Articles and Interviews

Green Talents Award: chemistry for a “greener future”

What if you could turn waste into something that benefits the environment? Something that reduces fossil fuel consumption, helps generate clean energy, and can even – if all goes to plan – be used to bind large quantities of the greenhouse gas CO2? This was the big question Jesús Esteban Serrano set out to answer.

Experiencing exchange

Typhoons, chatbots or the challenges of learning German? Any- one willing to expand their own horizons will have plenty to talk about – like these four young people from Germany and Asia.

Digital network: Dhoch3

The DAAD is providing fresh impetus for the academic training of German-language teachers with its new Dhoch3 programme. It offers an innovative digital platform of the highest academic standard that is available free-of-charge to higher education institutions worldwide.

The German Chancellor Fellowship

A bicycle tour across Europe

João Paulo Amaral loves his home city of São Paulo. And he loves his bicycle. But how do city life and cycling fit together? Thanks to a German Chancellor Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, the environmental activist and cycling campaigner had the chance to find out what makes Europe so cycle-friendly.