Focus on PRIMA projects redirecting their activities in response to the  Covid19 crisis.

Focus on PRIMA projects redirecting their activities in response to the Covid19 crisis.

À LA UNE, Division Matériaux, Revue de Press
⁦♦️⁩#AWESOME_PROJECT ⭕MANAGING WATER, ECOSYSTEMS AND FOOD ACROSS SECTORS AND SCALES IN THE SOUTH MEDITERRANEAN AWESOME: is a research & innovation action granted with EU funds, under the PRIMA Nexus theme, coordinated by Prof. Andrea Castelletti from Italy, Politecnico di Milano @eiPolimi, with the participation of seven research entities from five PRIMA Participating States (Italy, Egypt, Germany, Greece, Israel). AWESOME: will develop a multiscale model-based framework to design robust Water, Ecosystem, and Food (WEF) planning portfolios composed of regional policies, river-basin strategic planning options, and innovative technological solutions demonstrated at the local scale, to generate shared economic, environmental, and societal benefits for Mediterranean communities on the medium and long term. 👉The scope of the AWESOME project will be enlarged, including Pandemics – like Covid-19 – impacts in the multiscale model-based framework…
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PRIMA Projects are redirecting their activities in response to Covid-19 Crisis

PRIMA Projects are redirecting their activities in response to Covid-19 Crisis

À LA UNE, Division Matériaux, Publication Scientifique, Publication Scientifique Division Santé, Revue de Press
PRIMA projects are redirecting their activities in response to the Covid-19 crisis Barcelona, 10 June 2020. Covid-19 is causing an unprecedented situation at a global level, particularly in the Euro-Mediterranean region. In a region already distressed by the water scarcity and climate change threats, the Coronavirus pandemics has further demonstrated the fragility and the unsustainability of our way of producing and consuming affecting the most vulnerable categories such as the smallholders, threatening further their subsistence. The current situation offers an historic opportunity to explore and promote the potential that it entails for the Euro-Mediterranean fostering the much-needed transition to more sustainable societies. It has highlighted the crucial role of research and innovation, and the need for reinforced international cooperation between scientists and stakeholders to increase the resilience of the Mediterranean societies…
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