The
SOCLIMPACT
Project

DownScaling CLImate ImPACTs and decarbonisation pathways in EU islands, and enhancing socioeconomic and non-market evaluation of Climate Change for Europe, for 2050 and Beyond.

The
SOCLIMPACT
Project

DownScaling CLImate ImPACTs and decarbonisation pathways in EU islands, and enhancing socioeconomic and non-market evaluation of Climate Change for Europe, for 2050 and Beyond.

Islands

The SOCLIMPACT consortium involves partners from 12 EU islands and archipelagos:
European Small States Islands: Cyprus and Malta;
European islands: Baltic Islands, Balearic Islands, Siciliy, Sardinia, Corsica, Crete;
European Outermost Regions: Azores, Madeira, Canary Islands and French West Indies.

Local Working group

The following partners are involved in the study of Corsica: TEC (Island Focal Point) NOA UCLM ULPGC The following local stakeholders have declared their interest in participating in the local study of Corsica in the frame of the Soclimpact...

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Blue economy sectors

Key figures Tourism is the most important sector in Corsica: 10,6% of the Island’s employment and 11% of the GDP are generated by tourist’s spending’s (2015); Over 8,9 million passengers were welcomed in the Island (ports, airports, cursers...

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Short description

Historically, Corsican were mountain people until the 19th century: each coastal city is closely linked to a mountain village. Indeed, coasts were a synonym of disease (malaria) and of pirate incursions. The history of the island is a...

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Blue Economy sectors

The SOCLIMPACT partners have expertise in the four selected Blue Economy sectors

Costal and maritime tourism

aquaculture

Maritime energy

Maritime transport

Partners

The SOCLIMPACT consortium involves 24 partners from different key expertise needed, including the study of Climate Change impacts, Climate models, Economy models, Social sciences, Marine biodiversity, Climate policies and Islands and Outermost Regions policies.

University of Castilla La Mancha (UCLM)

University of Castilla La Mancha (UCLM)

Department carrying out activities: Knowledge and Technology Transfer Office From its foundation (1985), the University of Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM) has grown at a high rate, attracting qualified human resources and providing the people in the...

Institute of Economic Structures Research (GWS MBH)

Institute of Economic Structures Research (GWS MBH)

Departments carrying out activities: Energy and Climate The Institute of Economic Structures Research (GWS MBH) is a private, independent economic research and business and policy consultancy organization. Our goal is to provide...

TOURISME TERRITOIRES TRANSPORTS ENVIRONNEMENT CONSEIL (TEC)

TOURISME TERRITOIRES TRANSPORTS ENVIRONNEMENT CONSEIL (TEC)

Department carrying out activities: TEC TEC is primarily a consulting firm who has been working for more than twelve years to provide a variety of public and private clients with a “tailor-made” solution, through methods and implication...

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Project in numbers

The SOCLIMPACT Project started on december, 1st 2017 with a budget of 4, 481, 340.00 €

Islands

Sectors

Work package

Partners