This project was coordinated by the Syndicat d’Aménagement des Baronnies (France) and the Mediterranean Centre of Environment - France and was supported 12 pilot actions aiming at restoring farmed terraces in six countries of the Mediterranean area.
PROTERRA was supported by the European Commission (DG Agriculture).
The Mediterranean Center of Environment - Greece took part to this network and coordinated the 2 pilot actions in Greece: Kapessovo in Epirus and the Island of Naxos.
The project created a NGO ProTerra during the final seminray in Corsica-France, in Octobre 2001. Its objective is to strengthen the cooperation and to open the approach to other partners.