Landscape resilience knowledge alliance for agriculture and forestry in the Mediterranean basinDecember 2022 - November 2025
ResAlliance (complete name “Landscape resilience knowledge alliance for agriculture and forestry in the Mediterranean basin”) is a thematic network project funded by the Horizon Europe Programme of the European Union. The aim is to provide foresters and farmers with the knowledge and tools necessary to implement innovative landscape resilience solutions.
Fostering Agro-ecological transition in North Africa through multi-actors design, evaluation and networkingDecember 2022 - November 2026
The EU-funded NATAE project will set up a Mediterranean agroecological network for knowledge exchange and advocacy at regional level. The project will support a multi-actor approach to co-creation and co-learning. It will facilitate the transfer of generated knowledge to education and policies, bringing together 23 partners (academic institutes and NGOs) from Europe and North Africa regions, the project will develop a guidebook and unique assessment systems to study the resilience of farming systems.
NATURALLY BUILDING Capacity in Rural DevelopmentMarch 2023 - February 2024
The Dept of Sustainable Agriculture coordinates the Erasmus+ project NBCaRD – NATURALLY BUILDING Capacity in Rural Development, with partners the Greek social cooperative COB, experts in Natural Building (NB); and the Serbian NGO Blatology, civil engineers and architects. The project will use training in NB skills to drive sustainable rural development – in Greece by training NB proponents to meet the increasing demand for bioclimatic buildings, and in Serbia to provide the skills to maintain and improve ancient earthen homes in the Pcinja region. In June 2023 the first training will take place in Larissa.
Dynamic information management approach for the implementation of climate resilient adaptation packages in European regionsOctober 2021 - September 2025
IMPETUS will develop and validate a coherent cross-sectoral climate change adaptation framework to accelerate the transition towards a climate-neutral and sustainable economy, empowering citizens and societal actors in the codesign of adaptation packages and related implementation pathways.
A Holistic Fire Management Ecosystem for Prevention, Detection and Restoration of Environmental DisastersDecember 2021 - May 2025
The TREEADS project will adopt a holistic forest fire management approach based on the deployment of a comprehensive forest fire management system covering all interconnected stages of prevention & preparedness, detection & response as well as restoration & adaptation