Danube International Centre for Advanced Studies for River-Delta-Sea Systems (DANUBIUS)
DANUBIUS is a Pan European R&D infrastructure in the field of integrated management of rivers-deltas-seas focused on Danube – Black Sea macrosystem with a hub in Danube Delta.
Mission of DANUBIUS it to provide innovative, science-based innovative solutions for major actual environmental-related problems and to set the framework for sustainable development of Danube – Danube Delta – Black Sea system, as best practice for large river – delta – sea systems worldwide. Nodes will be leading facilities and research centres will be dealing with processes, research methodologies and offering access to other parts of the Dabube – Black Sea macrosystem.
Effective integrated management of a large river – delta – sea systems must be based on:
-monitoring infrastructure for R&D purposes;
-new and more advanced analytical experimental methodologies;
-ecosystems services restoration strategies;
-improved approaches within environmental economics to evaluate connections between society and nature;
-management solutions based on forecasting and future scenarios.
- Posted on: 10.10.2014
- Created by: Elisabeth Koutsoviti
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