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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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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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Two days left to FORWARD second project conference!

Biodiversity conservation & restoration

French Guiana

We are pleased to provide our readers with latest information regarding the Second FORWARD Scientific Conference Labex-Ceba. The event will take place on: Thursday, October 21 from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm Cayenne time (2:00 pm to 5:30 pm, Brussels time), and Friday, October 22 from 8:30 am to 12:40 pm Cayenne time (1:30 pm […]

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Horizon Europe Training in Madeira

Madeira

Within the FORWARD project, the Regional Agency for the Development of Research, Technology and Innovation and the University of Madeira organise a face-to-face training programme on Horizon Europe (HE) in Madeira. The training programme is composed of multiple capcity building sessions, taking place from 25th until 28th May. 25th: Training for first-time participants in EU-funded […]

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FORWARD lands on Zenodo open-access repository

AzoresCanary IslandsFrench GuianaGuadeloupeLa ReunionMadeiraMartiniqueMayotteSaint-Martin

Our FORWARD project has created its own profile on Zenodo – the official EU open-access repository for Horizon 2020 funded projects. You can check our community here. There, we have published, and will continue to publish, all FORWARD public data. You also will find our approved deliverables, including the 9 Outermost Regions’ diagnoses and the Capacity […]

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WORKPACKAGE 3, WHAT’S NEW ?

Thematic Working Groups (TWGs) FORWARD is a European project funded by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 programme (2019-2021), boosting Research Excellence & Innovation Capacity in Outermost Regions. The project overall objectives are: Improve ORs’ excellence in research and their innovation potential. Improve their participation in EU research and innovation funded projects. Link research […]

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Desalination for the Environment Clean Water and Energy

Marine sciences & technologiesClimate change and Energy transition

Canary Islands

This conference on desalination for the environment will be devoted to advances towards providing fresh water for all, at affordable cost and at economical energy requirements. With limited and depleting natural sources, desalination can supplement some of the critically lacking amounts of water needed for sustainable development.

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EMSODEV

Marine sciences & technologies

Azores

EMSO implementation and operation: DEVelopment of instrument module

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PROJECT

MacaroNight

Social sciences and social innovationInformation & communications technology

AzoresMadeiraCanary Islands

European Researchers’ Night