“The Iberian Center for Research and Combating Forest Fires (CILIFO) is 75% funded by the Interreg VA Spain – Portugal Cross-Border Cooperation Program – POCTEP (2014-2020). The project seeks:”
To strengthen and unite cooperation, working procedures, and training among the devices for the Prevention and Extinguishment of Forest Fires in the cooperative area of the Euroregion Alentejo – Algarve – Andalusia.
To promote the creation of lasting and quality employment in the area; reduce the economic cost of fires by creating a rural economy linked to the landscape.
Improve the response capacity to forest fires of the administrations and authorities involved in fighting them in the three participating regions.
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