Altenau: a valley gets its river back

Topic: General

The Altenau is a creek in Germany, close to Paderborn. In consequence of a flood, it was canalised and impounded since the 1970s.

However, decades of dedication finally paid off: the Altenau is now being restored. Recently, another river section was given back to nature.

Open letter: monument relocation in Hasankeyf

Topic: Uncategorized

Once again, European companies participate in the destruction of the world heritage city Hasankeyf by the Ilisu dam. A Dutch and a Greek company are planning to provide the necessary technical know-how for the relocation of a 600 year old [...]