Multimedia-Feature Lake Tana

On behalf of the UNESCO Office in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), the environmental media expert Henning Schwarze and the nature filmmaker Robin Jähne produced a multimedia feature about the Lake Tana Biosphere Reserve. Spectacular aerial photography and interviews with local…
Read More

World Science Day 2018

On 12 November 2018, UNESCO Bangkok, in partnership with the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) and NSTDA, organized activities to mark the World Science Day for Peace and Development 2018. The spotlight was placed on plastic waste, one of…
Read More

VW Amarok Adventure Tour 2018

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles recently held its global annual adventure tour in the Sultanate of Oman, with more than 100 international journalists testing the power-full Amarok 4×4 pick-up in Oman’s diverse natural landscapes. During the six weeks event in March…
Read More

Sooty Movie Launch Event

“The Migrant – Sooty Falcons in Oman” is the title of a nature documentary which we have been working on over the past two years and which has been produced by INTEWO in cooperation with our colleague Robin Jähne, an…
Read More

Symposium on halophyte utilization

On invitation of the Institute of Sustainable Halophyte Utilization (ISHU), University of Karachi, I was attending a three days’ international symposium on the utilization of halophytes for the production of biofuels. ISHU’s event was supported by UNESCO, the African…
Read More

Erneute Stellungnahme zur Windkraft

Noch bis zum 23. Juni können Bürgerinnen und Bürger der Gemeinde Schlangen ihre Stellungnahme im aktuellen Verfahren zur 14. Änderung des Flächennutzungsplans im Bauamt (Kirchplatz 6.) abgeben. Da durch die Errichtung von Windkraftanlagen auf Gemeindegebiet massive Beeinträchtigung auf die…
Read More

Quest4Africa & Refugee Camps

Last week I participated in the second Quest4Africa (Q4A) workshop, which again took place in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa. Before I go into details, I want to share some words about the fantastic venue of the workshop. This time it…
Read More