The Mediterranean area suffers from extremely high rates of youth and female unemployment. To face this challenge, GREENLAND promotes social inclusion and fight against poverty by providing unskilled and underprivileged young people with marketable skills in the Green and Circular Economy, with the potential to generate thousands of jobs. The GREENLAND ...
Intebalkan Environment Center (I-BEC), participates in the European Project "Soils4Africa – Soil Information System for Africa", HORIZON 2020. The project has duration 48 months, i-BEC's budget is 36.000,00€ and it receives funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme. For the implementation of the Project, i-BEC invites candidates ...
The main objective of this project is carried out by three separate research areas, Irrigation Water Management, Codes of Good Agricultural Practices and Soil Erosion Risk Management. The above are implemented ...
Launch of the new H2020 project e-shape for strengthening the benefits for Europe of the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) - establishing 'EuroGEOSS' e-shape (EuroGEOSS Showcases: Applications Powered by Europe), a new project coordinated by ARMINES and funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme was successfully ...
In the framework of programm INTERREG MED and of the project GREENOMED (https://greenomed.interreg-med.eu/), Interbalkan Environment Center (i-BEC_ organizes a Conference in Thessaloniki. The conference aims at raising awareness about green manufacturing and its opportunities and impacts on citizens’ lives through implementing green innovations in manufacturing industry. In particular, the first GREENOMED ...
The 1st Round table aiming to develop an integrated programme and an interregional initiative to achieve the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals in the Balkan Peninsula was carried out successfully in Vlasti Kozani, Greece on Saturday 17th of June, under the auspices of the Group on Earth Observation [...
1st Round table aiming to develop an integrated programme and an interregional initiative to achieve the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals in the Balkan Peninsula (Saturday 17th of June, Vlasti Kozani, Greece)
June 14, 2017 / News
trategic Development of a Transnational and Interregional Initiative in the Balkan Region to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals by Integrating Earth Observation Activities in the Agri-Food Sector UNDER THE AUSPICES OF GROUP ON EARTH OBSERVATION Context and Motivation The agreed international commitments in regard to sustainable development and adaptation to climate change, as well ...
The Involvement of i-BEC in GEO SDG Update Report Third Meeting of IAEG-SDGs Working Group on Geospatial Information Kunming, China 8-10 May, 2017
May 5, 2017 / News
The evolving landscape of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development requires the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) to engage with numerous UN activities, multi-stakeholder partnerships, emerging initiatives and voluntary commitments from all stakeholders devoted to support the SDG process. GEO is working closely with users and stakeholders such as: GEO ...
10th General Assembly of i-BEC, Thessaloniki, 15th of February 2017 The 10th i-BEC General Assembly was held on Wednesday, 02.15.2017 at the Thessaloniki Concert Hall, following the invitation of the i-BEC President Mr. Dionysis Panagiotopoulos, Secretary General of the Decentralized Administration of Peloponnese - Western Greece and the Ionian Sea, with ...
i-BEC and members of the si-cluster joined the The Network of Copernicus Relays which the European Commission created in order to promote the open data of Copernicus to intermediate and end users and to creating information structures for seamless and sustainable coverage of issues relating to Copernicus throughout Europe ....
The national TV channel ΕΡΤ3 had a 10 minutes special at its ΑΓΡΟWeek new TV show for agriculture on i-BECs on Saturday 1st of October You can see the whole show HERE
Novi Sad, 14 – 15 July 2016 A regional workshop “Accelerating EO-powered businesses and market take-up” took place on 14th – to 15th July in Novi Sad, Serbia. The event was held as a part of the project GEO-CRADLE, funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme. It was hosted ...
GEO-CRADLE brings together key players representing the whole (Balkans, N. Africa and M. East) region with the overarching objective of establishing a multi-regional coordination network (the GEO-CRADLE network) that will support the effective integration of existing EO capacities, and contributes to the improved implementation of GEO, GEOSS, and ...
01-04-2016. Call for tenders with the accelerated procedure for the provision of standard solutions, materials and consumables used in the laboratory and the field, for the implementation of Action 3.4 of the European project «WET_AID», “Greece- The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia IPA Cross-Border Programme” 2007-2013.
Lagadas,01-04-2016 Ref. No.: 120 Call for tenders with the accelerated procedure for the provision of standard solutions, materials and consumables used in the laboratory and the field, for the implementation of Action 3.4 of the European project «WET_AID - Protection of human ...
The Kick-Off (KO) Meeting of the GEO-CRADLE project took place at the IONIC CENTRE (Plaka, Athens) on February, 18 and 19, 2016. The project Coordinating and integRating state-of-the-art Earth Observation Activities in the regions of North Africa, Middle East, and Balkans and Developing Links with GEO related initiatives towards GEOSS, GEO -CRADLE for ...
Prof Zalidis i-BEC's Scientific Coordinator is an invited speaker together with Ms Barbara Ryan , Director of GEO Secretariat at the DGI2016 is the largest-scale annual meeting in Europe of military and civilian geospatial intelligence agency leaders to give a joint presentation on ''New Developments in Earth Observation for Earlier ...
Prof G. Zalidis, Scientific Coordinator of i-BEC, took part in the Workshop “Establishment of the International Network of Soil Information Institutions” at FAO Headquarters from 8-10 December. Strengthening of soil data and information is the goal of pillar 4 of the Global Soil Partnership. Since 2012, ...
Israel Statement to GEO general assembly, GEO –XII meeting in Mexico City, November 12, 2015. Israel wishes to put on the GEO’s table the importance of soil and soil security from EO perspective losartan hctz. This statement is supported by Greece, Italy, Finland and i-BEC and we hope that by ...
