Roster of experts available for interviews with journalists
Building Knowledge for Action to avert the Climate threat in East and Horn of Africa
The Kenyan-based African Insect Science for Food and Health (icipe) launched yesterday on 30th march, 2011 the most avoidable technology system, (ADOPT) Adaptation and Dissemination of the ‘Push-Pull’ Technology to Climate Change and is also a kind of preservation on agriculture approach for smallholder cereal livestock production in drier areas to…Continue
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The Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina, will next week open an international conference at which more than 250 delegates will share the latest knowledge on how vulnerable communities can adapt to the impacts of climate change.
Dr Hasan Mahmud, Bangladesh's Minister of Environment and Forests will be a special guest in the inaugural session of the 5th International Conference on Community Based Adaptation to Climate…
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In one of the regional consultation held in…Continue
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An SEI project works to bring more voices from developing countries into the journals that shape policy and global knowledge on climate change.
The Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) and the UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UN/SDR) are sponsoring “writeshops” for early-career scientists and practitioners in the developing world who want…Continue
Added by Marion Davis on March 22, 2011 at 16:26 — No Comments
Suspension of nuclear projects in Japan and Germany and many European Union countries" .. This was the first statement of the international officials following the impact of four nuclear reactors in Japan by natural disasters, represented in the earthquake measuring 8.8 Richter and (tsunami) ,is the worst in Japan since World War II ,and was exposed as well as the concepts of nuclear safety in an earthquake confidence published by the information, will that be another…Continue
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Are you an African press officer?
If so, check out this capacity-building workshop during the World Conference of Science Journalists in Doha, Qatar in June. There are some travel bursaries available.....
This all-day event aims to improve media coverage relating to African science, particularly in the fields of science and medicine, by providing targeted training and networking for press officers from African research institutes. It will utilise the…Continue
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Voting is open for the Climate Change Communicator of the Year award for activities in 2010.
The nominees include our Climate Change Media Partnership programme (set up by IIED, Internews and Panos). You can read our full nomination text below, and you can vote online here: http://www.climatechangecommunication.org/award.cfm
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A group of Asian journalists -- all former Climate Change Media Partnership fellows -- have come together to produce an analysis of the COP16 conference from the perspective of Asian countries.
The document was produced by Lead Pakistan and the Climate and Development Knowledge Networkand led by Rina Saeed Khan, a journalist from Pakistan, who commissioned contributions from Navin Singh Khadka (Nepal), Ying Yuan (China), Binh Tranh (Vietnam), Abu Rushd Md. Ruhul Amin…Continue
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Since the early 1990s, virtually all developing countries have…Continue
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