SOLAR Project

Integrated food and energy systems for climate-smart agriculture

The SOLAR project aims to lead towards climate-smart agriculture via supporting awareness-raising about environmental and climate-change challenges. Focusing on multifunctional agriculture and integrated food and energy systems partnership, the project offers strengthening new key competences for climate-smart agriculture.

This will be possible thanks to developed methodology for introducing SOLAR competences in curricula, as well as learning materials developed according to this curriculum. Accordingly, the specific objectives seek to develop and/or integrate existing vocational curricula by providing multidisciplinary knowledge and know-how on the food and energy systems through the development of personalized learning materials in farms or organizations from rural sector.

Through its activities and project’s results, project contributes to disseminating learning outcomes improvements of non-formal learning activities as well as spreading the utilisation of open and innovative education.