Black Sea SIERRA
Harnessing complementary curricular preparedness via sustainable management
in response to civil and military pollution on the coastline, tributaries and lagoons in
Black Sea‘s North, West, South zone
Funded by the European Union. Views and opinions expressed are however those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily express those of the European Union or European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA). Neither the European Union nor the granting authority can be held responsible for them.
Assembly of 7 organizations from 3 EU countries (RO, BG and IT) and from 2 non – EU countries (UA and TR), it consists of 1 R&D institute (COO - RO), 3 academies (RO, BG, UA) and 3 universities (TR, IT, RO) and demonstrates a high-level expertise, providing the required infrastructure to support the project objectives’ implementation.
Coordinator RO, Bucharest
NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION (INCDPM)
High-level R&D institution in the environmental protection field, with more than sixty years of cumulated experience at national and international level, INCDPM carries out interdisciplinary research activities, developing ”win-win” preventive solutions, adopted in an environmental-friendly manner and targeted on ensuring the favorable conservation status of ecosystems and their biodiversity.
BG, Varna - INSTITUTE OF OCEANOLOGY BAS (IO-BAS)
IO-BAS conducts fundamental and applied research in the field of oceanography in accordance with the national priorities and global trends. The research, applied science and expert work are aimed at developing a strategy for sustainable development and management of the Black Sea ecosystem.
IT, Palermo - E.M. ASSOCIAZIONE A.R.C.E.S. (ARCES)
ARCES is providing an inter-disciplinary paradigm, most being focused on blue economy and in particular conservation of marine biodiversity: protection and safeguarding of the environment, Blue and circular economy, organization of events for the dissemination of research results of implemented projects and capitalization with the aim of creating clusters.
TR, Ordu - ORDU UNIVERSITESI (ORDU)
ORDU is one of the largest institutions focusing on the marine science within the Black Sea coasts of Turkey, through their research departments, the engineering disciplines provide hydrodynamic calculations, marine science department will analyse the impacts on the ecosystems.
UA, Kyiv - SCIENTIFIC HYDROPHYSICAL CENTRE OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF UKRAINE (SHC-NASU)
The primary organization responsible for the advancement of oceanographic research at the Ukrainian Academy , their mission addresses the implementation of hydro-physical research, operation of an automated database of oceanographic data, improvement and development of data collection and processing technologies.
RO, Constanta - MIRCEA CEL BATRAN NAVAL ACADEMY (MBNAR)
Through scientific research, development, innovation, and technology transfer, MBNAR generates and disseminates knowledge by carrying out initial and continuous training for university students.
RO, Iasi - GHEORGHE ASACHI TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF IASI (TUIASI)
As one of the nation's oldest and most prestigious institutions, preserving a notable tradition in engineering, scientific, and cultural education, TUIASI has a distinguished local, national, and worldwide presence and educates highly skilled professional engineers capable of meeting the innovation, research, and development needs of the society.