Category: Sustainability

  • International Conference to be organised in Brazil

    International Conference to be organised in Brazil

    The Polytechnic University of Coimbra (PUC) is preparing an International Conference on Agriculture and Sustainability in partnership with the Legislative Assembly of the State of Amazonas, to be held in Manaus, in the State of Amazonas, Brazil, in 2025. The partnership agreement was signed between the two institutions on 14 March 2024 and aims to…

  • EC pushes for boost in Biotechnology

    EC pushes for boost in Biotechnology

    On 20 March 2024, the European Commission proposed a series of targeted actions to boost biotechnology, which is one of the scientific areas in which UNIgreen specialises. Among the actions proposed are the reinforcement of biotech-related skills through upskilling and reskilling opportunities, as well as enhancement of research infrastructures thanks to the development of the…

  • Serra da Estrela Natural Park Reforestation Action

    Serra da Estrela Natural Park Reforestation Action

    On 16 March 2024 , the Polytechnic University of Coimbra (PUC), in partnership with the Folgonatur Association, the Baldios, the Folgosinho Parish Council and the Gouveia Town Council, carried out a reforestation initiative in Serra da Estrela entitled “Together we will help reforest Serra da Estrela”. The event involved around 50 volunteers from PUC –…