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StovePlus goes live on the web!

StovePlus goes live!A fresh new website, a Twitter account, a LinkedIn page: get connected and discover everything there is to know about StovePlus!

 

 

 

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An Energy Globe and an Ashden Award for two of GERES’ projects!

GERES receives the Ashden and Energy Globe awards!Just two days after GERES received the Energy Globe Award at the Austrian Embassy in Paris for its project to distribute improved stoves in Morocco (on 20 May this year), the Cambodian social enterprise SGFE (Sustainable Green Fuel Enterprise), an organisation supported by GERES, was awarded the prestigious Ashden Award in London.

 

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100 places up for grabs at the Salon des Solidarités

Salon des Solidarités 2014GERES is offering 100 of you the chance to visit the Salon des Solidarités for free! Come and pay us a visit!

 

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Carbon finance: a study on the sharing of benefits

Finance carbone : une étude sur le partage des bénéficesFor the past year, a study has been conducted by the P3 value agency on development projects that access carbon funds. This study has been cofinanced by GERES, AVSF, ID, and F3E and coordinated by GERES. The main results of this study were presented last January.

 

 

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Morocco: opening of a first Energy Information Center in Chefchaouen

Inauguration of an Energy Information Center in ChefchaouenAs part of the National Sustainable week, the first Energy Information Center (EIC) in Morocco was inaugurated in the city of Chefchaouen on the 22nd of April.

 

 

 

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First issue of the Climate and Development Committee news bulletin

note-ccd-1-enThe very first issue of the news bulletin of the Climate and Development Committee (CCD) of Coordination SUD has just been released. These "Notes" will be published quarterly and will be a glimpse of the latest CCD news.

 

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GERES switches to a new electricity supplier that is 100% green!

enercoop-pacaGERES was already a shareholder of the Enercoop PACA cooperative but our association is now one if its new clients! We have decided to switch to an electricity supplier that is 100% green and local.

 

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IPCC climate report: NGOs call for action in a new op-ed

SénégalRising sea levels, drought, floods… the IPCC has confirmed the fact that climate change is deepening inequality and hindering the development of countries already suffering from chronic poverty.

 

 

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Managing waste: Aix-Marseille University to organize a debate

dechets-eve-avril-2014On Friday April 18th, 2014, students from the Master’s 2 course on the Social and Solidarity Economy will provide an opportunity to exchange, discuss and debate the future challenges of waste management.

 

 

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Three guides to understand food processing in Benin

Huile d'arachide | © Sophie NégrierGERES Benin is publishing three guides aimed at artisans and entrepreneurs involved in the SETUP project. These user guides are an attractive capitalization document that highlights the activities and techniques involved in providing a food-processing service in rural Africa.

 

 

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