Five years of frontline research and education on climate change in the Mediterranean region

Athens, May 18 2015 

The research and educational work carried out by Navarino Environmental Observatory (ΝΕΟ) since 2010 as well as the renewal of the collaboration between the three parties for the next five years were the main themes of a successful event that took place at the Academy of Athens, May 18th


Held under the Auspices of the Presidency of the Hellenic Republic, the well-attended event was honored by the presence of H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos and of the President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Professor Barbara Cannon. Representatives of the state, the regional and local authorities, the academic and the scientific world, as well as many other dignitaries joined on this occasion.

The renewal of the collaboration between the three parties for the next five years is expected to further enhance the environmental and educational work of Navarino Environmental Observatory and reaffirms the commitment of the three parties in the top level research conducted in NEO. At the same time, it proves that the academic community and the private sector can work together in the field of research and education on climate change and the environment in the Mediterranean region.


Press release