Projects

 Andorra - Europe barometer

Andorra - Europe barometer

Society

Tool for integral analysis on the state of opinions regarding relations between Andorra and the European Union.

Impact studies of the Andorra- EU association agreement

Impact studies of the Andorra- EU association agreement

Society

Estimate, follow-up and analysis of the impacts on Andorran society and economy of an eventual association with the European Union.

IMAGYN-GeoPiri3D

IMAGYN-GeoPiri3D

Mountain

Caracterisation of the continental lithosphere and its thermodynamic evolution in the Pyrenees.

Richi Entrepreneurs Challenge 2021

Richi Entrepreneurs Challenge 2021

Technology

Immersion program in Boston to grow in Andorra, promoting innovation in the fields of health, sports and wellness.

Antena 4.0

Antena 4.0

Technology

The initiative named Antena 4.0 is based on the promotion of the 3D printing sector and that of additive manufacturing.

Demographic projection 2020-2031: population and homes

Demographic projection 2020-2031: population and homes

Society

Demographic projections are a valuable tool in understanding and planning the future.

Analysis of public policy

Public policy analysis

Society

Analysis and evaluation of public policies selected for their relevance for Andorran society.

Mooovement

Mooovement

Technology

Mobile app aimed at providing support to Andorra´s livestock farmers during the grazing season.

Andorra: future challenges

Andorra: challenges of the future

Sustainability Society

Technical coordination of this participative prospect project looking to identify Andorra´s future challenges in the next 25 years and offer solutions to face them.

Andorra, Biosphere Reserve

Andorra, Biosphere Reserve

Sustainability

Technical coordination for Andorra´s candidacy to become a biosphere reserve within the UNESCO Man and Biosphere program.

Solar potential

Potencial.solar tool

Sustainability

Estimating and visualising solar photovoltaic potential of covering the entirety of building rooftops in Andorra.

Ethics of the digital ecosystem

Ethics of the digital ecosystem

Society Technology

Framework to establish the ethical implications related to the definition, implementation and use of digital technologies.

Sociology capsules in times of pandemic

Sociology capsules in times of pandemic

Society

A solidarity initiative for the dissemination of the social sciences.

Survey on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on Andorran businesses

Survey on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on Andorran businesses

Society

By initiative of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services of Andorra, this work measures the impact of the crisis caused by COVID-19 on Andorran businesses.

Covid19 challenge

Covid19 challenge

Technology

An open innovation initiative to show how many people are inside or outside of a commercial establishment.

FLORALAB: network of open air botanical laboratories

FLORALAB: network of open air botanical laboratories

Mountain

Network of study, preservation and improvement of flora heritage in the Oriental Pyrenees, built on a cross-border network of Open Air Botanical Labs.

Citizen participation in times of lockdown

Citizen participation in times of lockdown

Society

Contribution to the launching of the citizen participation platform Visc.ad in both technical and technological aspects.

Sentinel observatory

Sentinel observatory

Mountain

Long term interdisciplinary research device aiming to study spatial and temporal dynamics of mountain ecosystems.

The 'Nord Andorrà'

The 'Nord Andorrà'

Society

A history of electrification in Andorra.

Andorra and the Spanish Civil War

Andorra and the Spanish Civil War

Society

An exhaustive study on the influence of the Spanish conflict on Andorra.

Teabag

Teabag

Mountain

Study on the rate of soil decomposition following the teabags method. 

MIRANDA

MIRANDA

Mountain Sustainability

Mountain meteorology and air quality in the central valley of Andorra.

ADAPYR

ADAPYR

Mountain

Capitalisation, observation transferal and appropriation of adaptation strategies to climate change in the Pyrenees.

FLORAPYR AVANCE

FLORAPYR AVANCE

Mountain

Project to contribute to the OPCC on the evolution and preservation of flora and vegetation in the Pyrenees.

MOMPA

MOMPA

Mountain

Monitoring of Land Movements and Action Protocol.

ACCLIMAFOR

ACCLIMAFOR

Mountain

Analysis of the effects of climate change on important forest species in the Pyrenean region.

CONECTFOR

CONECTFOR

Mountain

Characterization and preservation of forested areas with a high ecological value and of their ecological connectivity.

PYRMOVE

PYRMOVE

Mountain

Cross border management and prevention of the risk associated with landslides.

