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2011

Annual report 2011

A presentation of Norges Naturvernforbund’s international project activity in 2010. Our activity in 2010 covered environmental, educational, energy and climate projects in 20 countries, most of which in the Commonwealth of Independent States, but also several African countries.

 

2010

 

Annual report 2009

A presentation of Norges Naturvernforbund’s international project activity in 2009. Our activity in 2009 covered environmental, educational, energy and climate projects in 20 countries, most of which in the Commonwealth of Independent States, but also several African countries.

 

TRADE FLOW IN THE ASIAN SEAFOOD BUSINESS 03/10 (in Russian)

This report shows that there still are illegal landings of cod and haddock coming out of the Barents Sea. The theft of fish in the volumes estimated by the Directorate of Fisheries is among the most serious economic crimes in Norway.

 

2009

 

TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SERVICES FOR HOUSEHOLDS AND SMALL BUSINESSES – BARRIERS AND RECOMMENDATIONS 10/09

This report looks at barriers to improved energy efficiency and to increasing use of renewable energy for households and small businesses in developing countries.

 

 

UTSTILLING -

KLIMA FOR ENDRING 2009

Klimaendringene vil ha dramatiske konsekvenser for oss i Norge. Men aller hardest rammes de i fattige land. Denne utstillingen viser hvordan ekstremvær, stigende hav og mangel på ferskvann kan ramme de menneskene som er aller mest sårbare fra før. Å stoppe klimaendringene handler om å sikre disse menneskenes framtid.

 

ANNUAL REPORT 2008

A presentation of Norges Naturvernforbund’s international project activity in 2008. Our activity in 2008 covered environmental, educational, energy and climate projects in 17 countries, most of which in the Commonwealth of Independent States, but also in several African countries.

 

KLIMA FOR ENDRING 2009

Et informasjons- og debatthefte fra Norges Naturvernforbund og Unio om klimaendringene.  Klimaendringene er farlige, urettferdige og allerede i gang. Menneskeskapte utslipp av klimagasser påvirker jordas klima, og gir en global temperaturstigning som er raskere enn naturlig. Dette har dramatiske konsekvenser, og kan true livsgrunnlag og økosystemer over hele verden.

 

TRADE FLOW IN THE ASIAN SEAFOOD BUSINESS 04/09

This report shows that there still are illegal landings of cod and haddock coming out of the Barents Sea. The theft of fish in the volumes estimated by the Directorate of Fisheries is
among the most serious economic crimes in Norway.

 

REAL COST OF NUCLEAR ENERGY 04/09

Funded and requested by Norges Naturvernforbund, this report aims to get a better understanding of Belarus's future challanges  in terms of energy supply, and why nuclear power will not help to solve these.

 

REPORT ON SMALL-SCALE ENERGY CONSERVATION PROJECTS IN TAJIKISTAN 04/09

This information report describes small-scale energy conservation projects implemented in 2006-2008 by the environmental organization "The little Earth" with support from the Friends of the Earth Norway.

 

ENERGY EFFICIENT BUILDING METHODS FOR TAJIKISTAN 03/09

This report, “Energy efficient building methods for Tajikistan” has been made by Gaia Architects on commission by Norges Naturvernforbund (NNV). Architect Rolf Jacobsen has been the main contributor and architect Arild Berg has been involved through corrections and discussions. NNV is involved in energy saving programs in Tajikistan, and wants to examine and address the possibilities of achieving improvements based on the use of traditional and natural building methods.

 

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SOLUTIONS IN EAST AFRICA 02/09

Norges Naturvernforbund wanted to hear from local NGOs in Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania what experience they have with energy development projects and get their advice for future action. This report is the result of that cooperation.

 

CLIMATE CHANGE - PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS 2009

A large number of serious ecological problems of world scale are connected with the production and use of energy. The idea of the SPARE program is to go from a discussion of global problems to practical actions of schoolchildren, to receive an answer to the question: How can we satisfy our need for energy (heating, light, transport) without dangerous and devastating consequences for nature?

 

SPARE LEAFLET 2009

Information about SPARE - International school project on application of resources and energy. The largest international school project on energy, climate and environment.

 

ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT - TEXTBOOK FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAM 2009

This workbook is part of the international educational program for school children SPARE (School Program for Application of Resources and Energy).

 

2008

 

EXHIBITION - ARE YOU AS SMART AS THE POLAR BEAR? 2008

The Polar Bear is the biggest of the worlds Bears. It has the entire Arctic as its habitat and spends much time on the sea ice. Because it usually is icy cold in the Arctic it is equipped with the best insulation in the animal kingdom. With this exhibition we will show you how you can help the Polar Bear to keep the sea ice, by learning from the Polar Bears best characteristic.

 

UTSTILLING - ER DU LIKE SMART SOM ISBJØRNEN? 2008

Isbjørnen er den største av verdens bjørnearter. Den har hele Arktis som leveområde og tilbringer mye av tiden på sjøisen. Fordi det som oftest er isende kaldt i Arktis er den utstyrt med dyrelivets beste isolering. Med denne utstillingen vil vi vise deg hvordan du kan hjelpe isbjørnen med å bevare sjøisen, ved å lære av isbjørnens beste egenskap.

