Climate Change (2010)
Print Dossier No. 1 – Climate Change in Germany
Print Dossier No. 1 - Climate Change in Germany

This dossier, created in a week’s collaboration with the International Institute for Journalism in Berlin, explores eco-friendly initiatives and ideas from Berlin to confront the climate challenge.

Eco-Tourism
Eco-Tourism

Zum Thema “Climate Change in Germany” besucht Veronika Kramar einen 700 Jahre alten Bauernhof und stellt in ihrem Blog einen Erfahrungsbericht zum Thema “Grünes Reisen” vor.

Radio Magazine No.1 – Climate Change
Radio Magazine No.1 - Climate Change

From the aftermath of the COP15 Climate Conference in Denmark to the unique delivery system of a Bio-Supermarket near Bonn, listen to how Germany is dealing with climate change.

Trash Today, Air Tomorrow

Ever wondered what happens to all the trash a city produces when the landfill is full? In Bonn, this is a fact. In this Mini-Feature, Mantegaftot Saleshi looks for the final resting place for our garbage.

Bats and Climate Change

Not an issue out of the comic books: Bats are among the most endangered species in the country – and Bonn is the Capital of bats. As Madalena Sampaio finds out, new theories suggest that pesticides and climate change destroy huge populations.

More Than a Sharp Process
More Than a Sharp Process

In Germany, glass recycling belongs to everyday life: more than 80% of what is discarded becomes new bottles. But how far a bottle needs to go to return to the store shelves? Rodrigo Rodembusch followed the entire recycling-chain in Bonn and shows what is behind a simple bottle rejection.

Delicious Sun

Donata Ritter lernt, mit Sonne zu kochen – in der Solarkochschule von Familie Schönberg, die nicht nur Schulklassen für Kurse einlädt, sondern auch kreative Energielösungen für Entwicklungsländer parat hat.

No Meat, No Eggs, No CO2.

Schier unglaubliche Mengen an CO2 werden durch Aufzucht, Schlachtung und Transport eines Tieres abgegeben, bis es als Stück Fleisch auf unseren Tellern liegt. Veganer dagegen ernähren sich beinahe klimaneutral, wie Marija Ignjatovic zeigt.

Energiedorf Ebbinghof
Energiedorf Ebbinghof

Das kleine nordrheinwestfälische Dorf hat sich der umweltfreundlichen Hightech verschrieben, produziert mehr Strom als es verbraucht und räumt landesweite Klimapreise ab. Line Hartwieg war vor Ort.

When the Rhein floods

Alle paar Jahre kommt der Rhein in Köln die Anwohner “besuchen” und richtet erhebliche Hochwasserschäden an den Ufern an. Wie sich die Stadt um dieses altbekannte Problem kümmert, erzählt uns Zemen Al-Bedry in diesem Feature.

From Cell Phones to Books
From Cell Phones to Books

This Mini-Feature is about a campaign called “cell phones to books,” organized by the environmental organization BUND in Bonn. They collect old cell phones, send them to recycle and, with the reward, buy environmental books for the city’s libraries.

Klimaschutz als Marketing-Tool
Klimaschutz als Marketing-Tool

Inwieweit verträgt sich Luxus mit Klimaschutz? Xenia Polska spricht mit Experten und fragt im neueröffneten Hotel Kameha Grand in Bonn nach.

Journeys
Journeys

Take a journey to “Bergisches Land” where among the hills lives Lothar Gothe; a radical conservationist. Also follow the journey of a message in a bottle. Emmy Chirchir follows the process glass takes as it’s recycled in Bonn.

From Trash to Grass
From Trash to Grass

Have you ever wondered what it is like to drive a recycling dump truck? Hien Nguyen rides with the men that keep Bonn clean. In a second feature, she takes a look at the city’s green lungs.

Organic Fanatic
Organic Fanatic

Curious about where your food comes from? Where to get fresh Bio products in Bonn? Quy Nguyen has the info. Visit his investigative Blog to map out the organic markets in Bonn, learn how they operate and how “organic” they really are.

Natalia Karbasowa: Print Project on Climate Change
Natalia Karbasowa: Print Project on Climate Change

Wind energy is a good investment by now – but not everywhere. With interviews and articles, Natalia Karbasowa examines why the Russian market for renewable energy is still in its egg.

Cristine Wandolo: Print Project on Climate Change
Cristine Wandolo: Print Project on Climate Change

The Climate Change poses an obvious risk to human health as well. Christine Wandolo asks experts and sheds light on this topic.

Maryna Grytsai: Print Project on Climate Change
Maryna Grytsai: Print Project on Climate Change

What exactly is the idea behind an environmental youth hostel and who benefits? Maryna Grytsai finds out for her articles.

Amalia Oganjanyan: Print Project on Climate Change
Amalia Oganjanyan: Print Project on Climate Change

Amalia Oganjanyan writes about environmental education that, in Germany, even Kindergarten kids attend.

Cheng Cheng Zhu: Print Project on Climate Change
Cheng Cheng Zhu: Print Project on Climate Change

The articles on this magazine page by Chengcheng Zhu deal with the trend of “green fashion”.

Ana Cristina Wegelin: Print Project on Climate Change
Ana Cristina Wegelin: Print Project on Climate Change

Ana Cristina Wegelin takes a closer look at the strategic partnership between Brazil and Germany on the big issue of energy and Climate Change.

Topic: “Climate Change” in Germany
Topic: "Climate Change" in Germany

IMS students report on how Germany is dealing with climate change and environmental issues.