GNF - Projects in the Unit Living Lakes & Water
 

Our Projects in the Unit Living Lakes & Water

 

Projects in America

 
 
 Drinking Water for Colombia

Drinking Water for Colombia

Two water treatment plants are being installed in the communities of Bocas del Carare and Isla Renacer. Decentralized solutions are of immense importance for drinking water supply in rural areas.

 

Projects in Europe

 
 
 Microplastics in Lakes

Microplastics in Lakes

Microplastics are a growing environmental problem. Minute plastic particles are found in food chains and also in the human organism. The aim of the project is to prevent microplastics from entering water bodies.

 Blitzlichtstudie Seen und Klimawandel

Flash Light Study Lakes and Climate Change

The "Flash Study" includes currently available research results on the effects of climate change – and resulting changes – on lakes, small water bodies and wetlands in Germany.

 

Projects in Middle East

 
 
 Wastewater Treatment Plant with Solar Power, Jordan Valley

Wastewater Treatment Plant with Solar Power, Jordan Valley

In the Jordan Valley, water, which is vital for people and nature, is in short supply. Sufficiently treated wastewater for the irrigation of agricultural land helps to improve the situation.

 

Projects in Africa

 
 
 Drinking Cups for Drinking Water

Drinking Cups for Drinking Water

By waiving the cup deposit, soccer fans support the project at every Hannover 96 home game. The donations will go toward repairing groundwater pumps in the Ivory Coast.

 Drinking Water Projects in Blantyre, Malawi

Drinking Water Projects in Blantyre, Malawi

Newly installed groundwater pumps supply the students and residents at three schools in the city of Blantyre. The campaign "Drinking Cups for Drinking Water" supports the measures on site.

 
 
 Drinking Water Project in the Community of Gumbi, South Africa

Drinking Water Project in the Community of Gumbi, South Africa

The self-sufficient supply of groundwater will be ensured with water pipes and the installation of pumps in three villages in the South African community, located north of the Somkhanda Game Reserve.

 

Projekte in Asien

 
 Aufbau einer Hygiene-Infrastruktur, Indien

Setting up a Hygiene Infrastructure in India

The GNF contributes to the improvement of the hygienic conditions and the safety of women and girls through the construction of toilets and sanitary infrastructure.

 

Living Lakes Network

 
 Living Lakes Webinars

Living Lakes Webinars

In regular intervals, the Living Lakes members exchange via webinars on specific topics. Even more people, interested in the issues, can sign up for this and participate. The webinars will be held in English.

 Living Lakes Network

Living Lakes Network

The main purpose of this international initiative is the conservation and protection of the earth's drinking water reservoirs. The network strives for effective protection of water in the most important lake areas around the world.

 
 
 Thomas Schaefer

Contact

Dr. Thomas Schaefer

Head of Living Lakes & Water

GNF Office Radolfzell 

Phone: +49 7732 9995 89

E-mail: schaefer@globalnature.org