From Farm to Fork: Reducing pesticide use for safer food February 18, 2022
An event with talks from Stella Kyriakides, the EU Commissioner of Health and Food Safety, Costas Kadis, the Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, Despo Louka-Christodoulou, of the State General Laboratory, the organic farmer Pieris Hadjipieris and a presentation by myself (MS). See YouTube video below (in Greek). See here for the event invitation.
Short interview to Panayiota Kapsouli for Lemesos local newspaper - 17 Feb. 2022
Covered by high school student journalists! Article by Kyriaki Ioannou, Elina Dimitriou and Margarita Petrou (Arch. Makarios 3rd Lyceum, Nicosia) on an ambitious project to involve students in research on the wild bees of the island - May 25, 2020
Article in Politis Newspaper on Andri's work "The wild bees (Hymenoptera, apoidea) of the island of Cyprus" - April 26, 2020
Presentation by Menelaos on Climate Change Effects on Crops, Pests, and their Natural Enemies, Open University of Cyprus - February 13, 2020 - click here for the ppt
Article in Phileleftheros newspaper on the environmental footprint of wine, Feb. 2, 2020
2019 and older
Presentation by Andri Varnava on Lavender and Bees at 3rd National Lavender Festival, Platres, Cyprus - July 7, 2018
Paideia news and Phileleftheros newspaper article on Effects of Climate Change on Agriculture - July 1, 2018 Click here for the article.
Presentation by Dr. Panos Hadjinikolaou (CyI) on Climate Change and Local Impacts - March 18, 18
Phileleftheros newspaper article on bees with reference to Andri's work -March 4, 18 Click here for the article.
Presentation by Yiannis Christofides of "Illustrated Flora of Cyprus" book (co-organized with Terra Cypria and Laona Foundation) -Feb. 28, 2018
Article on Andri's work on "Solitary bees" in Phileleftheros newspaper -Feb. 6, 18 Click here for the article.
Article in Phileleftheros newspaper on wine environmental footprint - Dec. 11, 2017 Click here for the article.
Article featuring Andri's work on "Bee hotels" in Politis newspaper -Nov. 26, 17 Click here for the article.
Article in Philelftheros newspaper on Commandaria Agrodiversity Trail, April 9, 2017 Click here to access the article.
Article in Phileleftheros newspaper on Anogyra Agrodiversity Trail and the AgroLIFE project, Sept. 25, 2016 Click here for the article.