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AKTI Project and Research Centre is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation based in Nicosia, Cyprus. It was established in 2000 by a group of experts in environmental issues and has succeeded today to create an extensive network of collaborators and volunteers for raising environmental awareness and promoting sustainable development.

Areas of Work

Applied Environmental
Research

AKTI implements environmental research based on the Cyprus’s context, scale and particularities aiming to provide answers and tangible solutions to the island’s environmental challenges. It also transfers good practices that are applied abroad and pilot tests while adjusting them to the Cyprus needs.

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Environmental Education and Vocational Training

AKTI promotes and supports the construction of a knowledge based society with active mobilised citizens. It collaborates with schools, Universities and local authorities in various initiatives including environmental education and awareness raising activities focusing on specific issues that are of particular relevance and interest to the Cyprus society such as water saving, recycling, biodiversity, etc.

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Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM)

AKTI has been actively engaged in Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM), a process for the management of coasts using an integrated approach, regarding all aspects of the coastal zone, including geographical and political boundaries, in an attempt to achieve sustainability.

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Public Outreach and
Advocacy

AKTI disseminates information on environmental issues through e-mails, workshops, publications in scientific journals, local newspapers and broadcasts in traditional and social media. AKTI implements various environmental and awareness raising campaigns. It also owns a library specialized in environmental end coastal issues.

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25092021_Καθαρισμός στην ακτογραμμή Ζυγίου

  Άρθρο από IN BUSINESS NEWS: Με ανιδιοτέλεια και ενθουσιασμό ενέργησε για ακόμα μια φορά το προσωπικό της Ελληνικής Τράπεζας, προχωρώντας στη διοργάνωση εθελοντικού καθαρισμού της ακτογραμμής Ζυγίου, το Σάββατο 25 Σεπτεμβρίου 2021. Οι εθελοντές κατάφεραν να μαζέψουν περίπου 60 κιλά σκουπίδια στο τέλος του καθαρισμού. Με αυτόν τον τρόπο οι εθελοντές έβαλαν το δικό τους λιθαράκι…

Sep27

24092021_Μεσογειακή Ημέρα Ακτής – Καθαρισμός ακτής στην παραλία της Γεροσκήπου και καθαρισμός βυθού στο λιμανάκι της Πάφου

  Η Μεσογειακή Ημέρα Ακτής γιορτάζεται κάθε χρόνο στις 25 Σεπτεμβρίου, από τις χώρες τις Μεσογείου και την Ευρωπαϊκή Ένωση. Με αφορμή τη φετινή ημέρα, το Κέντρο Μελετών και Έρευνας «Ακτή» οργάνωσε καθαρισμό της ακτής και του βυθού στη Δημοτική Παραλία Γεροσκήπου, στην παρουσία του Υπουργού Περιβάλλοντος, Κώστα Καδή. «Στις ακτές συγκεντρώνονται περίπου 200 εκατομμύρια…

Sep27

U.S. Ambassador Judith Garber participated in international Coastal CleanUp Day event in Larnaca!

  The online news portal In-Cyprus reports: Waste management is something that needs to be tackled at the source, said U.S. Ambassador to Cyprus, Judith Garber, marking International Coastal CleanUp Day in Larnaca. U.S. Ambassador Garber participated at the clean-up of the CTO beach in Larnaca, organised by the non-governmental organisation AKTI. The International Coastal…

Sep20

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