LIFE – AgrOassis

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1st tree planting in Deneia, February 2024 The first tree planting of the LIFE AgrOassis project in Deneia took place on 2,3 and 4th of February. 540 deep-rooted saplings and scrubs were planted by groups of volunteers!We express our warm thanks to the volunteers from UNFICYP, Deneia Community Council, Vassos Eliades, Project Management Institute, Cardet, Tamoil,...

Article published in “Agrotis“ magazine, December 2023 The article “AgrOassis: Project funded by the LIFE program to address the desertification of agricultural land” which provides an overview of the project by Panagiotis Dalias, Agricultural Research Officer A' at the Agricultural Research Institute and project coordinator of LIFE AgrOassis was published in the 489th issue of the...

UNFICYP at the LIFE AgrOassis tree planting event On 3 February, the Senior Police Adviser of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), Assistant Police Commissioner Satu Koivu, participated with members of the Force in a tree planting event organised within the framework of the LIFE AgrOassis project on agricultural land in the community of...

1st LIFE AgrOassis tree planting event The first tree planting on agricultural land of the LIFE AgrOassis project took place with great success on December 15 and 16, in collaboration with the Office of the Commissioner for the Environment, the Cyprus Architects Assoiation and the 300,000 Trees in Limassol whom we particularly thank. More than 300 saplings,...

Press conference: Call for volunteers for tree planting events The beginning of the planting of 11,000 deep-rooted trees and shrubs, which will be carried out gradually until 2026 in Cyprus as part of the LIFE-AgrOassis project, was announced on Thursday November 9 at a press conference by the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Maria Panagiotou. Dr. Panagiotou...

The Laona Foundation at the 10th Green Dot Environmental and Recycling Festival Laona Foundation took part in the 10th Green Dot Environmental and Recycling Festival, which took place successfully on Sunday 15 of October at Limassol Harbor! People of all ages had the opportunity to  gained insights into the objectives of the LIFE-AgrOassis project, deep-rooted plants,...

The Laona Foundation at the European Researchers' Night Bringing Sustainable Agriculture into the Spotlight: LIFE-AgrOassis at European Researchers' Night 2023 On September 29, 2023, the Laona Foundation participated in the European Researchers' Night at the Cyprus State Fairground in Nicosia. This year's event, organized by the Research and Innovation Foundation (RIF), revolved around the theme "Mission: CONNECT,"...