Our MEDfOR alumnus Mustafa Sert has recently started to work at the General Directorate of Combating Desertification and Erosion affiliated with the Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Environment, Urbanization and Climate Change. Mustafa is from Turkey and studied at the University of Lleida and the University of Tuscia in the academic years 2020/2022.

Congratulations on your new position Mustafa!

“I had a fantastic time and am grateful for the opportunity to study at two world-class universities, University of Lleida and University of Tuscia, alongside students from all over the world”, says Mustafa. “I was promoted to my current position after completing the MEDFOR program. I would especially want to thank Vanessa Borges and Catarina Tavares, the project managers for MEDfOR, as well as Prof. Anna Barbati, my supervisor, Prof. Jose Antonio Bonet and Prof. Paolo de Angelis, local coordinators at U Lleida and U Tuscia, respectively, and other academics and friends.”