For the implementation of various projects HISR has collaborated with the following policymaking entities, organizations and associations since 2002:


Academic Institutions

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki – School of Geology

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki – School of Rural and Surveying Engineering

Biology Department – University of Crete  

Natural History Museum of Crete

Department of Biology – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens 

Zoological Museum – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens



Ministry of Environment and Energy 

Region of Crete

Ministry of Employment and Social Protection

Former Municipality of Stavroupoli, Xanthi

Former Municipality of Neapoli, Lassithi


Development Agencies

Heraklion Development Agency S.A.

Lassithi Development Agency S.A.

Xanthi Development Agency S.A.

Psiloritis Development Agency of Local Government (AKOM-M) S.A.

Eastern Crete Development Organization S.A.


Environmental Education Centers

Anogeia Environmental Education Centre

Ierapetra – Neapoli Environmental Education Centre

Archanes – Rouva – Gouves Environmental Education Centre

Vamos Environmental Education Centre


Associations and environmental organisations

Hellenic Speleological Society – Department of Crete

Hellenic Zoological Society

Naturalist Mountaineering Club of Siteia-Caving club

WWF Hellas


Other entities

University of Crete – Property Development and Management Company

Sitia Geopark, UNESKO

Psiloritis Nature Park, UNESKO