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From 3D printing to mass production

In March 2020, Klaster Obróbki Metali made 3000 face shield, after technological consultation we decide on mass production. After 10 days we've got possibility 3000 face shield on one relay :) TV wants to show that for our society: https://www.facebook.com/biuroKOM/posts/1553636721463597
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Support actions during pandemic Covid19

The University of Silesia in Katowice, a member of the Silesian Aviation Cluster organized the action #UŚ Wspiera. Together they prepared materials that can help all of us to find ourselves in this unique, not easy situation. The experts there tell how they deal with remote working, leisure time and...
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Carpathian Ecosystem Service Toolkit

In the aftermath of the Covid 19 crisis, economic and natural ecosystems will get more interlinked. In that regard, EU INTERREG Central Europe has launched the inittiaitve to develop the Carpathian Ecosystem Service Toolkit, which will be be a collective work of experts in ESS and decision-making...
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Support for health care in Poland

Polish rappers challenged themselves to financially support health care during the Covid 19 pandemic. Each nominated participant had to publish a song consisting of 16 verses. The whole action entitled #Hot16Challenge2 was breaking popularity records on the web, thanks to which it was possible to...
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Music, a beautiful panacea

The therapeutical effects of music have been studied eversince there are records in the history of mankind. The covid-19 crisis has driven behavioural scientist together to research on behavior change interventions to help slow the spread of the virus and one of the results was a beautiful playlist...
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Toolkit for coal regions in transition

Coal regions have been subject to a long and painful transition which seems somehow endless. The covid 19 crisis will put additional economic social pressure urging for a sutainable solution. In this context, The Coal Regions in Transition Platform has published 4 new toolkits: "Transition...
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Covid, Collaboration and Clusters, by James Wilson

The socioeconomic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic is asking new and difficult questions of companies, governments, universities and just about all organisations. As our economies and societies gradually re-open, those questions associated with immediate resistance to the pandemic are starting...
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Protection and COVID-19

The Global Protection Cluster (GPC) and its field operations are working closely with partners and governments to ensure the inclusion of those in need of protection as a result of conflict, disasters and climate change in national and local COVID-19 preparedness, prevention and response activities...
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Polish students - additional materials

This year Polish youth will be passing school leaving exams a month later than usual, due to the coronavirus epidemic. This exam is very stressful for young people becuase it determines their future and help them to choose the best University. In order to meet the needs of those people – University...
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Revolutionising ICU care for the post Covid-19 world

The onslaught of the Covid-19 pandemic has put tremendous pressure on the world’s society, economy and healthcare systems, leading to governments scrambling for quick fixes to stop the spread of infection and protect as many lives as possible. One very public race is for a safe and effective vaccine...
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..here comes the sun ...and the seaside is calling!...

...here comes the sun (the beatles)….and the seaside is calling!... to keep safe, some rules at the beaches have to be implemented in order to keep the probability of contagious at minimum. In Portugal a kind of “occupancy indication” is implemented using real time counting of people. This solution...
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A member of Bydgoszcz Industrial Cluster is involved in the production of protective goggles

Company Vicim Poland, which normally is a manufacturer of parts for the automotive industry, specializing in the production of car mats - textile and plastic car mats, during the coronavirus pandemic, has been involved in the production of protective goggles. The company do it to help prevent COVID...