Category: Research Excellence

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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FASTER’S 6th Steering Committee

📅25 October 2021📍 Online Meeting Last monday, FASTER’s 6th and last Steering Committee took place. This online internal meeting was an opportunity for the Consortium to gather and discuss the main achievements reached during the last few months, but also to look back at the impact of the FASTER project since its creation. One of the…
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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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Flash News: 2021 FASTER Summer School Key Learnings

This past May, FASTER hosted a two-week Summer School program that allowed participants to engage in an open debate with researchers, FAS agents, and other key stakeholders. Each afternoon allowed for the presentation of a topic-specific set of factsheets co-created by the Living Lab working groups produced to transmit critical findings and advice on opportunities…
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À la recherche d’emplois ou d’opportunités de réseautage dans le SCA et le changement climatique?Rejoindre le FASTER «Excellence Hub»

Dans le cadre de l’engagement de FASTER à renforcer la capacité de recherche et de transfert de connaissances de l’INRGREF et des institutions tunisiennes associées et d’améliorer la durabilité du projet, un pôle d’excellence, appelé FASTER Excellence Hub sera lancé en septembre pour soutenir SCA et les jeunes professionnels. Cet outil gratuit est créé pour…
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Seeking Jobs or Networking Opportunities on FAS and Climate Change? Meet the FASTER Excellence Hub

As part of FASTER’s commitment to reinforce the research and knowledge transfer capacity of INRGREF and associated Tunisian institutions and enhance the project’s sustainability, an Excellence Hub will be launched in September to support FAS, young professionals. This free tool is being created to foster interesting partnerships and new collaborations in different fields with various…
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