Entries by Barbara Loferer

Merging urban mobility and air quality insights to support sustainable transport transition in emerging mega-cities

Transport for Cairo and Hawa Dawa join forces to serve data-poor environments with their cutting edge solutions Hawa Dawa and Transport for Cairo (TfC) have entered a partnership for combining their state-of-the-art solutions. Customers will benefit from advanced offerings built on the deep expertise of TfC in data, tools and research in the field of […]

German Government’s coalition agreement 2021-2025: What can be the impact on environment and climate?

„Wir wollen die Potentiale der Digitalisierung für mehr Nachhaltigkeit nutzen“ – so beginnt der Abschnitt zu „Nachhaltigkeit in der Digitalisierung“ im Koalitionsvertrag von der SPD, Bündnis 90 / Die Grünen und FDP. Die 17 Globalen Nachhaltigkeitsziele der Vereinten Nationen (SGD) sollen Richtschnur der Regierungspolitik sein und Klimaschutz soll zu einer Querschnittaufgabe werden.

Digitisation, Climate Protection and Sustainability: Chances and Challenges for Cities

Martin Montag, Head of Sales Public Sector, discussed the topic “opportunities of digitisation” in the course of the network meeting “Junge Bürgermeiter*innen”. It is an exciting topic, as municipalities face many challenges and opportunities at the interface of climate protection, sustainability, and digitisation. Here are some spotlights on the topic:

27 000 preventable premature deaths in Germany

At the beginning of this week, all major media reported 300 000 premature deaths due to particulate matter pollution in 2019 within the EU (e.g., Spiegel or Süddeutsche Zeitung). This news refers to a communication of the European Environment Agency (EEA), which certifies in principle a positive development of air quality in Europe, but also […]

Hawa Dawa measurements as part of the official Bavarian Project Network on ultrafine particles in Regensburg

Hawa Dawa deploys a measuring system based on the Sentience air measuring devices and analytical data preparation within a Bavarian project network in Regensburg. In the epidemiological subproject of the BayUFP project network, the long-term health consequences of ultrafine particles are investigated in particular based on data from the NAKO health study. The data collected […]

The mouse sniffs clean air: Hawa Dawa at the “Door Opener Day” of the show “Sendung mit der Maus”

As part of the WDR campaign “Hallo Zukunft #mitdermaus” (Hello Future), Hawa Dawa opened the doors to Munich children and their accompanying persons who wanted to find out more about “clean air”. With around 30 children, the event was fully booked, and all mouse fans were able to inform themselves in detail about the questions […]

ISO 9001:2015 audit successfully passed

With a certificate from TÜV Süd, we successfully completed the audit in September to prove the requirements according to ISO 9001:2015. As a young company, we are proud to demonstrate our quality management. Together with the accuracy of the measurement results confirmed by TÜV (more on this here), this is an essential step for us […]