SSMNature / Innovative Space Satellite Monitoring of the Environmental Natural Resources of the Cross–border Area Greece – Albania

Acronym: SSMNature
Project title: Innovative Space Satellite Monitoring of the Environmental Natural Resources of the Cross–border Area Greece – Albania
Priority axis: 2. Promotion and development of the environment and natural and cultural resources
Measure: 2.1 Promotion and protection of the environmental resources of the area
Overall Lead Partner &
Financial Lead Partner:
Region of Western Macedonia
Financial Lead Partner 2: Local Economical Development Agency "Auleda"
Partners: Local Economical Development Agency "Auleda"
Budget: 422.131,30 € €
Description: "The project aims at establishing an innovative & cost effective solution for monitoring the Natural Resources of Greece & Albania cross – border areas. The actions that will take place in this project are specially designed for environmental changes, relationship between human activities & wildlife & nature in the broader areas of Greece & Albania. The objectives of the project are: • Monitoring the natural resources of the whole cross border area • Provision of probability based vulnerability assessments • Provision of thematic digital and hardcopy maps of the areas covered with climate change impacts and adaptation • Extensive use of tools for climate change impacts and adaptation data management and modeling • Contribution to the development of existing local, regional, national and European networks for global change impact and adaptation • Strong Dissemination of knowledge and results to the local administrators and stakeholders • Derivation of critical impact factors for the environmental impacts for the designing of policy targets and adaptation measures concerning climate protection in the area of coverage"
Project details:
Call No: 1st
Protocol No: 992/ 08-03-2011
Signature date of the Overall Contract: 1/10/2012
Signature date of the Grant Contract: 13/7/2012
Signature date of the subsidy contract:
Subsidy Code: Α1-2.1-109