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  • Last modified on Tuesday, 18 January 2022 09:06

Visit by the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to The Cyprus Institute

On Tuesday, 18th of January 2022, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, H.E. Mrs Anke Schlimm, and Mrs Makrina Amanatidou, Office for Protocol and Cultural Matters, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises to discuss the possibility of cooperation in…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 04 January 2022 14:48

CyI Accredited for Best HR and Health & Safety Practices

On Monday, 27th of December 2021, The Cyprus Institute was officially informed by the Cyprus Employers and Industrialists Federation (OEB) of the Institute’s successful accreditation for best Human Resources and Health & Safety practices – Sound Industrial Relations (SIR) 2014…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 14 December 2021 14:49

Visit by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth, to CyI

Photo: Dr Chrysanthia Leontiou, Prof. Jean Sciare, Mr Prodromos Prodromou, Dr Petros Kareklas, and Dr Terpsa Constantinidou On Tuesday, December 14, 2021, the Minister of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth, Mr Prodromos Prodromou, along with the Director of the Department of Higher Education, Dr…
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The 2021 SDSN and IEEP Report Shows Significant International Environmental and Social Spillovers to be Addressed to Achieve the SDGs

  The Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), SDSN Europe and the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP) publish today the third edition of the Europe Sustainable Development Report 2021, an independent quantitative report on the progress of the European Union (EU),…
  • Last modified on Monday, 06 December 2021 14:34

Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between CyI and Diversity Charter Cyprus

On Thursday, 18th of November 2021, The Cyprus Institute signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Diversity Charter Cyprus (DCC). DCC is part of the European Platform of Diversity Charters, an initiative of the European Commission that started in…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 01 December 2021 10:38

Researchers Discuss State-of-the-Art Computational Methods for Physical and Biological Systems at an International Conference in Paphos

Photo: Snapshot of the presentations of the posters by participating students. An International interdisciplinary Conference for the study of Multiscale Physical and Biological Systems using supercomputers was held with great success in Paphos, between the 22nd and the 26th of…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 01 December 2021 10:03

Visit by French Members of Parliament to The Cyprus Institute

On Wednesday, 1st of December 2021, the President of the France-Cyprus Friendship Group at the French National Assembly Ms. Nadia Essayan, along with a delegation from its Members, Ms. Florence Granjus and Ms. Sophie Mette, its Secretary Mr. Julien Barbot,…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 November 2021 14:20

Visit by the President of the Cyprus Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation, Dr Mary Ioannidou–Koutselini

On Thursday, 18th of November 2021, Dr Mary Ioannidou – Koutselini, President of the Cyprus Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation, visited CyI’s premises in Athalassa. Hosting the meeting was CyI President Prof. Costas N. Papanicolas, in the presence of CyI Assistant Vice-President for International Relations, Dr Nicolas Jarraud, CyI Assistant Vice-President of Strategy and Development, Dr Konstantions Kleovoulou, CyI Head of the Office of…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 18 November 2021 07:58

Seven CyI Projects Funded in RIF’s Latest “EXCELLENCE HUBS” Call

A total of seven research proposals submitted by CyI researchers were selected for funding in the latest evaluation results announced by the Research & Innovation Foundation (RIF). The projects are funded under RIF’s “EXCELLENCE HUBS/0421” call, which rewards excellent science…
  • Last modified on Monday, 18 October 2021 06:53

Towards A Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems Community Of Practice For The Mediterranean

At the end of September, scientists, practitioners and policy-makers from all around the Mediterranean agreed on the creation of a Community of Practice focused on building the capacity of Mediterranean stakeholders to operationalize adaptation, conservation and mitigation measures over Water,…
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Prof. Leonard Barrie, Former VP Research at CyI, Elected Fellow of the American Geophysical Union (AGU)

Prof. Leonard Barrie, Emeritus Professor at The Cyprus Institute and former Vice-President for Research, and currently Adjunct Professor in the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at McGill University and Professor Emeritus in Climate and Atmospheric Science at Stockholm University, has been elected amongst the fifty-nine individuals to the 2021…
  • Last modified on Monday, 27 September 2021 09:35

CyI Participates in “Researchers’ Night 2021” Virtual Event

ENGAGE 2021: A journey to the Digital and Green Age! The Cyprus Institute had an inspiring presence at the “European Researchers’ Night 2021: the diGitAl and Green agE (ENGAGE)” event, organised virtually for the second time, on Friday, 24th of…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 November 2021 14:21

Visit by Mr Jean-François Mbaye, Member of the French Parliament to Discuss Scientific Solutions for Tackling Climate Change

  On Wednesday, 15th of September 2021, Mr Jean-François Mbaye, Member of the French Parliament, accompanied by Mr. François Xavier Carabelli, Parliamentary Attaché, and Mr Emmanuel Mouriez, representative from the French Embassy, visited CyI’s premises in Athalassa.Hosting the meeting was…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 15 September 2021 09:23

Visit to CyI by Dr Anastasios P. Leventis

On Monday, 30rd of August 2021, Dr Anastasios P. Leventis and Professor Charalambos Bakirtzis visited STARC’s facilities. Hosting the meeting was STARC Director, Professor Thilo Rehren, who welcomed Dr Leventis and Prof. Bakirtzis, and had the opportunity to present his…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 November 2021 14:22

