Category: Learning

Research Excellence to boost Innovation in the rural areas

Last Friday November 20th, the Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders, MedaWeek Barcelona, celebrated its 14th edition. In this occasion, FASTER presented its first brokerage event titled “Rural Development Boost Through Transfer Of Research Excellence.’‘ The event included a roundtable composed by high-level speakers Giuseppe Provenzano, Research and Innovation Division at Union for the Mediterranean, Ali…
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FASTER researchers collaborate on First Mediterranean Assessment Report

Our Project Coordinator Dr Sihem Jebari (INRGREF) and our partner researcher Dr Enrique Doblas (CREAF) have participated in the drafting of the 1st Mediterranean Assessment Report (MAR1) “Climate and Environmental Change in the Mediterranean Basin – Current Situation and Risks for the Future.” The report was prepared by the independent network of Mediterranean Experts on…
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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

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 reality caused by the pandemic…
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Iberian Congress on Water Management and Planning

Presenting the FASTER Living Lab Last week, the 11th edition of the Iberian Congress on Water Management and Planning virtually brought together researchers, professionals, and social agents from all over the world to contribute to achieving a paradigm shift in water management. The Congress covered four main themes: Water Transition, Nature-based solutions and other innovative…
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