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Networking and sharing of FASTER good practices in an international scenario

Our project coordinator Sihem Jebari (INRGREF), represented the FASTER project at an online Cluster Event titled…
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Flash News: Europe’s strategy for international cooperation in a changing world

The European Commission launched on May 18th a Communication on the Global Approach to Research and…
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FASTER’s Living Lab in practice: Summer School for Farmer Advisory Services agents of change

In the frame of its Living Lab process, FASTER will be organising a Summer School for…
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FASTER joins the European Bioeconomy Network (EuBioNet)

The European Bioeconomy Network (EuBioNet) is a proactive alliance of EU funded projects dealing with Bioeconomy…
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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 …
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Navigating through FASTER E-Learning Platform

FASTER is implementing an E-learning Platform to achieve its mission to reinforce the research excellence 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…
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FASTER’s environmental adaptation: Workshop on FAS Living Lab factsheets

From March 3rd to March 5th, FASTER held a Co-Creation workshop in Tabarka as part of…
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New smarter, faster and systemic EU Strategy on Adaptation to Climate Change

The European Commission adopted on February 24th a new EU Strategy on Adaptation to Climate Change,…
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Bringing the values of Research Excellence to the 15th DWF Water Research Conference

One of the expected impacts of the FASTER project is to improve water research. Related to…
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Join the 2nd FASTER Specialized Training on climate change effects on water and land management in the Mediterranean

📅 22-26 March 2021📍 Online Activity One of the FASTER project's main objectives is to reinforce…
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Participate in the FASTER call for abstracts and have the opportunity to be considered for publication in Springer

📅Deadline for submission: 10 March 2021   FASTER will participate in the 3rd Euro-Mediterranean Conference for Environmental…
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INRGREF researcher honoured prize of excellence in the “6th International Congress of Plant and Animal Biodiversity – CIBVA6- 2020”

📅 25 December 2020 FASTER aims to develop a knowledge transfer framework, to produce excellent scientific…
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Yielding results from learnt skills at FASTER: the MEDLENTISK PROJECT

A case of success through our activities aimed at promoting Research Excellence FASTER aims to reinforce…
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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…
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FASTER researchers attended the second edition of the Researchers’ Night “GREEN NIGHT”

Promoting the interactive and the participatory aspects of the socio-economic layer as well as its essential…
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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.…
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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…
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FAS Living Lab Factsheets co-creation: the virtual workshop

Last week, FASTER Work Package 3 online workshop “Creation of a Living Lab working groups kick-off”…
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FASTER lunches 1st specialized training program

Last week, from the 2nd to the 6th of November, FASTER held an online event, its…
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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…
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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.…
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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…
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Iberian Congress on Water Management and Planning

Presenting the FASTER Living Lab 📅3-9 September 2020📍 Online Activity Last week, the 11th edition of…
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Together, we are stronger against COVID-19

FASTER supports the EU Coronavirus Global Response On May 4, the European Union, together with its…
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Learn and train yourself with the upcoming FASTER E-learning Platform

Get access to 100+ hours of knowledge in one place! As part of its objectives of…
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Training the young minds of Tunisia on the effects of climate change

📅 7 March 2020📍 Borj Touil region , Tunisia As part of World Water Day, the…
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Postponement of the 1st Faster Spring School and Living Lab Workshop

Due to the international scope of COVID-19, the FASTER project decided to postpone its activities initially…
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Faster Living Lab preparatory meeting

Participants discussed the selection of topics of interest for the realization of a set of factsheets…
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(POSTPONED) 1st Faster Spring School for Farmer Advisory Services Agents of Change

FASTER organises its Spring School Program on Farmer Advisory Services. Two Spring Schools will be held…
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Publish in the MDPI open-access journal “Sustainability”

Participate in #ResearchExcellence The MDPI open-access journal is releasing a special issue focused on “Sustainable Applications…
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FASTER shares about its project with GIZ Palestinian Experts

Within the context of a study trip to Tunisia by a delegation of Palestinian experts from…
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Second step of Capacity Building, Steering Committee and Living Lab Workshop: busy week for FASTER

A new eventful week for the FASTER project partners: October 2019 kicked off with the organization…
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Two more visits in 2019 for the FASTER Mobility Programme

FASTER continued the first year of its Mobility Programme with two more staff exchanges at CREAF…
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Grow your research excellence with FASTER Open Call

Five brand new training courses with international lecturers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZRdPQZj8ML4 One of the main goals of the…
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First visits for the FASTER Mobility programme

FASTER launched the first year of its Mobility Programme in April with three different INRGREF students…
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FASTER holds a week of meetings, trainings and informative sessions

The first week of April 2019 has been intense for the project FASTER, with the organization…
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Multidisciplinary trainings and capacity-building

Governments, research centers, industries and communities have a central role in tackling societal challenges such as…
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FASTER Introductory Workshop

As part of the FASTER “Farmers' Adaptation and Sustainability in Tunisia through Excellence in Research” project,…
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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…
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