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Shaping Egypt’s association to the ERA and Cooperation Action

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

The overall objective of “ShERACA” (an Arabic word meaning “Partnership”) is to enhance the participation and involvement of Egyptian R&D stakeholders and key players in the various ERA activities. Such(...) Read more.

  • Geographical coverageNational/local |

Red-Med Marine Bioinvasion

Tel Aviv University

Biological invasions constitute a major global threat to indigenous communities. Marine ecosystems are particularly vulnerable as organisms can spread rapidly and are harder to detect. The invasion of Red Sea(...) Read more.

  • Geographical coverageNational/local |

Genetic Improvement of Algae for Value Added Products

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Microalgae are a highly promising resource for the sustainable production of a wide variety of biomaterials for a wide range of applications. Microalgae can transform solar energy at high efficiency(...) Read more.

  • Geographical coverageRegional (only Mediterranean sea basin) |

Designation and Management of Marine Reserve Networks

TECHNION, Israel Institute of Technology

This research will explore physical elements of the environment and their spatial character, principles of conservation science, human needs and institutional constraints for the purpose of establishing marine protected areas.(...) Read more.

  • Geographical coverageNational/local |

Open Ocean Fish farms

Gilli Ocean Technology LTD

OCEANFISH aims to finalize the development and start the commercialisation of the various technologies necessary to transform Gili's existing Subflex Classic systems to advanced and sophisticated open ocean systems improving(...) Read more.

  • Geographical coverageNational/local |

Implementation of the Ecosystem Approach (EcAp) in the Mediterranean by the Contracting parties in the context of the Barcelona Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment and the Coastal region of the Mediterranean and its Protocols

UNEP/Mediterranean Action Plan for the Barcelona Convention

The objective of this project is to support UNEP/MAP to implement the COP decisions regarding the application of ecosystem approach in the Mediterranean in full synergy and coherence with the(...) Read more.

  • Geographical coverageMediterranean (widespread) |