Latest news in the area of environment protection, eco-inovations and "green" lifestyle.

New MEGA Research seeks Your Contribution!

MEGA

November 7, 2018

Projects

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We at MEGA love to combine our passion for nature conservation and sustainable development with modern developments in information technology (IT). We believe that these two aspects are not controversial, but instead complementary, as technological advances can help us to protect the natural environment, while the latter can inspire us to develop new useful technologies. […]

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It’s tree plantin’ time!

MEGA

October 31, 2018

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Once again, beautiful autumn came to Moldova. Trees went into “creativity mood” and painted their leaves in red and yellow. Now, they are creating magnificent “colour-falls”, thus spreading the leaves all over the ground. This cover of leaves is the perfect nutrition for new trees to grow out of soil, which is now rich with […]

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ClimateLaunchpad Moldova: Let’s Talk Climate Business!

Question: What does a Moldovan need to do in order to win a trip to Edinburgh, €10,000 cash prize, and a place in an accelerator programme? Answer: He/she needs to develop a climate-change-oriented business idea, apply to ClimateLaunchpad Moldova, and be part of the “winning trio” to go to ClimateLaunchpad International Final!     In […]

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MEGA: A Review of 2017

MEGA

January 26, 2018

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The winter holidays are over, and we, the MEGA Team, are now back into action. However, besides celebrating Christmas and New Year (and the so-called “Old New Year” as well), we used the holiday period to reflect upon the year 2017, what we achieved as an organization and team back then, what lessons we learnt […]

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Methodological Guidebook on Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services

MEGA

October 19, 2017

Projects

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In the previous posts on the MEGA Blog we described the main results of the Codru Quest, the project on the economic valuation of ecosystem services and biodiversity conservation in the protected area of the Codru Nature Reserve and the Codru forest in Moldova. In the post “The Codru Quest at the Finish Line” you […]

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MEGA at Sustain Your Way

MEGA

October 13, 2017

Events

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This summer, in July, MEGA was involved in an international project “Sustain Your Way” that took place in Georgia. Two members of the MEGA Team, Elena and Taisia, joined other young people from Estonia, Poland, Ucraine, Georgia and Moldova to learn how to live an environmentally friendly life.             The […]

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MEGA is Recruiting Project Coordinator

MEGA

August 10, 2017

Recruitment

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Are you passionate about nature and its conservation? Are you interested in combining environment protection with science and modern technologies? Are you ready to lead an innovative environmental project to its success and positive impact? If your answer to all these questions is “YES!”, then read further…     MEGA (Moldovan Environmental Governance Academy), the […]

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Take Part in the First Research on Forest Ecosystem Services in Moldova

MEGA

June 16, 2017

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Last year during the realization of our project, MEGA Impact Championship, we had launched a scientific research initiative that we had called the Codru Quest. This is the first research on economic valuation of ecosystem services and biodiversity in the Codru Nature Reserve and the Codru forest in Moldova. In Phase I of the Codru […]

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WED 2017 and Launch of the MEGA Impact Championship Website

MEGA

June 5, 2017

Events

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On the 5th of June the entire world celebrates the World Environment Day. In 2017 it has the theme of connecting #WithNature. So, this Sunday, on the 4th of June, together with many other environmental organizations in Moldova we offered people to connect with nature through the EcoQuest in a city park with interesting eco-poetic […]

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FACE ROBOTS at RoboPark and Chisinau Mini Maker Faire

MEGA

May 26, 2017

Events

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Last week we were very excited to travel to Riscani, a small city in the northern part of Moldova, and support the establishment of RoboPark – The School of Intelligent Technologies there. RoboPark is an initiative of the organizations LocalInvest and Tara Verde in Riscani aimed to educate and prepare the new generation of engineers, […]

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