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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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Mayotte implements first WP5 short-term mobility of FORWARD project!

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We are glad to announce that our partner Conseil Départemental de Mayotte (CDM) has organised and implemented the first short mobility of the FORWARD project. The mobility forms part of the WP5 networking activities. CDM has managed to send one of their regional researchers to visit the Institute of Parasitology and Tropical Veterinary Medicine of […]

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AFRICAGUA2021 – Canary Islands

Marine sciences & technologiesClimate change and Energy transition

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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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Event: The Virutal Islands Summit 2021 and the Forward Project

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On September 6th-12th, the Virtual Island Summit 2021 took place. This event aimed to: drive sustainable changes across islands and rural areas worldwide. create a global support network for all island regions, share ideas, best practices and solutions. This virtual event allowed us to reach a broader audience, giving the FORWARD project a higher international […]

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The key to success : Networking

Our Canarian partners ACIISI and ULPGC organized a scientific conference on June 17th, co-funded by FORWARD. The event was organized in conjunction with another project (REBECA) and the topic was algae and blue bio-economy. This scientific event included high-level speakers from the EU Commission, and also our partner NEXA, who joined the workshop as a […]

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News from FORWARD Thematic Working Groups

Agriculture, applied life sciences, biotechnology, and biosystems engineeringBiodiversity conservation & restorationEarth, space & universe sciencesClimate change and Energy transitionHealth, applied Medical Technologies, Diagnostics and TherapiesMarine sciences & technologiesInformation & communications technologySocial sciences and social innovation

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Today, on 10th September 2021, the Thematic Working Group (TWG) sub-coordinators, deputies, and facilitators have held their periodic follow-up meeting. During the event, members have made the point on the status of TWG action plans after the summer period. They have also discussed upcoming tasks, achievements, and needs. The groups will be very busy in […]

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Desalination for Environment Conference

Marine sciences & technologies

Canary Islands

Organised by the DESAL+ project, the Desalination for the Environment Conference will take place on 20-23 June 2022 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. The conference will be devoted to advances towards providing fresh water for all, at affordable cost and at economical energy requirements. The most recent developments in desalination technologies will be […]

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FORWARD featured on EURADA news

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FORWARD has been featured on the news of the EURADA Network. EURADA has released a detailed publication about our project objectives and activities. You can access it here. Founded in 1992, the European Association of Development Agencies (EURADA) gathers professionals working on economic development across Europe. The association facilitates the cooperation among regional economic development […]

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Social sciences and social innovation

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