The COBENEFITS Vietnam focal point GreenID in cooperation with the Independent Institute for Environmental Issues (UfU, Berlin) organized three COBENEFITS round tables with Vietnamese stakeholders in Hanoi, Vietnam. More…
10.April 2019, 09:00 – 10:30, Rathenau Hall
Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue (BETD)
German Federal Foreign Office, Berlin
Following the first module of the Co-benefits Online Training, COBENEFITS FUNDAMENTALS, this second module on COBENEFITS POLICIES starts on 06 May 2019.
COBENEFITS Policies consists of three online courses that cover different political frameworks, mechanisms and institutions which support climate protection strategies and measures, especially with regard to the deployment of renewable energies and the social and economic co-benefits related to it. Participants will need 40 hours study time for each of the three courses within the module. After completing the entire module, participants receive a certificate that awards them with qualifications gained therein. The three elective courses are optional and constitute a useful supplement to the training module on COBENEFITS POLICIES. Selected participants will have access to all six courses.
The application deadline for participants is 30 April 2019.
Participation in the online trainings is free of charge and includes access to texts and teaching videos, questions for self-study and a forum where participants have the possibility to discuss with the RENAC Online Team and fellow participants.
For more information, go to Trainings.
The first face-to-face training session within the COBENEFITS project took place in Pretoria/South Africa in mid November 2018 focusing on future emplyoment in the power sector and needed skills for a clean energy future. 16 key stakeholders of relevant ministries in South Africa participated in the training. More…
12 &13th November, 2018
Berliner St 130, 14467 Potsdam, Germany
On 12 and 13th November, 2018, a workshop titled “Human health, global environmental change and transformative action: The case for health co-benefits” was held at IASS Potsdam.
International experts from all over the world discussed the social and economic co-benefits of climate action and solutions for healthy cities and shared country-specific experiences from Vietnam, India, Georgia, South Africa, and Germany. The workshop was on invitation only. More…
Six “Green Champions of Southeast Asia”, awarded by DAAD Vietnam for their projects on recycling and water management, visited us on October 11, 2018. Together with Prof. Dr. Ilan Chabay, Head of Strategic Research Initiatives and –programmes at IASS, we shared thoughts and ideas on conservation and narratives of climate protection. More…