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Reducing the load from catchment to the Baltic sea – Waterchain final seminar

15.02.2018

On the 23rd of May 2018, the final seminar of the Central Baltic region project Waterchain will take place in Tallinn, Estonia. During the seminar, researchers, experts and specialists from Estonia, Finland, Sweden and Latvia will highlight the results of the research of new approaches for redu…

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Building bioeconomy cluster and innovation ecosystem in the Vidzeme region

25.01.2018

To support development of bioeconomy in Latvia, the Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) in cooperation with the Vidzeme Planning region and partners from Finland, Norway, Poland and Estonia has started to build smart and sustainable bioeconomy innovation system in Vidzeme and other rural a…

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EO4GEO - building space / geospatial skills alliance

15.01.2018

On the 16th of January, 26 academic, private and public organisations from 16 countries (including Latvia) will kick-off the EO4GEO project aiming to bridge the skills gap between supply and demand of education and training in the space / geospatial sector.  Most of the project partners…

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Developing innovative tool for improved lake research and monitoring in Latvia

29.09.2017

The Institute for Environmental Solutions in cooperation with Estonian researcher Dr. Tuuli Soomets and Estonian Marine Institute has started the FLUID project aiming to support the national lake monitoring services by developing innovative satellite products for regional user needs. Durin…

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IES signes a memorandum of understanding with Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia

15.09.2017

Institute of Environmental Solutions (IES) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia for common research, exchange of experience and knowledge in the field of ethnobotany. To develop international collaboration and strengthen the competences in eth…

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IES announces preselection of post-doctoral applications

08.09.2017

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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Contemporary audio-visual art exhibition "Tales of the brewery"

11.08.2017

Starting from the 11th of August, we opened the doors of Science, art and gastronomy centre “Brewery” to host the audio-visual exhibition "Tales of the Brewery". The exhibition is a collaboration between artists Ivo Briedis, Pēteris Ķimelis and Andris Indāns. On display…

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We are extending the application for Summer school on lake ecology and management

01.08.2017

  We are extending the application deadline for the Summer school on lake ecology and management which will take place in the Gauja National Park, Latvia, from the 24th of August until the 2nd of September. The submission of the applications will be open until the 9th of August. If you…

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