ACTeon – Innovation, Policy, Environment is a French-based small sized (20 persons) research and consultancy company active in the environmental field, providing support to policy development and implementation. It is specialised in the “soft” components of environmental management and policy, i.e. social and economic impacts, the value of ecosystem’s goods and services, the role of economic instruments in environmental policy, governance & institutions, mediation & communication, prospective and policy evaluation. ACTeon is providing support to policy development and implementation in the fields of water, agriculture and the environment, climate change, renewable energy, nature protection, forest, marine resources, etc. The geographic focus of activities includes France, Europe (other European countries & EU level policy initiatives), the Mediterranean region and the Caucasus.
ACTeon leads WP1, Stakeholder Engagement and Communication, and provides social and economic expertise to relevant WPs and case studies.