Visit by the Chargé D' Affaires of the Embassy of Hungary in Cyprus

On Thursday, 22nd of July 2021, the Chargé D' Affaires of the Embassy of Hungary in Cyprus, Mrs. Krisztina Lakos, and the Consular Assistant, Mrs. Agnes Merkouris, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises to discuss the possibility of cooperation in areas…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 November 2021 14:23

Visit to CyI by the Minister of Finance, Mr Constantinos Petrides

  On Tuesday, 20th of July 2021, the Minister of Finance, Mr. Constantinos Petrides, the Permanent Secretary of the Deputy Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy, Dr Stelios Chimonas, the Chief Scientist of Research and Innovation of the Republic…
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Cyprus Government Climate Change Initiative: A Step Closer to Forming a Regional Climate Action Plan for the Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East Region

Science-based climate change mitigation and adaptation policies were discussed by international groups of scientists, policy-makers and regional experts during a virtual seminar organized by The Cyprus Institute in the context of the Cyprus Government’s Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East Climate…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 November 2021 14:23

Visit to CyI by the Ambassador of Romania

On Friday, 25th of June 2021, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Romania to the Republic of Cyprus, H.E. Mr. Dan Mihalache, and the Consul General of Romania in Edinburgh, Mr. Anton Emmanuel Barbu, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises to…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 November 2021 14:24

Visit of Delegation of the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) to CyI

On Wednesday, June 23, 2021, the President of the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI), Mr. Christodoulos Angastiniotis, visited The Cyprus Institute along with CCCI’s Secretary-General, Mr. Marios Tsiakkis, CCCI’s Deputy Secretary-General, Mr. Leonidas Paschalides, and Mr. Michalis Moushouttas,…
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CyI Joins the New European Bauhaus (NEB) Initiative

The Cyprus Institute (CyI) has joined, as a partner, the New European Bauhaus (NEB) initiative, which is the flagship cultural initiative of the European Commission for the implementation of the Green Deal for urban environments. The partnership will be coordinated…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 08 June 2021 08:53

Kick-off Meeting for the EU “COLLECTiEF” Project for Energy Flexibility

The H2020- funded project aims to implement an interoperable and scalable energy management system to smart up buildings and their legacy equipment on large scale. Collective Intelligence for Energy Flexibility (“COLLECTiEF”) project, in which The Cyprus Institute is participating in…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 November 2021 14:24

Visit by the Commissioner for the Environment

On Monday, 17th of May 2021, the Commissioner for the Environment, Ms. Klelia Vasiliou, along with the Program Development and Management Officer for the Office of the Commissioner for the Environment, Mr. Kyriakos Shiakallis, visited The Cyprus Institute's premises. Hosting the…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 November 2021 14:24

Visit by the Ambassador of the Netherlands

On Wednesday, 21st of April 2021, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Nicosia, H.E. Ms. Elke Merks-Schaapveld, visited The Cyprus Institute's premises. The ambassador was informed about the large number of scientific and educational cooperation efforts between The Cyprus…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 22 April 2021 08:32

EARTH DAY 2021 – The Time for Future is Now

On occasion of Earth Day, The Cyprus Institute calls for a transition to a more sustainable “normal” that safeguards against the unfolding climate crisis. Cyprus and the surrounding region are a climate change hotspot. We have no time to waste.…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 April 2021 09:56

Visit by the Ambassador of Italy to Nicosia to Discuss Upcoming Joint Activities

On Monday, 5th of April 2021, His Excellency the Ambassador of Italy to Nicosia, Mr. Andrea Cavallari, visited The Cyprus Institute’s premises. The Ambassador congratulated The Cyprus Institute for its numerous and close ties with Italian Research Institutions, and expressed…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 02 March 2021 08:02

“Science and Society”: English Subtitles Available Online for Earlier Broadcasts

‘Science and Society’, the joint TV production of the Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation and The Cyprus Institute, now offers the opportunity to watch previously broadcasted episodes with English subtitles, allowing the non-Greek speaking public both in Cyprus and abroad to follow…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 24 February 2021 13:48

EU Funded NI4OS-Europe Project Delivers its First Integrated Resources on its Platform

HORIZON2002 NI4OS-Europe project, in which researchers of The Cyprus Institute are participating, brings scientific communities one step closer to the Open Science Cloud and Open Innovation vision, with the on-boarding of 19 new services to its digital service catalogue. NI4OS-Europe…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 11 February 2021 11:22

Kick Off Meeting for the EU “SIGNIFICANCE” Project on Prevention of Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Goods

On the 27th of January 2021, CyI’s STARC/APAC, in collaboration with the Università Politecnica delle Marche (Italy) and Hypertech S.A. (Greece), organized the kick off meeting for the EU Stop Illicit Heritage Trafficking with Artificial Intelligence (SIGNIFICANCE) Project. “SIGNIFICANCE” project,…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 03 February 2021 11:19

In Memoriam, Richard N. Cooper

Following the recent passing of Prof. Paul J. Crutzen, we are saddened to share with you the news that our Trustee Richard N. Cooper is also no longer with us. He passed away on December 23, 2020, at the age…
  • Last modified on Friday, 19 February 2021 11:00

CyI Appointed Grant Holder in new EU COST Action Project “COST MEDCYCLONES”

Please click here if you are not automatically redirected. COST MEDCYCLONES’s aim is to establish a European network for the study of Mediterranean cyclones. The need for this action stems from the fact that there are still significant gaps in…