TransformAr EU Project Raises Climate Change Awareness Among Egaleo School Students

TransformAr EU Project Raises Climate Change Awareness Among Egaleo School Students In collaboration with the Ministry of Education (MOE) and the National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos” (NCSRD), the TransformAr EU project has launched an awareness-raising module (AWAR) aimed at increasing climate change awareness among school students in Egaleo. The Read more…

Building Resilient Futures: Exploring the C2IMPRESS Project in the Lens of City of Egaleo

🎉 We’re thrilled to announce that Ismini Galanopoulou from the National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos” will be joining C2IMPRESS as a presenter at the upcoming webinar titled “Building Resilient Futures: Exploring the C2IMPRESS Project in the Lens of City of Egaleo, Greece.” Ismini Galanopoulou will be presenting on the Read more…

Οι επιπτώσεις στην κλιματική αλλαγή στη ψυχική υγεία παιδιών και εφήβων

Ο Δρ. Σφέτσος μιλά για τις Επιπτώσεις της Κλιματικής Αλλαγής στην Ψυχική Υγεία των Παιδιών και των Εφήβων Ο Δρ. Αθανάσιος Σφέτσος, ειδικευμένος στην «κλιματική αλλαγή και προστασία κρίσιμων υποδομών» και Διευθυντής Ερευνών (Α’ Βαθμίδα) στο Εργαστήριο Περιβαλλοντικών Ερευνών στο ΕΚΕΦΕ Δημόκριτος, παρευρέθηκε στο ραδιοφωνικό σταθμό Style100FM για να συζητήσει Read more…

Πλημμυρικά φαινόμενα 2019 και 2022 -αναφορά στο παρελθόν αλλά και τι πρέπει να γίνει στο μέλλον

Την Δευτέρα το απόγευμα πραγματοποιήθηκε συνάντηση στον χώρο της στέγης Β.Κορνάρος όπου έγινε μια πολύ ουσιαστική συζήτηση για τις πλημμύρες στην Σητεία το 2019 και το 2022. Το βασικό συμπέρασμα  όπως είπε ο Παύλος Καπετανάκης είναι να εστιάσουμε  στην πρόληψη αυτών των φαινομένων. Εισηγητές ήταν επίσης ο Θανάσης Σφέτσος  ερευνητής Read more…

#ICARIAeu | Newsletter

We are happy to share the inaugural #ICARIAeu newsletter with you! Since its inception, the #ICARIAeu consortium has organized and participated in several actions. This newsletter will keep you up to speed on our project’s progress, outcomes, and previous and forthcoming activities. What is ICARIA? #ICARIAeu is a project co-funded Read more…

Kickoff Meeting for RECREATE Initiative Addresses Water Scarcity with Innovative Solutions

Dr. Ioannis Zarikos represented NCSR “Demokritos”  at the kick-off meeting of RECREATE, which  took place in Manresa, Spain, on the 13th and 14th of February. This  initiative aims to address water scarcity by integrating Alternative Water Resources (AWR) into water management across four diverse European demo locations, marking a crucial Read more…

Join the FoodGuard Revolution: Crowdsourcing Solutions for a Sustainable Future!

Join the FoodGuard Revolution: Crowdsourcing Solutions for a Sustainable Future! We are thrilled to introduce FoodGuard, a groundbreaking project aimed at revolutionizing the fields of microbiome science, microbial activities, and technology hubs to address crucial challenges in food, health, economy, and the environment. About FoodGuard: FoodGuard is committed to developing Read more…

Multi-Hazard Extreme Scenario Quantification Using Intensity, Duration, and Return Period Characteristics

Multi-Hazard Extreme Scenario Quantification Using Intensity, Duration, and Return Period Characteristics Many modern frameworks for community resilience and emergency management in the face of extreme hydrometeorological and climate events rely on scenario building. These scenarios typically cover multiple hazards and assess the likelihood of their occurrence. They are quantified by Read more…

How can innovative actions create climate resilience in Sitia? | Regions4Climate

Thanasis Sfetsos, from the National Center for Scientific Research Demokritos in Greece, joined the Regions4Climate kick-off meeting in Helsinki to begin his role coordinating the implementation of innovative actions taking place across the project’s 12 regions. He also explains the particular solutions that will be implemented to address the complex Read more…