Opening of the special exhibition "Planet Desert - Our Land. Our Home. Our Future"

On 21 June 2017, the Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig - Leibniz Institute for Biodiversity of Animals (ZFMK) in Bonn opened the special exhibition "Planet Desert - Our land. Our home. Our future. "The exhibition - sponsored by the German Association for International Cooperation (GIZ) on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) - presents more than 40 fantastic pictures by photographer Michael Martin.

 Michael Martin, photographer and author, Dr. Pradeep Monga, Deputy Executive Secretary of the UNCCD (United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification), Maria Kappel, Dr. Anneke Trux, Society for International Cooperation GIZ, Prof. dr. Wägele, Director of the Museum Koenig, Dr. Ing. Lorenz Petersen, GIZ in the exhibition (left to right) in the exhibition.  Photo: Barbara Frommann, © GIZ

Michael Martin, photographer and author, Dr. Pradeep Monga, Deputy Executive Secretary of the UNCCD (United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification), Maria Kappel, Dr. Anneke Trux, Society for International Cooperation GIZ, Prof. dr. Wägele, Director of the Museum Koenig, Dr. Ing. Lorenz Petersen, GIZ in the exhibition (left to right) in the exhibition.

Photo: Barbara Frommann, © GIZ

 Birgit Gerhardus, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Dr. Ing. Lorenz Petersen, Society for International Cooperation, Dr. Ing. Anneke Trux, Society for International Cooperation, Dr. Pradeep Monga, deputy executive secretary of the UNCCD (United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification), Michael Martin, photographer and filmmaker (from left to right) at the panel discussion.  Photo: Barbara Frommann, © GIZ

Birgit Gerhardus, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Dr. Ing. Lorenz Petersen, Society for International Cooperation, Dr. Ing. Anneke Trux, Society for International Cooperation, Dr. Pradeep Monga, deputy executive secretary of the UNCCD (United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification), Michael Martin, photographer and filmmaker (from left to right) at the panel discussion.

Photo: Barbara Frommann, © GIZ