Category: Business

Enhancing the potential of FASTER’s Capacity Building Initiatives: lessons learnt and future prospects

FASTER aims at educating on adaptation to climate change in the management of natural resources. Over the three years of the project, global work towards this objective has been done under the Capacity Building Pillar.  The complete educational program consisted of the following pivotal activities: Training Activities, and  Mobility program. The main goal obtained was increasing the…
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FASTER Guidelines on Future Research

FASTER addresses the specific challenges of climate adaptation, aiming at improving the overall scientific and innovation capacity of INRGREF. Over the three years of the project, this was mainly achieved by developing and providing the necessary monitoring, network, guidelines, support and tools to maintain the expected results in excellent research. In order to conduct such…
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The pinnacle of a 3-year journey towards climate neutrality: A review of the FASTER Final Conference

📅 20 October 2021📍 Hybrid Event Last Thursday, October 20th, the FASTER project celebrated its long-awaited Final Conference. This event represented a perfect conclusion to three years of intense work and an opportunity for the FASTER Consortium to share the Project findings and main outputs. The conference “From Twinning to Excellence Hub for Tunisian Farm…
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Celebrating a new EU Climate Pact Ambassador among the FASTER project partners

After the appointment, last Msy, of our partner Leonardo Piccinetti, we are excited to announce that Mr Ramon Vila, FASTER Communication and Dissemination work package leader and founder of Vision Communication, has also been appointed as an Ambassador by the European Climate Pact Secretariat. Since its creation in December 2020, the EU Climate Pact has…
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From Twinning to Excellence Hub for Tunisian Farm Advisory System: FASTER final conference

📅20 October 2021📍 Hybrid Event After three exciting years of hard work and dedication, FASTER is coming to an end with a closing conference “From Twinning to Excellence Hub for Tunisian Farm Advisory System” on October 20th, 2021  (click here to see the agenda). All along these years, the project aimed at supporting INRGREF in…
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BIOEAST Foresight Conference: Sharing strategies to achieve climate neutrality

📅27 September 2021📍 Online Meeting During its 3 years of project, FASTER has been working hand in hand with its partners to crowdsource efforts and shape sustainable practices in the agricultural sector. As a member of the European Bioeconomy Network, FASTER is committed to stimulate the awareness of bioeconomy in the area through mutual learning.…
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Empowering Mediterranean Women Through Research Excellence

Today’s society is facing increasingly complex global challenges, such as climate change and the search for alternative and sustainable energy sources. In this context, not only technology and science have become key tools to address many of these problems, but also gender equality and cultural inclusivity to share the best solutions and experiences among people.…
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FASTER’s step forward to prevent climate change: Appointment as EU Climate Pact Ambassador

We are excited to announce that Mr Leonardo Piccinetti, member of FASTER and Managing Director of  Europe for Business, has been appointed as an Ambassador by the European Climate Pact Secretariat. The EU Climate Pact was launched in December 2020. Since then, it had provided a space for working together to tackle climate change and…
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Specialized Training Program: a Milestone in FASTER Roadmap to Capacity Building

The FASTER project focuses all of its efforts on promoting adaptation to climate change in land and water management. It is doing so by supporting research on these topics and building capacity within the necessary stakeholders to achieve a sustainable solution. One of the main tools to reach this objective is through Specialized Training, where…
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Sharing knowledge on wastewater reuse: Europe for Business partners with Water Europe

This week our partner Europe for Business attended the online event organised by Water Europe. The meeting aimed to discuss the status of the white paper on water reuse regulation, some relevant initiatives proposed by the members, the upcoming opportunities for Horizon Europe and the next steps forward. The key speakers addressed the importance of…
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