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  • NEWS Heatwave made more than twice as likely by climate change

    The result is preliminary but they say the signal of climate change is “unambiguous”. Scientists have long predicted that global warming is ramping up the number and intensity of heatwaves, with events even worse than current one set to strike every other year by the 2040s. “The logic that climate change will do this is inescapable – the world is becoming warmer, and so...

  • NEWS Almost all world’s oceans damaged by human impact

    According to the Guardian, just 13% of the world’s oceans remain untouched by the damaging impacts of humanity, the first systematic analysis has revealed. Outside the remotest areas of the Pacific and the poles, virtually no ocean is left harbouring naturally high levels of marine wildlife. Huge fishing fleets, global shipping and pollution running off the land are...

  • NEWS Re-connecting tourism: promoting evidence-based policies for sustainable development

    After more than one year and a half since its beginning, The MED Sustainable Tourism Community has gathered the first results from their pilot actions, tests and studies. The BlueTourMed project, who is coordinating the joint actions of the Community, has therefore decided to organize a Conference in Rome on the 29th-30th May 2018. The focus of this conference is on...

  • NEWS Inherit Kick off Meeting

    The “INHERIT” kick off meeting was held on 11st-12nd April 2018 in Tripoli, Greece, hosted by the Region of Peloponnese, the Project Lead Partner. At the beginning of the two-day meeting the words of Petros Tatoulis, Governor of the Region of Peloponnese, stressed the importance of the INHERIT’s objectives. “The protection of the natural heritage is the only way to guarantee...

  • NEWS Second Project Meeting

  • NEWS European Union Tourism Trend

    The report is a must read for public authorites, tourism industry’s professional associations and decision makers. Since INHERIT is a sustainable tourism’s related project, we want to quote a passage from the report: “ Tourism is a people’s sector in all its aspects and dimensions. However, data on tourism-related to employment is still fragmented, lacks quality and...