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Nova SBE - Research Report - <p>Nova SBE published its 2020 Research Report, which showcases a selection of the projects and accomplishments of our research community. For the first time, it demonstrates how each research activity...</p>
Dasgupta Review - ...
Webinar "Ocean Planning in the Age of Climate Change" - <p>Tomorrow!! 🌊 Webinar &quot;Ocean Planning in the Age of Climate Change&quot; with Catarina Frazão Santos<br /> <br /> Organized by Sciaena<br /> To register:&nbsp;<a data-attribute-index="0" href="https://lnkd.in/de2szF6">https://lnkd.in/de2szF6</a><br /> More information:&nbsp;<a data-attribute-index="1"...</br></br></br></br></p>
iRec - Inovar a Reciclagem - <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a data-ntt-old-href="/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6760943835179819008/" href="https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6760943835179819008/?lipi=urn%3Ali%3Apage%3Ad_flagship3_company_admin%3B4w5MKQcbSeSUCO68HNSUQw%3D%3D" id="ember3015" tabindex="-1">Reaching a more sustainable and green horizon is now a more achievable goal.<br /> The Municipality of Cascais is awarding prizes to those who use the CityPoints Cascais app and recycle beverage...</br></a></p>
NOVA Science Day 2020 - <p><a data-attribute-index="0" href="https://www.linkedin.com/feed/hashtag/?keywords=novascienceday&amp;highlightedUpdateUrns=urn%3Ali%3Aactivity%3A6740222938412384256">#NOVAScienceDay</a>&nbsp;2020 hosted presentations by researchers from all the schools of NOVA, in an edition dedicated to&nbsp;<a data-attribute-index="1" href="https://www.linkedin.com/feed/hashtag/?keywords=sustainability&amp;highlightedUpdateUrns=urn%3Ali%3Aactivity%3A6740222938412384256">#sustainability</a>&nbsp;and NOVA&#39;s contributions to UN&nbsp;<a data-attribute-index="2" href="https://www.linkedin.com/feed/hashtag/?keywords=sdgs&amp;highlightedUpdateUrns=urn%3Ali%3Aactivity%3A6740222938412384256">#SDGs</a>.<br /> <br...</br></p>
New publication | A Livelihood and Farming System approach for effective conservation policies in Protected Areas of Developing Countries: The case study of the Niassa National Reserve in Mozambique - <h6>Abstract:</h6> <p>Effective conservation requires that conservation policies and management decisions first target local actors who are dependent on natural resource use in Protected Areas (PA) of Developing...</p>
New publication | Participation in illegal harvesting of natural resources and the perceived costs and benefits of living within a protected area - <h3>Highlights</h3> <dl> <dt>&bull;Poor and less educated households were more likely involved in illegal resources harvesting.</dt> <dt>&bull;Illegal resources harvesting were more pronounced in the villages closer to the...</dt></dl>
Survey - <p>The Environmental Economics Knowledge Center is developing a survey on coastal protection. For each answer, we will donate 1 euro to face the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. Please click here to...</p>
New publication: Integrating climate change in ocean planning - <p style="margin-left:.5in;">A new study on the importance of integrating climate change effects into marine spatial planning, to promote sustainable ocean use, was published this month in the journal Nature...</p>
PESCARDATA2 - <p>O projeto PESCARDATA2 (<a href="https://pescardata.pt/" id="ember2344" target="_blank"><strong>https://pescardata.pt</strong></a><span id="ember2348">/) trata-se de estudo de índole nacional que visa caracterizar a pesca lúdica que ocorre em Portugal, englobando as modalidades de pesca recreativa (Apeada,...</span></p>