The first Cyprus-Ireland Blue Growth Initiative has successfully concluded! Many thanks to Clean Coasts, University College Cork, and specifically Dr Tom Doyle and Dr Valerie Cummins, Mick Mackey and all the team at Bantry Marine Research Station, Kathrin Kopke at Centre for Marine and Renewable Energy and Mr. Cormac Gebruers at the National Maritime College of Ireland NMCI for taking the time to meet with AKTI’s staff while in Ireland.
And of course many, many thanks to the Irish Foreign Ministry and H.E. Ms Ni Fhalluin, the Irish Ambassador in Cyprus, and the Cypriot Foreign Ministry for the support!
As the Minister mentioned, the initiative is
“an example of the innovative cooperation we are looking for and that we are happy to encourage and support”!
What a great way to start the Cyprus-Ireland Blue Growth Collaboration!