Open the application period of tuition aid to study the master's degree in Planning and Management of Natural Risks of the University of Alicante, academic year 2018-2019. This aid is contemplated in the Agreement signed with the Consorcio de Compensación de Seguros.
Deadline for requesting aid: Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Prof. Bas Amelung (Wageningen University & Research, WUR), coordinator of the SIMTWIST project, visits the Institute
From November 25th to 30th, Prof. Bas Amelung, Assistant Professor, from Department of Environmental Sciences at Wageningen University & Research (WUR), visited the Institute. Prof. Amelung has extensive experience about the impact of climate change in tourism activity, with special emphasis on its environmental connotation.
The 1st edition of the MOOC “Geographical analysis of natural risk: Perceive, plan and manage uncertainty” has concluded and we want to thank you for your interest and participation in it.
Thank you very much for making us confident and for sharing your experience, but also for sharing your suggestions, which will undoubtedly help us to be more competitive and be up to the audience, increasingly prepared and demanding.
Sandra Ricart and María Hernández Course coordinators and teaching team leaders
The Wageningen University & Research (WUR) hosted between June 24 and 26 the kick-off meeting of the SIMTWIST European project (Simulating tourism water consumption with stakeholders), selected in the Water JPI 2018 Closing the Water Cycle Gap call. The Interuniversity Institute of Geography (University of Alicante, UA), together with the Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering (Università di Bologna, UNIBO), are the project partners duly coordinated by the Department of Environmental Sciences (WUR), that lasts for 3 years (starting on June 1, 2019).