COLEOPTER

COLEOPTER

Sustainability

Development of an integrated approach to the energy efficiency of public buildings that links technical, social and economic challenges.

REMAS

REMAS

Sustainability

Quantifying model of the risk of greenhouse gas emissions in forest fires to include this indicator in management policies and programs.

Andorra at Expo2020 Dubai

Andorra at Expo2020 Dubai

Sustainability Technology

Participation at the Universal Exposition at the United Arab Emirates.

DroneLab

Drone Lab

Technology

Logistical and operational support in research and innovation projects that use non-piloted aircraft in Andorra.

MONTCLIMA

MONTCLIMA

Mountain

Transnational strategic framework on natural risk prevention and management in mountain regions.

First Pyrenean parliaments

First Pyrenean parliaments

Society

Emma Arcelin has worked on the various Pyrenean parliamentary models of the Old Regime.

National Story

National Story

Society

A new history of Andorra.

The privilege of Bishop Arnau of Tovia

The privilege of Bishop Arnau of Tovia

Society

In the framework of the sixth centenary of the writing of the privilege, two researches papers on the Consell de la Terra.

National mobility model

National mobility model

Sustainability

National scale traffic simulation model to study the impact of different strategies around mobility in Andorra.

WISE-PREP

WISE-PREP

Mountain

Analysis of precipitation processes in the Eastern Ebro subbasin.

PHÉNOCLIM: phenology and climate

PHÉNOCLIM: phenology and climate

Mountain

Phénoclim encompasses phenology and climatology to know how climate change affects the vital cycle of plants.

Emissions calculator

Emissions calculator

Sustainability

Simplified calculation platform to compensate greenhouse gas emissions in the domestic sector, organisations and events.

Five hours with the history of Andorra

Five hours with the history of Andorra

Society

A series of conferences on Andorra's history.

Casa de la Muntanya

Casa de la Muntanya

Mountain Technology

To discover mountains in an interactive and innovative manner, promoting new projects, products and services among different actors in the field of mountains.

Political parties and activity in Andorra

Political parties and political activity in Andorra

Society

Studies on the internal functioning of political parties, the party system, access to political activity and its professionalization.

Datahub

Datahub

Technology

A country technological infrastructure to work in data science.

The 'Carta Pôbla'

The 'Carta Pobla'

Society

Our associate researcher Oliver Vergés has dissected one of the founding documents of the history of Andorra.

Andorrans in the notarial documentation of the Urgell Chapter Archive

Andorrans in the notarial documentation of the Urgell Chapter Archive

Society

A research by Laura de Castellet on the notarial sources of Urgell from the 14th century.

Consell de la Terra bursary

Consell de la Terra bursary

Society

The Consell de la Terra grant finances the writing of a doctoral thesis to promote postgraduate studies on the Andorran political or parliamentary system.

EnergiAnd

EnergiAnd

Sustainability

Energy model of Escaldes-Engordany on the scale of buildings so as to study challenges and the potential for an energy model change in urban buildings.

PIRAGUA

PIRAGUA

Sustainability

Characterization of the water Pyrennean cycle to improve adaptation capabilities of the territories in the face of challenges posed by global change.

POCRISC

POCRISC

Mountain

For a common culture of seismic risk in the Pyrenees.

Pyrenees DNA

DNA PYRENEES

Mountain Sustainability

Pyrenean heritage enhancement and cooperation project of the Living Pyrenees Education Network.

Study on caretakers for dependent persons

Study on caretakers for dependent persons

Society

This work wants to highlight this vital task within our society, focusing on both paid professionals as well as volunteers.

III Congress of the History of the Pyrenees

III Congress of the History of the Pyrenees

Society

Forty papers on the history of the mountain range.

Following of the mediation processes

Following of the mediation processes

Society

Through the Sociology group an annual analysis of mediation in Andorra is made, regulated by a law from 2018.

30 years of international relations

30 years of international relations

Society

Analysis of Andorra´s international relations and foreign policy: configuration, evolution and outcomes.

Sentinel lakes

Sentinel lakes

Mountain

Studies of lakes to increase knowledge on their ecological functioning,identify threatening factors and define management actions to preserve them.

Pere Canturri Scolarship

Pere Canturri Scholarship

Society

The Pere Canturri Scholarship is dedicated to historical research, and is aimed at students who have just completed their undergraduate studies.

