13.04.2012

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Convention on Biological Diversity: Impacts of Climate-Related Geoengineering on Biological Diversity

Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical an Technological Advice

Sixteenth meeting, Montreal, 30 April-5 May 2012, Item 7.3 of the provisional agenda

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03.04.2012

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German Research Foundation (DFG): Climate Engineering: Great need for research on scientific issues

The German Research Foundation / Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft stated great research needs in Climate Engineering, especially in the fields of politics, law and ethics. (German language)

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13.02.2012

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Federal Environment Agency Germany: Maritime CE and drinking water (German Language)

German language publication of the Federal Environment Agency Germany on maritime CE and drinking water. (Former political report here.)

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15.01.2012

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Global Cool Cities Alliance: A Practical Guide to Cool Roofs and Cool Pavements

Guide to inform on white roofs for city cooling.

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20.12.2011

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Kiel Earth Instiute: Large-Scale Intentional Intervention s into the Climate System? Assessing the Climate Engineering Debate (full release in English)

German Scoping Survey on CE in now available in English. The Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) has an interdisciplinary team of scientists commissioned, to assamble the current state of knowledge on climate engineering. As a result is given, along with six special studies of the natural sciences, law, economics, politics, social sciences and ethics, an integrative overall report as a joint effort of all authors. The Kiel Earth Institute as an involved institution has coordinated scientists and serves as editor of the findings.

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08.12.2011

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Ndameu, B. A. (2011): Biochar Fund Trials in Cameroon: Hype and Unfulfilled Promises

Report on biochar with a critical focus. "Benoit Ndameu traveled to the area to assess the trials, and to interview participants about their experiences in April 2011. To our knowledge, this is the only independent assessment of any biochar trials."

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07.12.2011

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Federal Environment Agency Germany: Geoengineering - effective climate protection or megalomania?

Report of the Federal Environment Agency Germany (Umweltbundesamt) on CE. Available in English now!

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01.12.2011

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Royal Society: Solar radiation management: the governance of research

"The report, Solar radiation management: the governance of research, summarizes the opinions gathered and issues raised from international conferences and meetings bringing together this wide variety of stakeholders, including input from experts and organizations from 22 countries."

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30.11.2011

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Blackstock, Moore, et al (2011): Engineering the Climate. Research questions and policy implications

Blackstock, Jason J.; Moore, Nigel; Kehler Siebert, Clarisse (2011): Engineering the Climate. Research questions and policy implications. UNESCO; SCOPE; UNEP (Policy Briefs, 14)

Short paper on research and policy needs.

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29.11.2011

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Scoping Survey on CE - Summary and Implication-chapter now available in English

German Scoping Survey on CE in now available in English with its executiv summary, summary and chapter on implications.

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