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  • Forest conservation in Siberia  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Forest conservation in Siberia The Bikin River Valley, home to Russia’s last remaining virgin coniferous forests, is under threat. With the help of the local population, efforts are underway to…  
  • Ghana's eco-University  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Ghana's eco-University Valley View University in the Ghanaian capital Accra has committed itself to sustainability. Power is generated from rooftop solar panels, rain water is collected and…  
  • Reforestation in Tanzania  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Reforestation in Tanzania Tanzania's forests need protection. Each year wooded areas in the eastern African nation shrink by 400,000 hectares due to deforestation and wildfires. The country isn't…  
  • Coastal conservation in Vietnam  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Coastal conservation in Vietnam Vietnam's coastal mangrove forests are suffering from climate change. What's more, intensive rice production and enormous shrimp farms are also damaging coast lines.…  
  • Protecting Micronesia's Islands  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Protecting Micronesia's Islands It's the small island-nations in the Pacific Ocean that suffer most from climate change: On the Marshall Islands, on Palau and other Micronesian islands, people are…  
  • A new forest for Georgia  
    Date: 30-04-13
    A new forest for Georgia The Caucasus is home to all kinds of landscapes - glaciers, forests, deserts, steppes. More than 7,000 species live between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea. But the…  
  • Water pumps in Jordan  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Water pumps in Jordan Water supply is one of the biggest development challenges in Jordan. A large share of the water reserves are in the Jordan Valley, located below sea level. The water has to be…  
  • Eco cooling in Swaziland  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Eco cooling in Swaziland Swaziland, a small kingdom in southern Africa, is one of the poorest regions in the world. Most residents depend on farming and cattle grazing for their livelihood. Only a…  
  • Green energy in Chile  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Green energy in Chile Chile has plenty of renewable energy potential. But so far that potential remains untapped. With 13 major rivers, plenty of sun in the north of the country and more than 4,000…  
  • Climate aide in South Africa  
    Date: 30-04-13
    Climate aide in South Africa More than a million people live in the Khayelitsha township near Cape Town, South Africa. Many are bitterly poor and lack access to warm water. They use oil or wood to…