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Rainforest conservation in Brazil  
Date: 30-04-13
Rainforest conservation in Brazil The Amazonian rainforest, known as the "world's lung," is hurtling towards destruction. Soya farms, infrastructure projects and new settlements are…  
New bogs in Belarus  
Date: 30-04-13
New bogs in Belarus Drained marshlands pose a huge risk to the climate because they release vast amounts of carbon dioxide stored in the ground. The problem is especially serious in Belarus. Now, one…  
Climate protection in Papua New Guinea  
Date: 30-04-13
Climate protection in Papua New Guinea The forest on the Huon Peninsula is Papua New Guinea's first national conservation area. More than 70 percent of the country is covered in tropical rainforest,…  
Energy efficiency in Kyrgyzstan  
Date: 30-04-13
Energy efficiency in Kyrgyzstan Local craftsmen in rural areas of the country are learning how to build energy efficient homes. Awareness and understanding of energy efficiency needs to be improved…  
Eco supermarkets in South Africa  
Date: 30-04-13
Eco supermarkets in South Africa Supermarkets need refrigerators and freezers, and these rely on chemical coolants that damage the ozone layer and environment. But a South African supermarket chain…  
Green industry in Guyana  
Date: 30-04-13
Green industry in Guyana Deforestation is rampant in many countries with rainforests being cleared for industry and agriculture and the mining of natural resources. Guyana is trying a different…  
Protecting Papua New Guinea's natural wealth  
Date: 30-04-13
Protecting Papua New Guinea's natural wealth Almost a third of the world's coral reefs are considered destroyed. Marine pollution, overfishing and climate change are increasingly threatening the…  
Mountain forests in Rwanda  
Date: 30-04-13
Mountain forests in Rwanda Rwanda is one of the most densely populated countries in Africa, and its thick, lush rainforests are home to most of the world's remaining mountain gorillas. But this…  
Climate protection in Croatia  
Date: 30-04-13
Climate protection in Croatia In many developing countries, measures to protect the environment tend to be tied up with heavy initial investment costs. But once they're up and running, environmental…  
Preserving the wetlands of Turkey  
Date: 30-04-13
Preserving the wetlands of Turkey Wetlands provide a habitat for numerous types of flora and fauna, and are also valuable carbon sinks. But in Turkey, drainage of wetlands for land reclamation and…