The project will foster international cooperation at both regional and across-regions level, by allowing the interaction among European, Far East Asian and Central Asian partners. The project Consortium is composed by twelve partners, namely:
- three European Academic Institutions (Università degli Studi del Molise, Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture),
- seven Asian Academic Institutions (Huazhong Agricultural University, Institute of Soil Science of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Fujian Normal University, the Kyrgyz State Technical University Razzakov, Osh Technological University Adyshev, D.Serikbayev East-Kazakhstan State Technical University, Auezov South Kazakhstan State University), and
- two counselling partners from Italy (Studiogiuliano srl and Fondazione FORMIT).
The intent of this initiative is to mutually enhance education, research, and outreach capabilities in the field of Land Degradation, as well as to strengthen the relations between higher education and the wider economic and social environment.