NEO awarded at Ecopolis 2015

Navarino Environmental Observatory (NEO) was distinguished at this year's Ecopolis Awards that focus on Environmental Awareness. Winning in the category "Environmental Work", NEO was acknowledged for its research work on climate change in the Mediterranean. ECOPOLIS Awards promote environmental awareness and engage the social participation of enterprises, associations and all involved stakeholders in undertaking or supporting actions oriented to this cause.

The prize, a statuette, was presented at a formal ceremony in Athens on Friday 5 June. Vassilis Karakousis, NEO Steering Committee, and Giorgos Maneas, NEO's station manager, were there and received the award.