Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC)

The Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) is a non-profit research institution established in 2005, with the financial support of the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research. CMCC manages and promotes scientific and applied… Read more »

National Research Council of Italy (CNR)

The National Research Council (CNR) is a public organization; its duty is to carry out, promote, spread, transfer and improve research activities in the main sectors of knowledge growth and of its applications for the scientific, technological, economi… Read more »

Italian National Agency for new technologies, energy and sustainable economic development (ENEA)

The Agency’s main research issues are identified as follows: Energy Efficiency Renewable Energy Sources Nuclear Energy Climate and the Environment Safety and Health New Technologies Electric System Research Specifically, the Agency’s activities are dev… Read more »

National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV)

INGV is an independent organization working under the supervision of the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR). INGV is divided into administrative divisions and specific branches. The National Group of Operational Oceanography… Read more »

Italian National Institute for Environmental Protection and Research (ISPRA)

The Italian National Institute for Environmental Protection and Research (ISPRA – Istituto Superiore per la Protezione e la Ricerca Ambientale) is a public legal entity subject to the vigilance of the Italian Ministry for the Environment, Territory and… Read more »

National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics (OGS)

OGS is an internationally oriented public research institution. This institution operates and develops its own mission in the European Research Area (ERA) and internationally, prioritizing the basic and applied research fields of: Oceanography (under t… Read more »


Blue algae in Tholen. Credit: Deltares Deltares is the new Dutch institute for Delta Technology. It started on 1 January 2008 and is a new and independent institute for applied research and specialist advice. Together parts of Rijkswaterstaat /DWW, RIK… Read more »

Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI)

KNMI is the Dutch national institute for weather, climate research and seismology. It disseminates weather information to the public at large, the government, aviation and the shipping industry in the interest of safety, the economy and a sustainable e… Read more »


The Waterdienst is a new national service of Rijkswaterstaat, Directorate General of Public Works and Water Management. The Waterdienst oversees the state and the use of the main water system in the Netherlands: the interrelated network of major rivers… Read more »

Institute of Marine Research (IMR)

The Institute of Marine Research, IMR, is one of the biggest marine research institutes in Europe with about 1,000 employees. Our main activities are research, advisory work and monitoring. In January 2018, the IMR was merged with the National Institut… Read more »