Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna

Comprising 31 Departments and 5 Schools, the University of Bologna embodies a rich history spanning nine centuries. Its roots trace back to 1088 when the Studium of Bologna was established, making it one of the oldest universities in the Western world. Throughout its existence, the university has witnessed the vibrancy of the Middle Ages, the intellectual fervour of the Renaissance, the challenges of the modern era, and its subsequent resurgence in contemporary times. The University of Bologna proudly stands as a testament to this enduring legacy.

Role in the project:

UNIBO brings its expertise in hydroponics to the consortium and plays a crucial role in T2.4.1, which focuses on hydroponics with recycling fertilizer. Additionally, UNIBO contributes to various other areas, including capacity building in Living Labs, the strategy building phase, and assessing the sustainability and resilience of urban and peri-urban food systems.