Category: Innovation

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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FASTER takes part in AfriAlliance’s Webinar

FASTER has recently taken part in AFRIalliance’s project webinar on ‘How to create Sustainable Communities of Practice in Africa on Water and Climate Activities’. AfriAlliance’s main objective is to create a platform in which African and European stakeholders can work together in the areas of water innovation, research, policy, and capacity development in order to…
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FASTER’S 4th Steering Committee

📅23 October 2020📍 Online Meeting Last Friday 23rd of October FASTER’s 4th Steering Committee took place. The different partners talked about the main progress made during the last six months as well as how they will keep the project working during 2021. One of the most relevant topics on the table was how the new…
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FASTER takes part in the European Research and Innovation Days

Bringing stakeholders together to shape future research and innovation policy 📅 22-24 September 2020📍 Online Activity From the 22nd to the 24th of September 2020, the online European Research and Innovation Days took place. This is an annual event organised by the European Commission to bring together policymakers, researchers, entrepreneurs, and the public to debate…
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Farmers planting Euro-MED research future

On 29-30 November 2018, the National Research Institute for Rural Engineering, Water and Forestry (INRGREF) and the Ecological and Forestry Applications Research Centre (CREAF) co-organised the FASTER Kick-off meeting gathering for the first time representatives of its consortium partners. This event allowed the participants to familiarise with the planned work for the next three years…
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