Facilitating MAES to support regional policy in OVerseas Europe: mobilizing stakeholders and pooling resources

  • Team: Island Environmental Risks & Society - IERS
  • Type: European Commission
  • Category:International Research Project
  • 2018 to 2021


The general objectives of this action are to (1) build a collaborative network of local agents from a significant number of ORs and OCTs and mainland Europe teams, in order to (2) engage stakeholders in identifying local priorities for MAES and (3) collaborating in the development of case studies addressing those priorities.

Funding Institution

European Commission, Call for Proposals ENV/2017/CFP/MAES OR OCT.


Fundo Regional para a Ciência e Tecnologia, Portugal; Universidad de La Laguna, Spain; Coöperatie Wolfs Company U.A., Netherlands; Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, France; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany; Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain; South Atlantic Environmental Research Institute, UK; Università degli Studi di Trento, Italy; Universite de la Réunion, France; Nova Blue Environment, France; Asociación Biodiversidad Atlántica y Sostenibilidad, Spain; University of Portsmouth, UK; Centre de Coopération Internationale Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement, France; Institute for Environmental Studies, Faculty of Science, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands.

GBA/CE3C involvement: Artur Gil (IBBC, IERS) is the Scientific Coordinator, under contract with FRCT.