Former German minister lectures
Dr Klaus Töpfer, former German Federal Minister for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, arrives this Friday for a series of lectures over the weekend and into next week, in Swakopmund and in Windhoek.
Dr Töpfer is a former Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Founding Director of the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS). His series of lectures covers topics on Renewable Energies and Nature Conservation as part of the public lecture programme run by the German Institute for Foreign Relations (ifa).
This Friday he lectures at NIPAM at a conference of the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation, on renewable energy.
On Sunday he lectures in Swakopmund at the Scientific Society on sustainable development and technological innovation.
Wednesday 03 August he lectures at the Franco Namibian Cultural Centre in Windhoek on renewable energy and accelerated development.
He will also address learners at German schools in Swakopmund and Windhoek.