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Poverty Alleviation in Family Farming

Poverty Alleviation in Family Farming: the Role of Agrobiodiversity Family farming is the most widespread form of food production in vast areas of the world. In such areas, food security is jeopardized by global phenomena like climate change, limited access to land and resources, social conflicts and inequality, and rural abandonment. Agrobiodiver...

General Assembly of ECSA

The European Citizen Science Association (ECSA) General Assembly will take place in Barcelona on October 28th and 29th. The annual General Assembly is the mayor decision-making body of ECSA and LifeWatch Italy's needs will be brought to its attention by Dr. Oggioni (LTER Italy Network). Please find attached the ECSA constitution, Rules ...

Discover LifeWatch (video)

A 90" video presenting LifeWatch Europe, its Common Facilities and Distributed Centres around Europe, sevrices, tools and virtual laboratories available for researchers and stakeholders.    

Service Centre and LW-ITA at Fiera del Levante

From 16 to 20 September, the Service Centre and LifeWatch ITA joined the Apulia Region pavillon at the 79° Fiera del Levante in Bari. The Service Centre and LifeWatch ITA propose serious gaming activities on the sicentific method and biodiversity for the younger ones, and offered demo sessions of the alien species showcase, DNA barcoding tools, th...

R_Vlab pres in Ecodar

The R Virtual Laboratory was presented to the participants of the Ecodar summer school in Mytilene, Lesbos, Greece, on July the 11th, 2015. This is a primary component of the LifeWatchGreece project, under development in the context of the LifeWatch ESFRI project. The audience consisted of students, researchers, academicians, environmental manager...