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28/03/22 • 31/03/22

Desalination for Environment Conference

Marine sciences & technologies

Canary Islands

Organised by the DESAL+ project, the Desalination for the Environment Conference will take place on 28-31 march 2022 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. The FORWARD coordinator ACIISI and the partner ITC are among the organizers of the meeting. The conference will be devoted to advances towards providing fresh water for all, at affordable […]

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November newsletter release: Thematic Working Groups

Each month a newsletter on FORWARD Thematic Working Groups (TWGs) is released by our WP3 partners – Synergile and ITC. You can consult the latest publication from November 2021 here: November Newsletter of the Thematic Working Groups. In this issue, you will find information about: TWGs’ follow-up meeting TWG’s members Satisfaction Survey – results B2B meetings with TWG’s […]

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30/11/21 • 01/12/21

AFRICAGUA2021 – Canary Islands

Marine sciences & technologiesClimate change and Energy transition

Canary Islands

AFRICAGUA is the 7th international forum on water, renewable energies and sustainability to be held on 30th November and 1st December 2021, in hybrid format, from Fuerteventura (Canary Islands – Spain). The programme is available at Programme – Africagua Canarias 2021. The participants at AFRICAGUA will have the opportunity to have personalized meetings’ agenda during […]

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30/11/21

SYNERGÎLE Webinar on Research and Innovation in ORs: International collaboration and FORWARD solutions

Guadeloupe

Synergîle, Guadeloupe’s innovation hub, organises a webinar on the future of Research and Innovation entitled “Research and Innovation in the ORs: international collaborations and FORWARD solutions” (La Recherche et l’Innovation dans les RUP: collaborations internationales et solutions FORWARD). The webinar is scheduled for Tuesday, November 30th, 2021 between 15h00 and 17h30 Brussels time on Zoom […]

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29/11/21

Last joint meeting of the year for our TWG subcoordinators

Today, on 29th November 2021, sub-coordinators and facilitators of our WP3 Thematic Working Groups (TWGs) have held their last meeting of the year. The event was intended first of all to discuss the content of the WP4 training for TWG sub-coordinators currently under organisation by Synergile. In addition, WP6 Leader requested to sub-coordinators their contributions […]

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26/11/21

Martinique’s capacity building on Horizon Europe

Martinique

Martinique’s WP4 training sessions will begin on 26th November 2021. The training programme is based on 3 key themes: Presentation of the Horizon Europe and its calls; Applying and monitoring calls for projects; Setting up project networks and consortia. Training courses will be given in French. You can register until 22nd November here.

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23/11/21

Training “How to write a winning proposal” for researchers in Azores

Azores

Our partner University of Azores (UAc) is organising a WP4 capacity building event for their researchers. The training will focus on effective writing for winning EU project proposals and will be given by expert consultants at LGI. The event will take place on 23rd November 2021.

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23/11/21

Presentation of FORWARD to local policy makers

French Guiana

In the framework of WP6, on 23 November 2021, the FORWARD project was presented to over 50 actors of the regional representatives of French Guiana. The president of La Collectivité Territoriale de Guyane congratulated on the work done under the project and also the contribution of the FORWARD local team to increase the visibility/excellence of […]

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EC initiative on Science Policy

An interesting initiative has been launched by the EC, named “Connecting science and policy“. This action is very relevant for our FORWARD WP6 aims and activities, focused on enhanced connections between research and policy-making. In the framework of this Science Policy initiative. the EC has been running a series of workshops in several EU member […]