation value areas in Bhutan  
Date: 24-03-20
Living Landscapes - Securing ecological connectivity of high conservation value areas in Bhutan The project aims to secure High Conservation Values (HCV) such as biodiversity and ecosystem services…