Wildfire prevention in Greece and Italy: the results of Ofidia2

The project Ofidia 2 – Operational FIre Danger preventIon plAtform 2, funded by Interreg V-A Greece-Italy cross-border programme, will showcase its main results during an online public event on Tuesday, May 25 – 2021, starting at 9.00 -12.00 am. The final workshop titled “Wildfire monitoring and prevention: science, innovation and cross-border cooperation towards informed decisions for firefighting” will be an occasion to present the

FireAware, a free mobile App for fire notifications thanks to Ofidia2 project

Science and citizens brought together in a “Citizen Science” experiment to fight fire hazard. This is the goal of FireAware, the new application for iOS devices introduced in the framework of Ofidia2 project – Operational FIre Danger prevention plAtform 2.The App allows citizens to send real time notifications and collects anonymous data useful to perform statistical fire

Kick-off meeting Ofidia 2 project: preventing and fighting forest wildfires in Puglia Region and in Greece

The Kick-off meeting of the project Ofidia 2 – Operational FIre Danger preventIon platform, co-funded for 1.854.000 euro by the Interreg V-A Greece-Italy Programme 2014-2020, was held on 7-8 May in Lecce. A fruitful cooperation between scientific research, cutting-edge technologies, policymakers and Italian and Greek public agencies will improve the safety of environment from wildfires