C4G and Segal are highlighted at UrbietOrbi for their cooperation with African institutions towards natural disaster risk mitigation

The Project SUGGEST-AFRICA, which benefits from the participation of UBI, led by Prof. Rui Fernandes – researcher from SEGAL (UBI/IDL), is one of the highlights at UrbietOrbi this week. UBI was awarded a research grant (299.278,74 €) by FCT and the Aga Kahn Development Network, for cooperation with African institutions Read more…

C4G and Segal are highlighted at Jornal do Fundão for their cooperation with African institutions towards natural disaster risk mitigation

The Project SUGGEST-AFRICA, which benefits from the participation of UBI, led by Prof. Rui Fernandes – researcher from SEGAL (UBI/IDL), is one of the highlights at UrbietOrbi this week. UBI was awarded a research grant (299.278,74 €) by FCT and the Aga Kahn Development Network, for cooperation with African institutions Read more…

Fogo Island – Lava Evolution

Since the start of the eruption the lava has traveled a long way and allready reached several povoations. The most damaged was Portela, that was fully destructed by the lava. Bellow you can find some pictures of the lava reaching the povoation. Copyright: Prof. Pedro Almeida, UBI