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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

Fifth #SEALIVE Knowledge Transfer Event: Malta, Jan 31

The 5th and final #SEALIVE Knowledge Transfer Event is approaching, and the grand finale will be hosted in the beautiful destination of Malta! Organized by AKTI Project and Research Centre and Isotech Ltd, with the valuable support of the Voluntary Organisation and eNGO, Żibel, the “Biobased Plastics for Marine and Terrestrial Applications: Exhibition, Knowledge Transfer…

Jan19

Green Enough: Check out our latest developments in Wrocław, Poland!

Last week, the Green Enough project, including AKTI, came together in Wrocław, Poland. The meeting provided the partners with the first opportunity to test their augmented reality phone application. This innovative tool is designed to make recycling education accessible for individuals with disabilities and others, offering a fun and interactive way to identify and sort…

Jan17

Advocating Together for a Sustai-novative Future: AdvocaCY’s final multifaceted event!

Calling all NGOs, CSOs, event/festival/workshop facilitators, and sustainability enthusiasts in Cyprus!  We invite you to “Advocating Together for a Sustai-novative Future”, AdvocaCY’s final multifaceted event! As we close the chapter on the AdvocaCY project, this last event is nothing short of a celebration – a culmination of learning, connection, and … sustai-novation! Explore additional details…

Jan16

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