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International Climate Protection Fellowship
Young climate experts from non-European transition and developing countries may apply for an International Climate Protection Fellowship until 1 March 2016.
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Publications by Humboldtians
Greg Woolf: Rome. An Empire's Story.
Oxford (UK): Oxford University Press, 2012