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Course 2017


The fourth cycle of the Klaus Töpfer Fellowship Programme brought together 19 young professionals from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Croatia, Georgia, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Lithuania, Mongolia, Romania, the Russian Federation, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Ukraine and Uzbekistan. The fellows  and their transfer projects are introduced below.

The programme cycle 2017 - 2019 was officially opened at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety in Berlin on 22 September 2017. It has been concluded successfully in March, 2019.

The fellows of 2017-2019, joined by Embassy representatives from the programme region, Elsa Nickel (Head of Department for Conservation and Sustainable Use, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety), Klaus Töpfer, the patron of the programme, Bert Lenten (CMS Secretariat, one of the partner organisations of the programme) and Thorsten Harder, Head of staff unit International Academy for Nature Conservation, Administration, at the Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (photo: BMUB / Sascha Hilgers).

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