WORKSHOPS, MEETING & CONGRESS

AFRIMED SECOND ANNUAL MEETING, 8-9 FEBRUARY 2020,  ONLINE MEETING

The Second Annual Meeting project was held online on the Zoom Platform, due to the COVID global restrictions. A large audience including members of the Consortium, members of the Project Advisory Board, invited speakers, and the EU Project Officer participated in the meeting. 

After the second year of intense work in the field and in the laboratory, goals, and perspectives, and the difficulties encountered in the last year due to the particular COVID restrictions were discussed of the AFRIMED project.

The AFRIMED meeting started with a word of welcome from our coordinator Roberto Danovaro. It was two days of interesting exchange, many new ideas were born, and a collaborative and improvement spirit were the hallmarks of this meeting.

UNIVERSITY OF VLORA”ISMAIL QEMALI (UVL) AT KARABURUN-SAZAN NATIONAL MARINE PARK: THE AFRIMED PROJECT HAS BEEN PRESENTED  

University of Vlora (UVL) managed to organize two meetings in June and October 2020:

– Information and consultation meeting with the Karaburun – Sazan MPA administration, Albania (13th June 2020)

– Meeting on the synergy of the implemented projects in the Sazan Karaburun National Marine Park, Albania (6th October 2020).

AFRIMED FIRST ANNUAL MEETING, 17-19 FEBRUARY 2020,  MARRAKESH, MAROCCO

The First Annual Meeting project held in Marrakech, Morocco on 17-19 February 2020. A large audience including members of the Consortium, members of the Project Advisory Board, invited speakers, stakeholders and the EU Project Officer participated in the meeting. 

After the first year of intense work in the field and in the laboratory, goals and perspectives were discussed of the AFRIMED project. A series of interesting sessions, including workshops, progress meeting and Open Science talks were the core of this exciting meeting.

The AFRIMED meeting started with a word of welcome from our coordinator Roberto Danovaro, our hosts in Morocco and our Project Adviser.

During the meeting, the General Assembly met, as well as the Steering Committee and the Advisory Board.