 

SEEN FROM THE SOUTH: A REVIEW OF NORWEGIAN CLIMATE POLICY 12/08

The aim of this report is to help us see the Norwegian climate policy in a global perspective. The rich, industrialised countries historically are responsible for the major share of the green house gas emissions causing climate change, but today’s poor countries will face the most serious impacts. The unjust nature of climate change must be reflected and compensated for in international climate change agreements and in the policies of rich countries. How is this reflected in Norwegian climate policy?

 

TRANSFER OF CLIMATE-FRIENDLY TECHNOLOGIES 06/08

The improvement of living conditions for the poor in developing countries can be combined with combating climate change. The transfer of technology can help to reduce emissions from energy use. This report is focusing on simple, decentralised technologies that cover the basic needs for cooking, lightning and electric appliances. Non-governmental organisations have an important role in the transfer of this type of energy technology.

 

CONCEPT OF A DECOMMISSIONING PLAN FOR OLD RUSSIAN NUCLEAR REACTORS 2008

Naturvernforbundet and our project partners have made guiding principles for what a decommissioning plan for old Russian reactors should contain. This report is a result from the project “From closed room to openness: involvement of civil society in the future of the nuclear reactors in North West Russia”.

 

ANNUAL REPORT 2007

A presentation of Norges Naturvernforbund’s international project activity in 2007. Our activity covered in 2007 projects on environment, education, energy and climate in 16 countries, most of which in Commonwealth of Independent States, but also in several African countries.

 

2007

 

SOLAR ENERGY FOR KYRGYZSTAN PROJECT REPORT 2005-2007

The project ‘Solar energy for Kyrgyzstan!’ on solar energy use in Republic of Kyrgyzstan was implemented by the environmental organisation BIOM from Kyrgyzstan and Norwegian Society for the Conservation of Nature/Friends of the Earth - Norway (Norges Naturvernforbund), with an aim to make this technology of using sunlight for water heating accessible to everyone.

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Preparing for Copenhagen

18.11.2009

Environmental NGOs from Russia, Ukraine and Belarus gathered in St. Petersburg on 12th to 14th of November to prepare for the climate summit in Copenhagen later this year. The NGOs demand increased action from their respective governments.

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The End of the Line for Open Net Cage Salmon Farming?

16.11.2009

A new short documentary produced by Canadian film-maker Damien Gillis lifts the lid on the problems caused by open net cage salmon farms worldwide. “Farmed Salmon Exposed: The Global Reach of the Norwegian Salmon Farming Industry” reveals the pervasive nature of the issues plaguing salmon aquaculture and features testimonials by witnesses discussing the environmental and socio-economic damage caused by poorly managed salmon farms. Norges Naturvernforbund supports this film and agrees with the global petition.

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Discussing climate policy in Belarus

12.11.2009

On the 27th of October ”Green Alliance” organized a round-table discussion in the run up towards the climate summit in Copenhagen. The Belarus government, the EU Commission, environmental NGOs and foreign embassy’s where present to discuss Belarus’ climate policy.

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The Belarusian green movement agrees upon a common environmental policy

03.11.2009

Belarusian environmental organizations have made a common resolution after the Forum of environmental NGOs of Belarus 2009. In this resolution the organizations agrees upon a common environmental policy which is a giant leap for the Belarusian green movement. The forum gathered 122 members from 59 organizations.

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Real cost of nuclear energy in Belarus

03.11.2009

A new report showing real costs of the planned nuclear power plant in Belarus shows that energy efficiency and renewable energy is a far more economic attractive alternative than new nuclear power.

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The Pan African Climate Justice Alliance is seriously concerned after Bangkok

09.10.2009

After participating at the Bangkok Climate Change Talks 2009, the Pan African Climate Justice Alliance, a continental coalition of civil society, is dismayed at attempts by developed countries to undermine the future of the Kyoto Protocol. They are seriously concerned by the fact that there seems to be an emerging consensus among industrialised nations particularly the US to move away from the Kyoto Protocol.

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Alarming situation with the energy efficiency in Russia

07.10.2009

The President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev admitted that the situation with the energy efficiency really is alarming. The energy intensiveness of Russia’s GDP is way above that of developed countries. Energy losses in the country’s heating system come to more than 50 percent.

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Alarming situation with the energy efficiency in Russia

07.10.2009

The President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev admitted that the situation with the energy efficiency really is alarming. The energy intensiveness of Russia’s GDP is way above that of developed countries. Energy losses in the country’s heating system come to more than 50 percent.

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Memorial Day in Muslyumovo

06.10.2009

29th of September 1957 a tank with radioactive waste at the Mayak plant in Russia exploded. On the day 52 years after the accident representatives of the Decomatom-project participated in a memorial in the village of Muslyumovo.

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Nnimmo Bassey - Hero of the Environment 2009

02.10.2009

Time Magazine is in next week's special edition presenting "Heroes of the Environment 2009". Among those that Time believes deserve such an honorable title, is Nnimmo Bassey, Executive Director of ERA (Environmental Rights Action) in Nigeria and Chairman of Friends of the Earth International. Nnimmo Bassey has for twenty years been fighting for the rights of the people in Nigeria in connection with oil production in the country.

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Bold environmental choices from Togolese workers

29.09.2009

They are poor, making a living by cutting wood, and they know it's a suicidal strategy. While the president's plane took off from Lomé in Togo, to the climate summit of the United Nations, the Togolese Trade union for forestry workers and charcoal producers took the first steps to stop their destructive environmental practices.

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