Dialogue forum on 6 May 2015: Do something! On the power and powerlessness of the individual

Dialogue forum on 6 May 2015: Do something! On the power and powerlessness of the individual

In recent years, climate, poverty and refugee risks have come to a head. Can one person make a difference? This was the question that the Vice President of the German Bundestag, Claudia Roth, Sabine Nallinger from the 2° Foundation and the founder of the Global Marshall Plan Initiative, Frithjof Finkbeiner examined at the recent 2015 Dialogue forum. >more

11th International Microinsurance Conference

The 11th International Microinsurance Conference will take place in Morocco from 3 – 5 November 2015. Around 400 participants and experts from around the world will discuss and identify ways of accelerating growth and economic viability in microinsurance. >more

Emergency relief after the earthquake in Nepal

On Saturday, 25 April 2015, a strong earthquake with the magnitude of 7.8 MW hit large areas of Nepal as well as parts of the neighbouring countries India and Chinese Tibet. Thousands of houses were destroyed, innumerable people are still missing and the number of deaths is estimated at over 5000. >more

Inauguration of the fognet project in Morocco

It took ten years from planning to becoming a reality. Now, fognets are providing drinking water for several hundred people in the sparse Antiatlas region. Especially women benefit: in the past, they had to walk for four hours to get drinking water. Time, they now can use better. >more