NEWS & INSIGHTS

  • Cultural Ecosystem Services

    27/11/2016 - Skerries, Ireland

    In this video we look at how to engage local stakeholders in identifying and cultural ecosystem services and placing a value on these services that can be used to direct town planning policies and decisions.

  • Using Ecosystem Science

    24/03/2015 - Montado, Portugal

    In this video we look at how leading European scientists and researchers in the OPERAs project, work together with businesses, governments and NGOs to understand the services provided by the ecosystem and how these can be harnessed and preserved. Martin Watson from SW Visions was part of the facilitation team put together by Prospex.

  • Rights in Malta

    09/12/2014 - Valletta, Malta

    In this video we look at the importance of awareness raising and communications around fundamental rights. The video shows extracts from a workshop in Malta with government officials, that are using a toolkit created by the Fundamental Rights Agency of the European Union, with advice and guidance on how to engage the public, politicians, the media and colleagues on fundamental rights. Martin Watson from SW Visions designed and led the workshop as part of a facilitation team put together by the European Council on Refugees & Exiles.

  • European Youth Forum

    09/10/2014 - Brussels, Belgium.

    In this video we look at how you can enhance communications between participants in a large conference setting. The video shows extracts from the European Training and Youth Forum 2014 hosted by the European Commission, that attracted over 400 participants for two days of debates on how education policies can meet skills gaps and tackle high levels of unemployment in Europe.  Martin Watson from SW Visions was part of the facilitation team put together by Prospex.

  • Europe's Languages

    02/07/2014 - Nicosia, Cyprus

    In this video we look at how you can communicate with target audiences in multiple languages during a workshop. The video shows extracts from a workshop in Cyprus as part of the European Union research project BEWATER. Both Greek and English were used simultaneously as the workshop languages to ensure that participants felt comfortable expressing their ideas and contributing to the outcomes.  Martin Watson from SW Visions was part of the facilitation team put together by Prospex.

  • Tunisia Water

    25/06/2014 - Zaghouan, Tunisia

    In this video we look at how you can enhance communications with target audiences in a workshop setting. The workshop takes place in the Zaghouan water basin region of Tunisia where participants are discussing the future management of water as part of the EU funded research project BEWATER. Martin Watson from SW Visions is part of the facilitation team put together by Prospex.