BMBF Praises the Green Hydrogen Symposium: a Success Story of German-Namibian Partnership Highlighted by Mr. Stefan Müller

Mr. Stefan Müller, Head of the department “Provision for the Future – Research for Fundamentals and Sustainable Development” at the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), highlighted key developments and achievements in the green hydrogen partnership between Germany and Namibia. Mr. Müller, made the remarks at the recently concluded Green Hydrogen Symposium (GHS24), held…

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Green Hydrogen Symposium Draws Overwhelming Industry Support

The Green Hydrogen Symposium, hosted by the Southern African Science Service Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL), proved to be a resounding success, attracting over 150 participants from various sectors Namibian Presidency, BMBF, relevant Line Ministries, the German Embassy in Windhoek, the European Union, SASSCAL Member States, research institutions, industry players, students,…

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Dr. Jane Olwoch, Executive Director of SASSCAL in a pre-meeting with Mr Lottie Shinyangwe and Mr. Brice Montfraix, Experts from the GMES & Africa Programme Management team.

GMES & Africa and SASSCAL discuss a Geoportal that could be a Sustainable Solution for Wetlands Monitoring and Assessment in Southern Africa.

  The African Union Commission (AUC) concluded its GMES and Africa Monitoring Mission of the SASSCAL consortium-led project on the Wetland Monitoring and Assessment Service for Transboundary Basins in Southern Africa (WeMAST) Geoportal.  The  SASSCAL consortium is inclusive of its technical partners, the University of Botswana, the University of Western Cape, the University of Zambia,…

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Green Hydrogen Symposium: Transforming Energy Landscape

The Southern African Science Service Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) is pleased to announce the upcoming Green Hydrogen Symposium, themed “Green Hydrogen in Practice: Pilot Projects and Y4H2 Scholarships.” The event is scheduled to take place at the Windhoek Country Club in Windhoek, Namibia, from 26th to 27th March 2024. The Green Hydrogen Symposium…

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Harnessing the power of Earth Observation data for wetlands conservation and human well-being.

  As the world celebrates World Wetlands Day 2024, under the theme “Wetlands and Human Well-being”, the Southern African Science Service Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) joins the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) and the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) for a webinar in alignment with…

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SASSCAL ENGAGES THE MEDIA ON CLIMATE CHANGE

In a bid to increase reporting on climate change and related issues, the Southern African Science Services Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) this week held a stakeholders engagement with close to 15 members of the media. The meeting, both face-to-face in Windhoek and virtual to accommodate members of the media from…

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