The 12th Plenary Session of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO-XI), hosted by Mexico, takes place in Mexico City from 11 to 13 November 2015. i-BEC, as a Participation Organization takes part in the GEO-XI Plenary and in several inmportant side events (European Network of ...
Press release The conference entitled "The role of Earth Observation in Agriculture: towards creating reliable data and new services for a competitive Agri-Sector; The case of AGRO_LESS ", concluded with great success on Friday, October 30, 2015 at the Thessaloniki Science Center and Technology Museum, NOESIS in Thessaloniki. The international ...
The 9th General Assembly of Interbalkan Environment Centre (i-BEC) was successfully held at noon Thursday, 10.29.2015 at the Gerovassiliou Farm and Wine Museum in Epanomi Thessaloniki, following the invitation of the Vice President of i-BEC, Mr. Nicholas Tsotsolis, Head of the General Directorate for Development of the Region of Central ...
The 3rd International Board meeting took place on the 15th of October in Jerusalem, following Mr Barok's invitation to host the meeting as a side event of the 66th IAC 2015, in Jerusalem, Israel. The meeting successfully brought together existing and potential members to discuss strategic ways of creating ...
Extensive increase of capacity for performance contracting planned on municipal level Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) is an essential instrument for the efficient use of energy in municipal buildings and provides a solution to the challenge municipalities are facing: how to retrofit buildings when budgets are too scarce. This efficient instrument ...
Lagadas, 13-05-2015 Ref. No: 298 INVITATION FOR WORK CONTRACTS IN INTERBALKAN ENVIRONMENT CENTER,IN THE FRAMEWORK OF THE EUROPEAN PROJECT “AGROLESS” (B3.11.02) EUROPEAN TERRITORIAL COOPERATION PROGRAMME «GREECE - BULGARIA 2007-2013» Intebalkan Environment Center (I-BEC), participates (PP3) ...
Lagadas, 30-04-2014 Ref. No.:251 Call for tenders with the accelerated procedure for the provision of consumables, for the implementation of Action 4.2 of the European project «AGROLESS - Joint reference strategies for rural activities of reduced inputs» (Β3.11.02), of the ...
Round table discussion ”Balkan synergy for boosting Earth Observation capacities in the cross border area” Saturday 18th of April 2015 On Saturday 18 April 2015, InterBalkan Environment Center (i-BEC) hosted in Thessaloniki a roundtable discussion entitled “Balkan synergy for boosting Earth Observation capacities in the cross border area” with guest ...
i-BEC took part at the European Soil Partnership workshop, at the FAO HQ in Rome, Italy, on the 17-18 March 2015, as a member of the Global Soil Partnership. The workshop inaugurated the European initiative of the Global Soil Partnership for a more coordinated regional effort in soil preservation. ...
Prof. Zalidis took part in the 2nd South-Eastern European GEO Workshop on “Integrating Earth Observation Data and Services for monitoring the Environment, protecting the citizens and stimulating the regional economic growth” organized by the Greek GEO Office of the National Observatory of Athens , the ...
The Scientific Coordinator of i-BEC, Professor. C. Zalidis met with delegates from of the Bulgarian Ministry of Environment on the 21st of Aug. to discuss environmental protection issues in the framework of the bilateral cooperation of i-BEC and various Bulgarian ministry bodies . ...
The Scientific Coordinator of i-BEC, Professor G.Zalidis met with the Vice President of Bulgaria Ms Margarita Popova, on Wednesday 20th of Aug. where they discussed issues of bilateral cooperation between i-BEC and various ministry bodies .
The Regional Governor of the Sofia Region Mr. Ivanov and his mission visited the offices of i-BEC and had a meeting with Professor Zalidis about future collaborations on regional programmes.
Prof Zalidis attended, on behalf of i-BEC, the second GSP Plenary Assembly of Global Soil Partnership that took part on 22 to 24 July 2014 in FAO HQ. in Rome The Plenary session agenta and details are here at the GSP website. <img class="alignnone size-medium wp-image-3189" ...
A new paper has been published on the International Journal of Ecology & Development, Volume 29, Issue Number 3, 2014 A Study on Degradation of Coastal Wetlands using Examples from Greece and Canada Costas Armenakis, Niru Nirupama, George Zalidis, Thomas Alexandridis Abstract This is a brief review of the present state ...
Scientific Coordinator o i-BEC Prof. George Zalidis and the Chairman of i-BEC's International Board Prof. Thomas Crisman represented i-BEC in the final round table discussion" Facing Water Scarcity . Domestic and International Experience", on the challenges of water management and sustainability ...
GEO announces the launch of the first Group on Earth Observations GEO Appathon 2014 - an exciting new worldwide data science competition runs until 31 August 2014.. See www.geoappathon.org The GEO Appathon is a global applications (App) development competition that aims to develop new, exciting and ...
on January 14th Interbalkan Environment Center has joined GEO as a Participating Organization after the Plenary session of the GEO-X Plenary & Geneva Ministerial Summit
<a href="http://www losartan dosage.environmentalawards.gr" target="_blank"> The Environmental Awards 2014 for best practices, procedures or initiatives to environmental protection and sustainability will be given in a special ceremony which will be ...
The scientific co-ordinator of i-BEC, Prof. George Zalidis, visited last week the Italian Region of Piemonte to discuss particular thematic priorities in the framework of the establishment of an EGTC.
28-06-2013: Call for Tender for the European project “AUTONEST” (B1.11.05) 28-06-2013: Call for Tender for the European project “RIVERALERT” (B1.11.01) 27-5-2013: Announcement of Procedure for the assessment of the results of the European project “AUTONEST” (B1.11.05) (Action 6.3) 27-5-2013: Announcement of Procedure for the assessment of the results of the European project “RIVERALERT” ...