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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

Mediterranean Islands Unite for Climate Action: Kickoff of RESIsles Project!

Cyprus, Crete, and Malta are teaming up to boost citizen participation in democratic processes for the environment through the new RESIsles project. Led by AKTI Project and Research Centre, with the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research and Nature Trust – FEE Malta, this project will empower over 1,700 citizens—especially youth, women, and rural communities—through school…

Jun7

Η ΑΚΤΗ γιορτάζει την Ευρωπαική Μέρα για τη Θάλασσα μιλώντας για τα «δίχτυα φάντασμα» που στοιχειώνουν τις ακτές μας

Το Κέντρο Μελετών και Έρευνας ΑΚΤΗ μαζί με τον Σύνδεσμο Παράκτιας Αλιείας Πάφου διοργάνωσαν συνάντηση σήμερα 22 Μαΐου 2024 στο Λιμανάκι Κάτω Πάφου με θέμα τα απειλητικά «δίχτυα φάντασμα», στο πλαίσιο της Ευρωπαϊκής Μέρας για τη Θάλασσα. «Δίχτυα φάντασμα» είναι τα δίκτυα που χάνονται, εγκαταλείπονται και απορρίπτονται στο θαλάσσιο περιβάλλον είτε κατά λάθος είτε σκόπιμα…

May23

Zero Waste HoReca Cyprus 2024 – Best Practice Competition

H AKTH προκηρύσσει τον Διαγωνισμό “Zero Waste HoReca Cyprus 2024 – Best Practice Competition” ! Είσαι επιχείρηση HoReCa στην Κύπρο και σε ενδιαφέρει να κάνεις το επόμενο βήμα για την πράσινη μετάβαση; Τότε αυτός ο διαγωνισμός σε ενδιαφέρει! Υπόβαλε τώρα τις καλές πρακτικές σου για εξοικονόμηση ενέργειας και νερού, ελαχιστοποίηση των αποβλήτων και δημιουργία πιο…

May10

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