 Manuel Mas Grant

Manuel Mas Grant

Society

Intended for students who have finished their graduate studies, and who propose research work on Andorran politics and institutions.

Dynamics of avalanches

Dynamics of avalanches

Mountain

Spatiotemporal patterns of avalanche dynamics in Andorra.

Paleontological heritage

Paleontological heritage

Mountain

Project to identify and value Andorra´s paleontological heritage.

Analysis of mobile phone data

Mobile phone data analysis

Sustainability Technology

Analysis of data gathered from mobile phone users to study its potential as a tool for national planning.

Snow Lab

Snow Lab

Sustainability Technology

Testing space for innovative strategies in the fields of snow and mountains with the aim of contributing to sustainable development.

Abstentionism in Andorra

Abstentionism in Andorra

Society

Since 2007, this study analyses voters motives for not exercising their right to vote in Andorran elections.

GWOP

GWOP

Mountain

Mountain waves and orographic precipitation in the Pyrenees.

Evaluation and model of air contamination

Evaluation and modeling of air pollution

Sustainability

Analysis and modeling of the dynamics of air pollution in Andorra and study of the possible impacts on the territory.

Ornitho

Ornitho

Mountain

Citizen participation website allowing to upload data and photo of birds, butterflies, mammals, reptiles, orchids... in Andorra´s geographic environment.

Climate bulletin

Climate bulletin

Mountain

The aim of the climate bulletin is to characterise and monitor climate behaviour (temperature and precipitation) over a specific period in Andorra.

ATES Platform

ATES

Mountain

Tool to improve awareness and safety when preparing winter outings around the country's routes and areas.

CLIM’PY

CLIM’PY

Mountain

Characterization of climate evolution and information supply for adaptation and to know climate evolution in the Pyrenees in a context of global change.

Economic impact of ski tourism in Andorra

Economic impact of ski tourism in Andorra

Sustainability

Study on the economic impact of ski resorts on the Principality of Andorra´s economy.

Potential for solar panels in the Pyrenees

Potential for solar panels in the Pyrenees

Sustainability

Characterization of the solar photovoltaic energetic potential on building rooftops in the Pyrenees and implementation of a platform to consult results.

Observatory of childhood

Observatory of childhood

Society

The gathering of indicators to evaluate children's situations in our country, an initiative by the National Committee in Andorra for UNICEF.

Observatory of Andorran Mountains

Observatory of Andorran Mountains

Mountain Sustainability

The aim of the Observatory of Andorran Mountains is to raise awareness of the evolution of the physical and biotic elements in Andorra through different indicators.

Projections of snow tourism in Ontario and Austria

Projections of snow tourism in Ontario and Austria

Sustainability

Analysis of ski resorts´ vulnerability and skier response to future dynamics of higher scarcity in snow resources.

SARIF

SARIF

Mountain

The Forest Fire Risk Assessment System provides the thematic cartographic layers that allow the assessment of daily fire risk in Andorra.

LEAP-Andorra

LEAP-Andorra

Sustainability

Model of the energy system to evaluate the impact of energy policies and face the main challenges associated with national energy security.

Youth observatory

Youth observatory

Society

An initiative by the Government's Department of Youth to gather indicators from the 16 to 29 year old age group.

NIVOPYR

NIVOPYR

Sustainability

Evaluation of the influence of climate change on the evolution of snow tourism, more specifically on alpine skiing in the Pyrenees.

Analysis of the Principality´s tourism

Analysis of the Principality´s tourism

Society

Analysis of the impact of this important economic activity in Andorra commissioned by Andorra Turisme.

SOCA: Tracking of birds common to Andorra

SOCA: Tracking of birds common to Andorra

Mountain

Long term tracking program of Andorran bird fauna ; a project made possible thanks to the participation of volunteer ornithologists.

Following of snowdrift vegetation

Following of snowbed vegetation

Mountain

Snowbeds are habitats where snow is present for almost nine months of the year and where there is minimal human intervention.

Political opinion survey

Political opinion survey

Society

A survey analysing current political affairs in the Principality, carried out annually, as well as before all general elections.

GBIF

GBIF

Mountain

Global biodiversity database, with the aim of expanding knowledge, promote investigation and influence environmental policies.

Use of languages

Use of languages

Society

The study of use of languages within the population and its interconnections with the make up of Andorran society is one of our most consolidated lines of research.

