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SAVEMEDCOASTS meets the stakeholders in Lefkada

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Stakeholders in Lefkada were engaged in a decision making process (DeCyDe-4-SLR) to discuss risks, gaps and needs with regards to Sea Level Rise (SLR) and extreme storm surges. The workshop aimed to enable local key actors to evaluate their area, and come up with customized local mitigation adaptation measures. The discussion resulted in identifying the […]

ISOTECH will facilitate a Stakeholders’ Workshop on Sea Lever Rise in Lefkada on the 27th of September

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Isotech in collaboration with PED IN is organising on the 27th of September, a stakeholders’ Participatory Workshop in Lefkada to discuss about Sea Lever Rise and how the phenonomenon is affecting vulnerable areas of the island. Several key actors and decision makers from the local area have been invited and will be asked to identify […]

Cypriot Workshop on Measures to Address the Impacts of Sea Level Rise Successfully Completed

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The first of a series of three workshops involving key actors in a participatory process resulting in the determination and ranking of measures to address the impacts of sea level rise was successfully completed today in Nicosia, Cyprus. Today’s workshop, implemented by ISOTECH within the framework of the SaveMedCoasts project, was co-organised by the Technical […]

Xenia Loizidou in C4E’s “Entrepreneurs in Residence” Programme

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The Centre for Entrepreneurship of the University of Cyprus announced its Fall 2018 “Entrepreneurs in Residence” programme. “Entrepreneurs in Residence” (EIR)  focuses on mentorship and networking and seeks to inspire students, researchers and faculty, to learn from and connect with eminent innovators and entrepreneurs. ISOTECH’s Xenia I. Loizidou, will be one of the four Entrepreneurs […]

Persistent marine litter: small plastics and cigarette butts remain on beaches after organized beach cleanups

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, Volume 190: 414 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10661-018-6798-9 Abstract Cyprus is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean whose economy is largely dependent on coastal tourism. It boasts some of the cleanest waters in Europe and has the largest number of Blue Flag awarded beaches per capita in the world. These beaches are managed by […]