About Junta de Andalucía

Consejería de Agricultura, Ganadería, Pesca y Desarrollo Sostenible The Consejería de Agricultura, Ganadería, Pesca y Desarrollo Sostenible of the Junta de Andalucía, has competences in agriculture, livestock, food, environment, water and climate change. Among these: the conservation, sustainable use, improvement and restoration of the natural heritage and biodiversity of Andalusia; the promotion of sustainable socio-economic development in relation to the natural heritage and, especially, within protected natural areas, as well as the public use related to them; the integrated management of environmental quality, including environmental liability and repair of damage to the environment.

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About enviroinment and water agency of Andalusia

The Environment and Water Agency of Andalusia (AMAYA) is a public business agency. As the manager of the INFOCA Plan, it is an entity with ample experience and competences in operational and preventive actions and in technical studies in the context of forest fires. In research, it is worth highlighting the work carried out by AMAYA staff or the management of knowledge of the INFOCA system, among others, to which we can add the Andalusian Regional Burning Team (ERQUA), which has developed the use of prescribed burns in Andalusia and technical fire training for INFOCA staff.

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Contact: Francisco Senra Rivero, 

About Doñana Biological Station

 Doñana Biological Station The Doñana Biological Station is a Public Research Institute belonging to the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), within the Natural Resources area. Its fundamental mission is to carry out multidisciplinary research at the highest level, aimed at understanding, from an evolutionary point of view, the way in which biodiversity is generated, the way in which it is maintained and deteriorated, as well as the consequences of its loss and the possibilities for its conservation and restoration.

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Contact: Xim Cerdá,

About Finnova Foundation

The FINNOVA Foundation is a private Spanish non-profit organisation. Finnova’s mission is to be a driver of innovation for young people and promotes open innovation, entrepreneurship and startups, avoiding the relocation of economic activity and attracting investment in a context of global competition. FINNOVA acts as a promoter of initiatives in the field of prevention and adaptation to climate change, the promotion of entrepreneurship and employment.

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Contact: José Manuel Requena,

About Huelva provincial deputation

The Provincial Council of Huelva is a public institution that provides direct services to the citizens of the province of Huelva and technical, economic and technological support to the councils of the 80 municipalities in the province. Among its functions, it coordinates some municipal services and organises different services of a supra-municipal nature. Its headquarters are in the city of Huelva.

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About the university of Huelva

The University of Huelva (UHU) is a public higher education centre in the province of Huelva. It has research staff specialised in forest fires, both in the scientific field of Agroforestry Sciences and Geography. This staff has developed work, teaching and research experience in the field. The UHU also has the necessary infrastructures and equipment to carry out research in the field of forest fires.

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Contact: Miguel Carvajal Zaera,


The Association Of Integrated Production Group Galpagro (API BALAM) is a private entity linked to the agricultural sector for more than 25 years. It has extensive experience in this sector. Its advice to small farmers and in different farms, provides technical support aimed at a cutting-edge agriculture that combines productivity and sustainable development through a new business model.

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Contact: Jose Luis Vaca Vidal,

About university of Cordoba

The University of Cordoba (UCO) is a public higher education centre in the province of Cordoba. It is responsible for the academic training in the degree in Forestry Engineering and the master’s degree in Forest Fires, Science and Integrated Management. In addition to its competences in university education, the University of Cordoba has extensive experience (more than 25 years) in forest fire protection research.

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Contact: Francisco Rodríguez y Silva,

About university of Cadiz

The University of Cadiz (UCA) is a public higher education centre in the province of Cadiz, which has demonstrated its capacity to solve the challenges and problems of society, especially those related to the environment. As an institution of higher education, research and transfer, it is highly adaptable to technological demand in key sectors, such as the unmanned aerial vehicle sector.

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Contact: Luis Barbero Gonzales,

About Junta de Extremadura

Regional Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development, Population and Territory of the Regional Government of Extremadura The Regional Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development, Population and Territory (JuntaEX) is a regional ministry that forms part of the Regional Government of Extremadura and exercises autonomous powers in the areas of agriculture and livestock, rural development, forestry planning and management, hunting and fishing, forest fire prevention and extinction, spatial planning, town planning and domestic policy in the Autonomous Community of Extremadura. It is also responsible for cooperative and labour societies, as well as demographic and population policy.

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Contact: Pedro Muñoz Barco, |


 Dehesa Research Institute. University of Extremadura The Instituto Universitario de Investigación de la Dehesa (INDEHESA) is an R&D centre dependent on the University of Extremadura created to contribute to the development of the general aims of the University of Extremadura and the R&D&I System of Extremadura. Specifically, its main aim is to promote basic and applied research in the field of the operation, management, enhancement and conservation of multiple-use agroforestry systems and especially the Dehesa, due to its relevance for scientific knowledge and social welfare, as the most extensive agroforestry system in Europe.