Seismic stations

Seismic stations

Mountain

Seismic stations allow to monitor and follow seismic events with Andorra as an epicentre.

EDNA

EDNA

Mountain

The Snow and Avalanche Space is an environment in which to spread information regarding snow and avalanches.

Following of snow meteorological episodes and avalanches.

Following of snow meteorological episodes and avalanches.

Mountain

Following and study of snow meteorological episodes that produce avalanche activity.

Andorran Social Care Observatory

Andorran Social Care Observatory

Society

The main objectives of the Andorran Social Care Observatory are to inform, document and evaluate the country's social situation.

Rocks on the street

Rocks on the street

Mountain

Open-aired geology museum.

Andorra´s mineralizations

Andorra´s mineralizations

Mountain

Website that includes an inventory of Andorra´s mineralisations, as well as geologically interesting information.

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Meteorological observation systems

Mountain

Generating of meteorological observations to support a different number of projects.

World Values Survey (WVS) in Andorra

World Values Survey (WVS) in Andorra

Society

Both Andorran participations in the World Values Survey, in 2005 and 2018.

Participatory Processes

Participatory Processes

Society

Since 2006 we have organised a series of participatory processes by initiative of public administrations.

Natural Risks database

Natural Risks database

Mountain

Database of events that have occurred in Andorra and have caused damages.

Health and nutrition

Health and nutrition

Society

From the area of Society we collaborate with the Health Department and the SAAS in studies on all aspects related to health.

Ethnobotany and ethnomycology study

Ethnobotany and ethnomycology study

Mountain

Study on the traditional uses of plants and fungi, as well as their possible application in cosmetic research.

BMSAnd

BMSAnd

Mountain

Butterfly Monitoring Scheme of Andorra

Geological Map of Andorra

Geological Map of Andorra

Mountain

Geological mapping of Andorra on a scale of 1:25.000.

Study of Andorra´s pastures above the forest line

Study of Andorra´s pastures above the forest line

Mountain

Project to better understand the general state of pastures, necessary to carry out a reasonable management foraging resources.

The world of education

The world of education

Society

This project encompasses the entire range of studies related to education in Andorra carried out by our research group.

Observatory: the barometer

Observatory: the barometer

Society

A periodical survey given to all the population of legal age to measure the evolution of indicators in different aspects of Andorran society.

Work relations

Work relations

Society

This project aims to cover the basic structure keys and work dynamics in Andorra from an initial sociological approach.

Immigration and the current make up of Andorran society

Immigration and the current make up of Andorran society

Society

One of the most significant traits of Andorran society is the great diversity in origin of its inhabitants.

Evolution of the landscape

Evolution of the landscape

Mountain

Study of landscape evolution through comparing terrain covering maps carried out from aerial photographs from 1948, 1972, 1995 and 2012.

SIGMA

SIGMA

Mountain

The SIGMA project´s main goal is to gather and offer themed Andorran mapping generated from the country's research center.

Mycology study

Mycology study

Mountain

Check-list study, red list of fungi and ecology of fungi producing mushrooms in Andorra: production and diversity with regards to climate change.

Living Pyrenees Education network

Living Pyrenees Education network

Mountain Sustainability Society

Cross border network with over eighty entities and professionals from the field of environmental education of Pyrenean territories.

The material testimonies of the construction of the State of the Pyrenees: the Co-Principality of Andorra

The material testimonies of the construction of the State of the Pyrenees: the Co-Principality of Andorra

Society

Multinational candidacy between the states of Andorra, Spain (La Seu d’Urgell) and France (Foix) for UNESCO World Heritage.

The Solana of Andorra

The Solana of Andorra

Society

Lasting around five centuries, the legal conflict over ownership rights over la Solana confronted Encamp and Canillo with Merens.

Biography of Julià Reig Ribó

Biography of Julià Reig Ribó

Society

Julià Reig was one of the most charismatic 'síndics' of the 20th century, the protagonist of Andorra's years of rapid growth.

Capsules of Andorra's history in times of confinement

Capsules of Andorra's history in times of confinement

Society

A solidarity initiative for historical difussion in times of pandemic.

Political studies and Andorran historiography: a state of affairs

Political studies and Andorran historiography: a state of affairs

Society

An untimate bibliography on the history of Andorra.