Clim4Vitis is a three-year Horizon 2020 project funded by the European Union Research and Innovation programme nder the Grant Agreement number 810176. Clim4Vitis finds its framework within the Twinning instrument under the all topic: WIDESPREAD-05-2017.
It is coordinated by Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD) (Portugal), with the support of Potsdam Institut fuer Klimafolgenforschung (PIK) (Germany), Universita degli studi di Firenze (UNIFI) (Italy), Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) (Luxembourg) and Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI) (Portugal).


Clim4Vitis´s main objective is to strengthen and raise UTAD´s – and more specifically its research group CITAB´s – science and technology (S&T) capacity and performance in two main specific fields of research in viticulture & climate:
• Grapevine modelling;
• Methods and tools for assessing climate change impacts on European viticulture, in general, and on grapevine productivity, quality attributes and risk of diseases and pests in particular.


Clim4Vitis´ main objective will be achieved through the following specific objectives:
• Transfer knowledge and implement capacity building for the enhancement of S&T capacity
• Lay the foundations of Clim4Vitis´ long-term sustainability
• Increase the reputation, attractiveness and networking channels of UTAD and enhance the visibility of Clim4Vitis


  • August 16, 2019

“Clim4Vitis days” at UNIFI, Florence

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Clim4Vitis organised the second edition of “Clim4Vitis Days” at UNIFI in Florence, Italy. Held from 9th to 12th July 2019, among the highlights were a Climate Change Impacts Workshop and a Clim4Vitis Staff Exchange. These events attracted keen participation of UNIFI researchers and staff. Meanwhile, UTAD researchers attending the...

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  • July 29, 2019

Clim4Vitis association with the Applied Sciences journal

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Clim4Vitis is glad to associate with the Applied Sciences journal. Applied Sciences is an international peer-reviewed open access journal on applied natural sciences published semi-monthly online by MDPI. The journal covers all aspects of applied biology, applied chemistry, applied physics, and applied engineering. It had an Impact Factor of...

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  • March 1, 2019

“Clim4Vitis days” at UTAD, Vila Real

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Clim4Vitis organised the first edition of a series of capacity building events collectively known as “Clim4Vitis Days”, at UTAD in Vila Real, Portugal. Held from 18th to 20th February 2019, a thematic workshop, a public launch conference and a short course were organised. The events attracted keen participation of...

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February 2020
17 February 2020
Belvaux and Remich, Luxembourg
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Project meeting 4 at LIST

Picture credit: Sergey Izotov

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July 2020
13 July 2020
Potsdam, Germany
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May 2021
03 May 2021
Vila Real, Portugal
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