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Contact: Álvaro Gómez Núñez,

About CARTIF Technology Centre

CARTIF is an applied research centre, horizontal, legally a private and non-profit foundation, born from the University of Valladolid, whose mission is to offer innovative solutions to companies to improve their processes, systems and products, improving their competitiveness and creating new business opportunities. CARTIF develops R&D&I projects financed directly by the companies or through public funds obtained in national and international competitive calls. CARTIF also advises public administrations (city councils and regional governments) in the planning and development of innovative projects with a high economic return.

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Contact: Raúl Sánchez,

About Ávila provincial deputation

The Diputación Provincial de Ávila is the body responsible for the government and administration of the province of Ávila. Among its fundamental functions is to cooperate with the 247 municipalities of Ávila, especially with the smaller ones, as well as to provide technical and legal assistance to the town councils.

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Contact: Alberto Lopez,

About university of Vigo

The University of Vigo (UVigo) is a public higher education centre in the province of Vigo, which carries out its activity with administrative independence within the Galician University System and forms part of the Inter-University Commission of Galicia (CiUG), a body belonging to the Regional Ministry of Education and University Planning of the Galician Regional Government. In 2010 the university became a centre of the Campus of International Inter-university Excellence Campus del Mar, in which the three Galician universities and several universities from the north of Portugal participate, as well as the IEO and CSIC.

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About EnergyLab Technology Centre

The EnergyLab Technology Centre is a private, non-profit technology centre that has been carrying out R&D&I activities since September 2008. Its objective is to improve the competitiveness of the business fabric through the development of innovative projects to improve energy performance and reduce the environmental impact of its activities.

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Contact: Dolores Mariño, 

About Fundación Empresa Universidad Gallega

The Fundación Empresa-Universidad Gallega (FEUGA) is a non-profit organisation under private law, founded in 1982 and specialised in the transfer of knowledge, innovation and technology from the Galician university system to the business world and society in general. The Foundation is a benchmark in the management of business-university relations; in the promotion and execution of collaborative R&D&I projects and in the implementation, improvement, management or certification of business innovation…

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Contact: Lucía Braña,

About university of ÉVORA

The University of Évora is a public higher education institution in the municipality of Évora, Alentejo region. Its research and development (R&D) activities are distributed among 14 research centres and 3 chairs. It is worth mentioning the importance of the following units it holds in relation to the CILIFO project areas: the Institute of Earth Sciences, the Institute of Mediterranean Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and the Centre for Research in Mathematics and Applications.

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Contact: Rui Salgado,

About the intermunicipal community of the region of Coimbra

The Intermunicipal Community of the Region of Coimbra is a legal entity of public law and associative nature, being formed by the municipalities of Arganil, Cantanhede, Coimbra, Condeixa-a-Nova, Figueira da Foz, Góis, Lousã, Mealhada, Mira, Miranda do Corvo, Montemor-o-Velho, Mortágua, Oliveira do Hospital, Pampilhosa da Serra, Penacova, Penela, Soure, Tábua and Vila Nova de Poiares. Its mission is to promote the development of the municipalities and to reinforce the joint identity of the region, responding to the common needs of its members.

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Contact: José Lopes,


Regional Agency for Energy and Environment of the Algarve (AREAL) is a private non-profit association that counts as partners some of the most important public and private organisations in the Algarve. AREAL’s competences and expertise are fully related to the promotion of regional energy innovation, developing projects aiming at the increasing use of renewable energy sources; the promotion of the reduction of atmospheric pollution and its environmental impact and the increase of energy efficiency through the introduction of the latest technologies.

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The Intermunicipal Community of Baixo Alentejo is a legal entity of public law of associative character and territorial scope, composed of the municipalities of Aljustrel, Almodovar, Alvito, Barrancos, Beja, Castro Verde, Cuba, Ferreira do Alentejo, Mértola, Moura, Ourique, Serpa and Vidigueira.

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About Regional Agency for Energy and Environment of Alto Minho (AREA AM)

Private non-profit association resulting from the legal revision of AREALIMA – Regional Agency for Energy and Environment of the Lima Valley, dated 20 November 2009. AREA Alto Minho thus benefited from the experience of its predecessor which, throughout its ten years of existence, concentrated its activity on the development of projects/activities in the areas of renewable energy sources, the rational use of energy, the protection and promotion of the environment and energy-environmental training and awareness.

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Contact: Susana Silva,