News & Events

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  • The Department of Fisheries and Marine Research and the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cyprus, partners of the RECONNECT research project organized an open day event to inform the public  about the marine environment of Cyprus. The open-day activity event  took place on Wednesday 27/03/2019 at the Environmental Center of Cavo  Greko.

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  • The kick off meeting of the project took place in the 8th and 9th of November in Heraklion, Crete (Greece). A press release for the Kick off meeting was created by PP2 and published in "Karpathiaki", a local e-newspaper of Karpathos. The Press Release was also translated in English by LP1 and published in LifeWatchGreece website.

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  • On January 26th, a meeting with local stakeholders was organized in Saranda, close to the study area in Albania. The meeting was aiming to present the project, to arrange the involvement of local stakeholders in the project activities and to establish a network with the stakeholders for the whole project period. There were more than 40 participants, from all the intended and invited institutions and other interested groups. There was also a high hierarchical level of representation from the local and central government. Most of the stakeholders showed a great interest in their involvement and participation in the project activities.

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