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European Biennale JCE starts its two-year journey

30.09.2015

On October 15th, Montrouge will open its doors and mark the begging of the art biennale Jeune Création Européenne (JCE) 2015/2017. It is a group of exhibitions displaying the latest trends in European contemporary artworks, created by 56 emerging artists from France, Denmark, Poland,…

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Scientists acquire field data in the Gulf of Riga

24.08.2015

On August 2015 scientists from the Estonian Marine Institute and the Institute for Environmental Solutions collected ground data in the Gulf of Riga as part of the SENTIBALT project. The objective of the project is to simulate European Space Agency’s (ESA) Sentinel-3 satellite using airborne…

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Engaging Locals to Research Lake Burtnieks

21.08.2015

On Agust 18th a research event dedicated to the fourth largest Latvia's Lake Burtnieks took place. Through interactive science workshops participants got to know Lake Burtniek's food chain and learnt how climate change can bring negative effects on the lake's ecosystem. The resea…

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Locals participate in Alūksne Lake's research workshops

17.08.2015

On the 14th of August, 2015 an event in the city of Alūksne took place and engaged the wider public in Alūksne Lake ecosystem research. Locals, municipality representatives and other stakeholders participated in research workshops where they learnt about the lake’s food chain and the negativ…

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Meeting the Canadian Ambassador

06.08.2015

On August 5th Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) hosted the Canadian Ambassador to Latvia, Alain Hausser. We introduced the ambassador to the institute's achievements, projects and future goals. We were also pleased to show how we use Canadian technology in Latvian environment monitor…

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IES will host the European Young Artists exhibition in Cēsis

31.07.2015

The Institute for Environmental Solutions will host the international contemporary art Biennale Jeune Création Européenne (European young artists) in Cēsis, Latvia during August, 2016. The exhibition will start its journey in Montrouge on October 2015 and will travel through Denmark,…

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IES and WWF host an exhibition about human impact on nature

16.07.2015

The Institute for Environmental Solutions together with Pasaules Dabas Fonds (Formerly WWF-Latvia) is pleased to open an exhibition featuring WWF's best advertising works. The exhibition can be viewed in the Cēsis Castle Barn until the 9th August, 2015. As part of the exposion, IES hopes…

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IES helps Wonderhouse kids broaden their horizons

19.06.2015

On June 17 IES was delighted to host 30 enthusiastic new researchers and cultivate their interest in science through practical excercises. The event was part of a camp organised by the "WonderHouse" society and gathered children aged 7 to 12 years old. IES's researchers and s…

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