PORTUGUESE, OF COURSE! Competitiveness - Defining and delivering the Portuguese wines consumers will want to buy.
TOUGHER THAN EVER! Sustainability - Designing and delivering a resilient Portuguese vine and wine system.
The ReWine project is an educational program that aims to promote good practices of Circular Economy already implemented by some companies in the wine sector and whose contents will be presented over the following months.
The main goal of this project is to contribute to an active citizenship in this field, focused on the awareness that Circular Economy is an important pathway to achieve Sustainable Development.
This initiative is promoted by ADVID/CoLAB VINES&WINES, co-financed by the Environmental Fund and ENEA2020, and is based on the three principles of circular economy – Eliminate waste and pollution, Keep products and materials in use and Regenerate natural systems.
CoLAB VINES&WINES participated in the 2nd ANNUAL MEETING OF COLLABORATORY LABORATORIES held on the 9th and 10th of November at the University of Aveiro.
The event, organized by ANI, aimed to promote and monitor the activities and progressive evolution of the 35 currently recognized CoLABs, as well as their development in the context of regional, national and European research and innovation strategies.
Access the video of the event here.
ADVID/CoLAB VINES&WINES participated in the first edition of the “Science at Lunch” initiative dedicated to the topic of viticulture and sustainability.
The event was organized by the School of Sciences of the University of Minho (ECUM), took place last Friday, October 8, and included the presentation of several scientific projects currently in progress at UMinho, Sogrape and ADVID/CoLAB WINES&WINES, with the objective of helping the sector to become more resilient and sustainable.
ADVID’s participation was promoted under some of its current strategic lines – Climate Change, Sustainable Production and Economic Sustainability – through the EYESonTRAPS, INFRAVINI, VINIOT and VINCI projects.
Also in focus was the demonstration of the open access platform – ADVIDclim, with climate projections for mainland Portugal in the time periods 2020, 2050 and 2080.
The European Event Agriculture 4.0 – Driving Sustainability for the European Wine Sector is promoted by ADVID, through CoLAB VINES&WINES, and will take place online on June 16, between 9am and 5pm.
See the program and register here.
ADVID/CoLAB VINES&WINES is involved in an innovative project to reduce the use of copper in vineyards – COPPEREPLACE.
This is an international initiative approved and funded by the Interreg Sudoe Programme, which aims to offer integrated, innovative, and viable solutions to reduce the use of copper while promoting environmentally sustainable production.
Visit the website for more information at www.coppereplace.com.