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Last news from ERA-NET Sumforest
Last news from ERA-NET Sumforest
Published Jan 18, 2018
ERA-NET Sumforest, on Sustainable forest management, multifunctional forestry and European forest policy, ended in December 2017. It has published a brochure with a description of the work achieved an…Read more
MarTERA Call 2017: 19 proposals selected for funding
MarTERA Call 2017: 19 proposals selected for funding
Published Jan 18, 2018
The ERA-NET Cofund MarTERA on marine and maritime technologies opened a call for transnational research and innovation projects in different areas of maritime and marine technologies in December 2016.…Read more
ICT-AGRI Conference on ICT and Robotics for a Sustainable Agriculture: presentations available
ICT-AGRI Conference on ICT and Robotics for a Sustainable Agriculture: presentations available
Published Jan 18, 2018
ERA-NET ICT-AGRI2 organised a conference on digitisation in the agri-food system in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 24 November 2017. The program of the conference consisted of three main parts about opportun…Read more
ERA4CS report on the retrospective evaluation of the call procedures
ERA4CS report on the retrospective evaluation of the call procedures
Published Jan 16, 2018
The ERA-NET Cofund "European Research Area for Climate Services" (ERA4CS) has published a report on the retrospective evaluation of the call procedures of the ERA4CS joint call, which was launched in …Read more
Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET news
Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET news
Published Jan 16, 2018
The Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET (ERA-MBT) ended in December 2017 and published its last newsletter including information on the third joint call results and the new initiatives on marine biotechnolog…Read more
BiodivERsA policy brief: action on invasive alien species should better anticipate climate change effects on biological invasions in Europe
BiodivERsA policy brief: action on invasive alien species should better anticipate climate change effects on biological invasions in Europe
Published Jan 16, 2018
BiodivERsA has announced the publication of a new policy brief entitled "Action on invasive alien species should better anticipate climate change effects on biological invasions in Europe". The brief …Read more
Results ARIMNet2 2017 young researchers call
Results ARIMNet2 2017 young researchers call
Published Jan 16, 2018
The ARIMNet2 Consortium has announced the fifteen promising project selected for funding through the ARIMNet2 2017 young researchers call. The aim of this call is to reinforce the capacities of young …Read more
Second Joint Workshop FACCE ERA-GAS, ERA-Net SusAn & ICT-AGRI 2, Dublin, 20-21 February 2018
Second Joint Workshop FACCE ERA-GAS, ERA-Net SusAn & ICT-AGRI 2, Dublin, 20-21 February 2018
Published Jan 15, 2018
A second Joint Workshop between FACCE ERA-GAS, ERA-Net SusAn & ICT-AGRI 2 will be organised in Dublin, Ireland, on 20 and 21 February 2018. The theme of the workshop will be "Smart Mitigation of G…Read more
SUSFOOD2 Board and the Expert Advisory Board meeting
SUSFOOD2 Board and the Expert Advisory Board meeting
Published Dec 20, 2017
SUSFOOD2 had a joint meeting of the SUSFOOD2 Board and the Expert Advisory Board 14 December in Madrid. Christine Bunthof, coordinator PLATFORM, is member representing PLATFORM and attended the meetin…Read more
JPI chairs state: joint research is essential to address grand societal challenges
JPI chairs state: joint research is essential to address grand societal challenges
Published Dec 20, 2017
December 1st 2017, the competitiveness council of the European Union met to consider ways to solve global challenges in the next EU multiannual framework for research and innovation (FP9), the success…Read more
SCAR 2017 Tallinn conference: focus on bioeconomy R&I policies and representation
SCAR 2017 Tallinn conference: focus on bioeconomy R&I policies and representation
Published Dec 20, 2017
On 4 and 5 December, the second conference of the Standing Committee for Agricultural Research (SCAR) took place in Tallinn, Estonia, entitled "Research and innovation policy, state-of-play and the ro…Read more
Outcome of ERA CoBioTech’s co-funded call
Outcome of ERA CoBioTech’s co-funded call
Published Dec 18, 2017
In ERA CoBioTech’s first call “Biotechnology for a sustainable bioeconomy” (co-funded by the EC) 22 multilateral research projects have been selected for funding, with a total budget of 31.2 M€. 22 f…Read more
Stakeholder Consultation on the Research and Innovation Roadmap for European Raw Materials 2050
Stakeholder Consultation on the Research and Innovation Roadmap for European Raw Materials 2050
Published Dec 18, 2017
Have your say on the development of the future R&I actions needed to boost the European raw material sector and secure a sustainable and competitive supply The European raw material partners from…Read more
FACCE SURPLUS second call funds 8 research projects
FACCE SURPLUS second call funds 8 research projects
Published Dec 18, 2017
FACCE SURPLUS recently published the results of the second call on small scale biorefineries on their website. In total eight research projects were selected for funding: FLEXIBI, CichOpt, HaloSYS, AB…Read more
7th International Bioeconomy Conference, 6-7 June 2018, Halle, Germany
7th International Bioeconomy Conference, 6-7 June 2018, Halle, Germany
Published Dec 18, 2017
The 7th International Bioeconomy Conference will take place place in Halle (Saale), Germany, on 6 and 7 June 2018. The motto of this year's conference is "Circular Bioeconomy. Bio meets Economy – Sc…Read more
ForestValue call 2017 – networking webinar summary and presentations available
ForestValue call 2017 – networking webinar summary and presentations available
Published Dec 18, 2017
The ForestValue networking webinar on 15 Novemberconnected over 100 researchers interested in the ForestValue call for proposals 2017. Multifarious project presentations and a summary table including …Read more
2018 Water JPI International Conference, 6-7 June 2018, Helsinki, Finland
2018 Water JPI International Conference, 6-7 June 2018, Helsinki, Finland
Published Dec 18, 2017
The Academy of Finland will organise the second Water JPI Conference, to be held in Helsinki, Finland, on 6 and 7 June 2018. This event on "emerging pollutants in freshwater ecosystems" will be organi…Read more
New ERA HDHL call expected early 2018 on nutrition & the epigenome
New ERA HDHL call expected early 2018 on nutrition & the epigenome
Published Dec 18, 2017
JPI HDHL will launch the 2nd non-cofunded action under ERA-HDHL in the emerging field of nutrition & epigenetics. A more complete understanding of the relationships between nutrition and health is…Read more
FACCE-JPI workshop on Big Data
FACCE-JPI workshop on Big Data
Published Nov 27, 2017
The FACCE-JPI exploratory workshop on big data was held in Copenhagen on 22 November 2017. The objective of the workshop was to identify the potential role of big-data for food security, with a focus …Read more
FACCE-JPI workshop on Technologies
FACCE-JPI workshop on Technologies
Published Nov 27, 2017
The FACCE-JPI exploratory workshop on technologies was held in Copenhagen on 21 November 2017. It explored how to foster the adoption of existing (and emerging) technologies for primary production in …Read more
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