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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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The USA ambassador to Latvia visits the Institute for Environmental Solutions

29.07.2016

On the 28th of July, the Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) hosted the delegation of the Embassy of the United States in Latvia and the ambassador Nancy Bikoff Pettit. We were pleased to introduce the delegation to IES's achievements and future goals. The ambassador was especially int…

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IES Announces a Call for 8 Post-Doctoral Fellowships

29.07.2016

Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) seeks for 8 recent Ph.D. graduates to work on projects on the remote sensing; on the application of remote sensing for marine, inland waters and terrestrial ecosystems; lake ecology; pharmacognosy; ecosystem services; environmental management; vegetation…

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We are extanding the application for ESA Training Course on Radar and Optical Remote Sensing

07.06.2016

We are extanding the application for European Space Agency (ESA) Training Course on Radar and Optical Remote Sensing which will take place in Cēsis, from 5th-9th September. The submission of the applications will be open until the 21st of June, 12 pm. The course will provide an introduction…

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IES announces the call for 8th ESA Training Course on Radar and Optical Remote Sensing

11.05.2016

The European Space Agency (ESA) in cooperation with the Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) and the Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia (MES) organise the 8th ESA Training Course on Radar and Optical Remote Sensing which will take place in Cēsis, from 5th-9th September. The cours…

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Find out how does climate change in lakes can affect human health

09.05.2016

During the holistic survey of the Burtnieks and Alūksne Lake the researchers from the Institute for Environmental Solutions and the Latvian Institute of Aquatic Ecology have found out what kind of climate change caused toxins proliferate in the lakes and how many consumed fish could bring risks to…

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