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IES’s researcher joins the COST programme under Citizen Sciece action

14.11.2016

IES’s researcher Baiba Prūse represents Latvia in the COST programme action “Citizen Science to promote creativity, scientific literacy, and innovation throughout Europe” CA 15212. The aim of the action is to bundle capacities across Europe to investigate and extend the impa…

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IES launches the third European Space Agency project

01.11.2016

In the summer of 2016 the Institute for Environmental Solutions signed a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to start the third project that is supported by ESA. IES's proposal "Assessment of Grassland Quality and Quantity Parameters and Management Activities Using Sentinel-1&am…

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IES announces preselection of post-doctoral applications

19.10.2016

The Institute for Environmental Solutions (hereinafter - IES) has announced preselection of post-doctoral applications within the Activity 1.1.1.2 "Post-doctoral Research Aid" of the Specific Aid Objective 1.1.1 "To increase the research and innovative capacity of scientific in…

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Science is Wonder-ful: European Researchers' Night 2016 in Cēsis

07.10.2016

As a part of the European Researchers' Night 2016 on the 30th of September the Cēsis Brewery complex hosted a splendid celebration of science. It was shaped in demonstrations of technologies, art and music performances, workshops for children, scientific discussions etc. The event was attended…

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IES will host the Discussion on Citizen Science Development in Latvia

21.09.2016

On the 30th of September the Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) will host the Discussion on Citizen Science Development in Latvia. Among the keynote speakers will be Tero Mustonen (Snowchange Cooperative, Finland), Lotta Tomasson (Vetenskap & Allmänhet, Sweden), Veljo Runnel (Uni…

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Join the art competition to save the Baltic Sea

19.09.2016

Institute for Environmental Solutions with the partners of the Waterchain project invite you to join the art competition "Baltic Sea Savers". The aim of the competition is to unleash your artistic talents to share the ideas how we can all together save the Baltic Sea. Until the 13th of N…

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IES host the first European Space Agency's Training Course in Latvia

13.09.2016

From September 5 – 9, 2016 the Institute for Environmental Solutions hosted the first European Space Agency’s (ESA) course in Latvia “ESA Training Course on Radar and Optical Remote Sensing”. The course took place in the northern part of Latvia – Vidzeme Regional Conc…

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Science and Art Centre "Brūzis" opens its doors to JCE Biennale

23.08.2016

On a sunny evening on the 20th of August, the Science and Art Centre "Brūzis" which is owned by IES, opened its doors to the travelling contemporary art exhibition biennale Jeune Creation Europeen. On display are the latest trends in the European contemporary art-scene created by 56 emer…

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