Tag: research excellence

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 synergy with the scientific research structures Sana Bouguerra and Ines Nsiri, from INRGREF, have attended the second edition of the Researchers’ Night “GREEN NIGHT” which took place on November 27, 2020, in Tunisia. This is an EU funded and…
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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. 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

📅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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Iberian Congress on Water Management and Planning

Presenting the FASTER Living Lab 📅3-9 September 2020📍 Online Activity 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,…
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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 partners worldwide, launched a campaign to raise €7.5 billion to provide a global response to the coronavirus crisis. With this, it is intended to develop and implement diagnoses, treatments and vaccines that allow us to fight the virus worldwide.…
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