CAWRI-BAS – Climate, Atmosphere and Water Research Institute

The Climate, Atmosphere and Waters Research Institute at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (est. 2018) studies the climate system, focusing on climate change, urban, coastal, mountainous, and agricultural climates, physicochemical processes in the atmosphere, water resources and their conservation and use, related systems and services. In addition to its engagement in fundamental and applied interdisciplinary research, the Institute participates in the formation of innovative, scientific knowledge-based policies and supports the work of our many international partners, state and local institutions, as well as a range of other stakeholders. CAWRI-BAS is proud to be one of the first coordinators of research projects, co-funded by the EU Horizon Europe programme in Eastern Europe, engaged in serving the communities and environment in the Danube River Basin.