News

31/07

Guaranteeing indigenous peoples’ right to...

The Global Landscape Forum (GLF*) is preparing a framework document that should help indigenous people better protect their territories. These areas represent a vast forest capital that plays an essential role in regulating the earth’s climate. This document will be presented at the next COP 25** in Chile.

30/07

A national coalition is working to improve...

Whereas in 1990 it was the country with the 4th greatest water wealth in the world, by 2017 Colombia had slipped to 24th place. To stem this trend, the Water Coalition of Colombia, born in 2018, is looking to create eight new water funds* in the country over the next three years.

25/07

Organic… bees!

In France, a team of researchers from the CNRS, Inra and La Rochelle* university has demonstrated for the first time that organic farming benefits honeybee colonies, especially during the food shortage period in late spring.

23/07

Wastewater: four quick steps to evaluate the...

Reuse and recycling options for produced water in industry have become more affordable, available and… essential. The favorable factors include a political climate more open to reuse, the need to restrict freshwater use, and the arrival of sophisticated technologies for treating and reusing water.

18/07

In the midst of a water crisis, the Indian city...

Ravaged by unchecked technological, real estate and demographic expansion, Bengaluru has fallen significantly behind in managing its water reserves. The Indian Silicon Valley, whose population has tripled in 30 years, will have exhausted its groundwater by 2020.

17/07

Taking inspiration from nature to restore the...

These nature-based solutions have the twofold advantage of lastingly preserving natural ecosystems and being cheaper to implement than conventional engineering techniques. Other benefits include preserving the beauty of beaches and coasts, which serves to attract high-end tourism and protect local communities from flooding.

Agenda

19/22 August

REE 2019

The 2ndInternational...

07/08 September

SEWE 2019

The International Symposium...

09/12 September

ICEI 2019

The 23rd International...

News

31/07

Guaranteeing indigenous peoples’ right to autonomy contributes to climate solutions

The Global Landscape Forum (GLF*) is preparing a framework document that should help indigenous people better protect their territories. These areas represent a vast forest capital that plays an essential role in regulating the earth’s climate. This document will be presented at the next COP 25** in Chile.

30/07

A national coalition is working to improve water security in Colombia

Whereas in 1990 it was the country with the 4th greatest water wealth in the world, by 2017 Colombia had slipped to 24th place. To stem this trend, the Water Coalition of Colombia, born in 2018, is looking to create eight new water funds* in the country over the next three years.

25/07

Organic… bees!

In France, a team of researchers from the CNRS, Inra and La Rochelle* university has demonstrated for the first time that organic farming benefits honeybee colonies, especially during the food shortage period in late spring.

23/07

Wastewater: four quick steps to evaluate the reuse option

Reuse and recycling options for produced water in industry have become more affordable, available and… essential. The favorable factors include a political climate more open to reuse, the need to restrict freshwater use, and the arrival of sophisticated technologies for treating and reusing water.

17/07

Taking inspiration from nature to restore the coastline

These nature-based solutions have the twofold advantage of lastingly preserving natural ecosystems and being cheaper to implement than conventional engineering techniques. Other benefits include preserving the beauty of beaches and coasts, which serves to attract high-end tourism and protect local communities from flooding.

Agenda

19/22 August

REE 2019

The 2ndInternational Conference on Renewable Energy and Environment (...

09/12 September

ICEI 2019

The 23rd International Conference on Environmental Indicators will be held in...