Free workshops will be organized by the associations from the network Compostage–au-jardin from the Bouches du Rhône department in France coordinated by GERES.
Le réseau Compostage au jardin, animé par le GERES, organise des ateliers ludiques et gratuits d'initiation au compostage dans les Bouches du Rhône. 8 jardins associatifs accueillent petits et grands, pour cultiver son jardin en apprenant à faire son compost.
Aubagne and Singapore, 5th April 2011. GERES and Nexus are proud to announce that Nexus is now turning from a special project into a legally and financially independant organisation.
The European project SHARE opens up to local experts to balance hydropower and alpine rivers conservation
The 13 European partners of the SHARE project are meeting in Marseille (France) from the 11th to the 13th April. On this occasion, SHARE invites the stakeholders of the hydropower in the Alps to join the local technical panels.
Aubagne, 1st april 2011- GERES has been awarded by the French Ministry of Ecology and Sustainable Development (MEDDTL) for its innovative partnerships during the 1st Sponsorship Ceremony for the environnement.
GERES received the PCIA Global Leadership Award for its fight against indoor air pollution through its dissemination and development program for improved cookstoves in Cambodia. The award was presented February 23, 2011, in Lima, Peru.
A Cancun, le GERES réinterroge l’approche suivie par les instances du Mécanisme de Développement Propre (MDP) sur l’intégration des populations les plus pauvres.
Cancun, November 29th - December 10th, 2010 - GERES (Group for Environment, Renewable Energy and Solidarity) will send a team of six experts to COP16 in Cancun, Mexico, to advocate how climate change negotiations should better take into account climate solidarity.
The numbers are staggering : 2.4 billion people around the world cook with animal dung or, if they're lucky, wood, on basic stoves which are often no more than a few rocks clustered together. 1.6 million women and children die every year from using these stoves.