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Seminar on Food Security

Martinique

As part of the FORWARD project, on May 3 , 2022, the Collectivité Territoriale de Martinique (CTM) is organizing a symposium on Food Security. Faced with the consequences of climate change and the erosion of biodiversity, a crucial issue is to develop and promote the transition towards sustainable agricultural systems, which at the same time […]

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Presentation of the FORWARD project at the Plenary Assembly – French Guiana

French Guiana

The FORWARD project was presented to the elected representatives of the Plenary Assembly on November 23rd. This action aimed to raise awareness among elected officials on the challenges of research and innovation that will help French Guiana achieve excellence. Indeed, in the Research and Innovation ecosystem, the elected representative is a key actor. The local […]

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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 […]

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RIS3 strategies : Work in Progress

GuadeloupeMadeira

WP6 requires the submission of 4 deliverables, the first one has recently been submitted to the EU Commission. It is entitled “Support for the elaboration of the future RIS3 Strategies” and the OR in charge is Region Guadeloupe. As for D6.2, ARDITI and UMA from Madeira have developed a dedicated survey about EU policy recommendations: […]