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Aug
15

ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION COURSE

There has never been a more urgent need to restore damaged ecosystems than now. Join #GenerationRestoration and begin your journey towards creating a blueprint to renew natural resources and biodiversity. Register today for a FREE facilitated Massive Open Online Course on Ecosystem Restoration offered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Convention on Biological Diversity. In this two-part eight-week course you […]

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Jun
23

SPRING Party 2022

This May, the SPRING students celebrated the cultural exchange at the annual SPRING Party. Read more to find out what they did. Our SPRING Party took place this year on 20 May. SPRING students from batches 20/21 and 21/22, their friends and families, SPRING staff, SPRING alumni, and UFABC representatives were part of the party. […]

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Jun
23

Application open for scholarships in integrated urbanism!

EPOS scholarships by DAAD for the 2023 MSc Integrated Urbanism and Sustainable Design programme are open for application now! This interdisciplinary double-degree links perspectives from the South and North by studying the first year at the University of Stuttgart, Germany, and the second year at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. Students learn critical engagement with […]

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Nov
15

“Net-Zero Targets & Green Economy Business Opportunities in Climate Actions”

Date: 6th– 15th December, 2021. Implemented by: Life Learning  Development e.V. (LLD), Duisburg. The workshop offers space for interaction and exchange of experiences between the German and international participants and the speakers. Cultural particularities in issues of climate change, support measures for decarbonization and awareness. The aim of workshop is to enable the participants to: – Understand global […]

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Nov
13

”URBAN SOLUTIONS”COURSE

Nature-based Solutions to Climate Change in Urban Territories. NOVEMBER 24 – DECEMBER 15 (2021) PROGRAM:- The seminar introduces the participants to nature-based solutions for developing projects and strategies in urban areas. Through the analysis of case studies, they will learn to identify challenges and opportunities in different areas around the world, recognize the importance of […]

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Okt
29

Geographic Information Systems: Practical Application for Sustainable Natural Resource Management

Topic: In the current planetary crisis, we are experiencing challenges such as biodiversity loss, deforestation and land degradation. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and remote sensing are powerful allies to monitor and assess progress in addressing these challenges. This webinar will provide new insights into this evolving field through practical examples from the Global South. Speakers will […]

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Okt
19

AGEP‑student Setonji Ogunbiyi nominated for the „Goal of the Month“

Setonji Obunbiyi, a student of the MA program in Development Management (MADM) at Ruhr‑University Bochum (RUB), was nominated for the „Goal of the Month“ on German TV last Saturday (Tor des Monats, Sportschau, ARD). We are very proud of him and encourage everyone to vote for his goal online https://www1.sportschau.de/tdm/tdm until October 23, 2021. Setonji […]

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Sep
07

WEBINAR: Building Community-based Population-Level Wellness and Resilience for the Climate Emergency

The accelerating disasters and toxic stresses generated by the global climate emergency are producing skyrocketing mental health and psychosocial problems worldwide. Millions of people, however, cannot get help. If we remain unprepared, climate change-generated individual and collective traumas will not only threaten everyone’s health, safety, and wellbeing, they will make the changes required to slash […]

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