Our Projects in the Unit Sustainable Development & Development Cooperation


Projects in America

 Green Filter in four Latin American Countries

Green Filter in four Latin American Countries

The aim of the project is the immediate improvement of living conditions of the poorer rural population in five regions in Colombia, Paraguay, Mexico and Nicaragua. The green filter as the "natural" way to treat wastewater in constructed wetlands represents a plausible and viable alternative.


Projects in Europe

 Citizens for Energy Transition

Citizens for Energy Transition (C4ET)

The project aims to develop a quality educational approach which will answer the systemic aspect of energy, the final objective being that adult citizens can make a direct link between the global challenges of the energy transition and their day-to-day lives adapting their lifestyles and consumer choices accordingly.


Projects in Africa

 "Inclusive Green Growth" Strategies

"Inclusive Green Growth" Strategies

Enhancing local agricultural activities and protecting the environment for rural communities in the Kilombero District are the two most important aspects of our “Green Growth” in Tanzania themed work with the partner organization AWF (African Wildlife Foundation).


Projects in Asia

 Mangrove Protection in Sri Lanka and India

Mangrove Protection in Sri Lanka and India

As a contribution to climate and coastal protection, intact mangrove ecosystems are of immense importance. They also play a key role in maintaining biological diversity and as a natural resource for the local population.

 Udo Gattenlöhner


Udo Gattenlöhner

Executive Director

GNF Office Radolfzell 

Phone: +49 - (0) 77 32 - 99 95 - 80

E-mail: gattenloehner@globalnature.org