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28/01

Europe: the first carbon-neutral continent by...

On December 12, the day after the presentation of its Green Deal, the European Union endorsed the goal of climate neutrality by 2050, in accordance with the Paris Agreement. And established its roadmap, made up of legislation and action plans in various sectors... that will have to be funded.

23/01

Water in Europe: how to improve its quality...

The Water Framework Directive (WFD)1 adopted in 2000 aims to achieve “good ecological and chemical status2” for waters in European Union countries by 2027. Scientists are now suggesting that it be changed, putting forward solutions to better ensure that these goals are met.

22/01

India and Sweden: two countries united for...

During an official visit to India in early December 2019, the King of Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf inaugurated with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the fourth dialogue of the India-Sweden summit on innovation policy, particularly in strategic areas such as digital health, artificial intelligence (AI), future mobility, and the circular economy.

21/01

En-ROADS climate simulator: it’s our turn to play!

Clearly and concretely grasping the effects of a given policy on climate change may prove complicated for ordinary mortals. Hence the joint idea from MIT Sloan School of Management and the think tank Climate Interactive*, who have designed a free simulator for the general public: En-ROADS.

16/01

Better protecting the population from oil and...

The United States is preparing a bill to strengthen legislation to combat crude oil and methane leaks all along pipelines. The two congressmen behind this initiative are looking to reduce the environmental impacts and better ensure the health of the neighboring communities.

15/01

Bees: powerful farming helpers

According to an American study, a wide diversity of plant species on a farm increases the number of bee visits as well as their pollination efficiency.

Agenda

24/26 February

ICFES 2020

The sixth International...

05/06 March

LASCCA 2020

Building greater resilience...

13/15 April

ICFAE 2020

The sixth International...

News

28/01

Europe: the first carbon-neutral continent by 2050… At what price?

On December 12, the day after the presentation of its Green Deal, the European Union endorsed the goal of climate neutrality by 2050, in accordance with the Paris Agreement. And established its roadmap, made up of legislation and action plans in various sectors... that will have to be funded.

23/01

Water in Europe: how to improve its quality control

The Water Framework Directive (WFD)1 adopted in 2000 aims to achieve “good ecological and chemical status2” for waters in European Union countries by 2027. Scientists are now suggesting that it be changed, putting forward solutions to better ensure that these goals are met.

22/01

India and Sweden: two countries united for innovation

During an official visit to India in early December 2019, the King of Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf inaugurated with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the fourth dialogue of the India-Sweden summit on innovation policy, particularly in strategic areas such as digital health, artificial intelligence (AI), future mobility, and the circular economy.

21/01

En-ROADS climate simulator: it’s our turn to play!

Clearly and concretely grasping the effects of a given policy on climate change may prove complicated for ordinary mortals. Hence the joint idea from MIT Sloan School of Management and the think tank Climate Interactive*, who have designed a free simulator for the general public: En-ROADS.

16/01

Better protecting the population from oil and gas leaks in the United States

The United States is preparing a bill to strengthen legislation to combat crude oil and methane leaks all along pipelines. The two congressmen behind this initiative are looking to reduce the environmental impacts and better ensure the health of the neighboring communities.

15/01

Bees: powerful farming helpers

According to an American study, a wide diversity of plant species on a farm increases the number of bee visits as well as their pollination efficiency.

Agenda

03/04 February

ICFAO 2020

The International Conference on Freshwater Ecosystems and Aquatic Organisms (...

24/26 February

ICFES 2020

The sixth International Conference on Food and Environmental Sciences (...

05/06 March

LASCCA 2020

Building greater resilience to climate change impacts in Latin America is the stated aim...

13/15 April

ICFAE 2020

The sixth International Conference on Food and Agriculture Engineering (...