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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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What's New

“Παρασκευή με την ΑΚΤΗ”, 16 Δεκεμβρίου 2016!

***ENGLISH TEXT FOLLOWS*** Στο πλαίσιο της επανέναρξης του θεσμού “Παρασκευή με την ΑΚΤΗ”, σας προσκαλούμε στη συνάντηση με θέμα την “Κοινωνική Επιχειρηματικότητα”, για συζήτηση και ευκαιρίες δικτύωσης μέσα σε ευχάριστη εορτατική ατμόσφαιρα με τη συνοδεία οίνου και εδεσμάτων!! AKTI Project and Research Centre would like to invite you to the meeting entitled “Social Entrepreneurship”. Join…

Nov25

Mare Nostrum Network Workshop 2016!

The Mare Nostrum Network is intended to serve as a support platform for civil society organizations involved in ICZM (Integrated Coastal Zone Management) and conservation throughout the Mediterranean coast.The purpose is to form a network of active citizens, associations, NGOs and other civil society organizations that have shown their commitment to the protection of the…

Nov14

INFORMATION VISIT TO BRUSSELS

We are proud to announce that Koula Aristodemou will represent AKTI Project and Research Centre in the information visit to Brussels organized by the Representation of the European Commission in Cyprus, between 29 November and 2 December 2016. The main focus of the visit will be the acquaintance on European Union’s institutions and citizens’ rights,…

Oct26

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