Name of the organization/project in the original language: 
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università degli Studi di Trieste
Name of the organization/project in English: 
Department of Life Sciences, University of Trieste
Please select the type of your organization/project: 
Research institute
Please indicate the mandate/goals/activities of your organization/project.: 
The Dept. of Life Sciences of the University of Trieste has three mssions: - research - teaching and education - knowledge transfer
How are you performing research on Citizen Science, taking part in Citizen Science activities and/or supporting Citizen Science?: 
The Dept. of Life Sciences coordinates a LIFE+ project devoted to the
Name of Citizen Science Project: 
CSMON-LIFE
Project URL: 
http://www.csmon-life.eu/
Brief description of project: 
CSMON-LIFE (Citizen Science MONitoring) is one of the first Italian projects which focuses on using a citizen science approach on biodiversity. I was funded by the European Commission under the LIFE+ programme. The project want to stimulate the participation of the citizens, involving them in the study, management and conservation of biodiversity, hence creating an active collaboration between citizens, scientific community and institutions.
Project social media contacts: 
twitter: @csmonlife facebook: https://www.facebook.com/csmonlife/