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Water JPI organised international workshop on RDI cooperation development for tackling global water challenges, Tangier, Morocco, 31 March 2017
Water JPI organised international workshop on RDI cooperation development for tackling global water challenges, Tangier, Morocco, 31 March 2017
Published May 4, 2017
The international workshop on RDI cooperation development for tackling global water challenges took place on 31 March 2017 in Tangier, Morocco. It was a fruitful occasion. Several cooperation projects…Read more
Booklet of ERA4CS funded projects
Booklet of ERA4CS funded projects
Published May 4, 2017
ERA4CS has published a booklet with information about the 26 selected projects funded by the ERA4CS Call on Researching and Advancing Climate Services Development (which closed on 23 February 2017).  …Read more
Collaboration FACCE-JPI, JPI Oceans and JPI HDHL on food & nutrition security
Collaboration FACCE-JPI, JPI Oceans and JPI HDHL on food & nutrition security
Published May 4, 2017
Food and nutrition security bridges a number of societal challenges since it encompasses the entire food system (land and sea). In their strategic research agendas, the JPIs FACCE, HDHL and OCEANS hav…Read more
CORE Organic II project summarised outcomes in a video tutorial:  Phosphorus recycling for organic agriculture
CORE Organic II project summarised outcomes in a video tutorial: Phosphorus recycling for organic agriculture
Published May 4, 2017
The CORE Organic II project Improve-P recently ended. The purpose of the project was to develop strategies to balance P cycles in organic farming with recycling fertilizers. The background is that man…Read more
BiodivERsA Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda available
BiodivERsA Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda available
Published May 2, 2017
BiodivERsA partners have adopted and published the first published its first Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA), covering the 2017-2020 period. The BiodivERsA SRIA sets out the strategic…Read more
New ERA-NET Cofund ForestValue announces provisional Call launch with mixed budget of public and industrial (co-)funding
New ERA-NET Cofund ForestValue announces provisional Call launch with mixed budget of public and industrial (co-)funding
Published May 2, 2017
On 14 February 2017 a proposal for the ERA-NET Cofund “ForestValue - Innovating forest-based bioeconomy” was submitted to the European Commission (EC) in response to the SFS-19 call "Sustainable Food …Read more
COFASP has ended, results are now available
COFASP has ended, results are now available
Published May 2, 2017
After 4 productive years COFASP ended on 31 January 2017. All the goals that were set four years ago (and more) have been achieved. The COFASP consortium feels that they have a lot more to offer in su…Read more
PROIntensAfrica presents strategy proposal: Harnessing the potential of diverse intensification pathways for Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture
PROIntensAfrica presents strategy proposal: Harnessing the potential of diverse intensification pathways for Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture
Published May 2, 2017
The need to unlock the potential of African agriculture is broadly acknowledged, and it has resulted in many research and innovation projects and programs. Yet many efforts are scattered. Lack of alig…Read more
WaterWorks2015 held kick-off meeting of funded projects, Stockholm, Sweden, 6 April 2017
WaterWorks2015 held kick-off meeting of funded projects, Stockholm, Sweden, 6 April 2017
Published Apr 24, 2017
In 2016, the Water JPI launched a joint call in the frame of the ERA-NET Cofund WaterWorks2015 to support research on the sustainable management of water resources in agriculture, forestry and freshwa…Read more
BBI JU Call for proposals 2017 open
BBI JU Call for proposals 2017 open
Published Apr 24, 2017
The BBI JU* Call for proposals 2017 opened on 11 April 2017. The 2017 call is the fourth in a total of seven calls between 2014 and 2020. It has 4 strategic orientations: Feedstock, Process, Products,…Read more
ARIMNET2 Joint Call 2017 for young researchers
ARIMNET2 Joint Call 2017 for young researchers
Published Apr 21, 2017
On 1 June 2017 ARIMNet2 will launch the ARIMNET2 Joint Call 2017 for young researchers transnational research proposals. In the pre-announcement young researchers are described as persons who have obt…Read more
Results BioStep Forum on Creating Networks for  the Transition to a Bio-based and Circular Economy
Results BioStep Forum on Creating Networks for the Transition to a Bio-based and Circular Economy
Published Apr 18, 2017
The EU Bioeconomy Strategy is currently undergoing a review, which will be completed by mid-2017 and underpin the future orientation of the strategy. At the same time, policy-makers are discussing the…Read more
ERA-MBT made report about funding possibilities for marine biotechnology research
ERA-MBT made report about funding possibilities for marine biotechnology research
Published Apr 18, 2017
One of the objectives of ERA-MBT’s work programme is to “identify needs and gaps in the value chain from research to ‘proof of concept’, and even into industrial research & development”. As a part…Read more
PLATFORM held presentation on the future of P2Ps in PC-SCAR workshop
PLATFORM held presentation on the future of P2Ps in PC-SCAR workshop
Published Apr 13, 2017
SCAR organised a second workshop this year together with the programme committee of Societal Challenge 2 Bioeconomy, in Brussels on 30 March. The future of Public-to-Public partnerships (P2Ps) in the …Read more
Water JPI Implementation Plan 2017-2019 launched
Water JPI Implementation Plan 2017-2019 launched
Published Apr 10, 2017
The Water Joint Programming Initiative (Water JPI) Implementation Plan 2017-19 was launched during the Water JPI Advisory Boards meeting in Dublin on 23 March 2017. The document provides a roadmap for…Read more
Presentations available of final seminar 4th call WoodWisdomNet
Presentations available of final seminar 4th call WoodWisdomNet
Published Apr 7, 2017
On 4-5 April 2017 WoodWisdom-Net held their 9th programme seminar, at the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh, Scotland. This public seminar brought together around 100 researchers and stakeholders fro…Read more
Infoweek on H2020 Societal Challenge 2, 14-17 November 2017, Brussels, Belgium
Infoweek on H2020 Societal Challenge 2, 14-17 November 2017, Brussels, Belgium
Published Apr 7, 2017
The Research Executive Agency (REA), the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (DG RTD) and the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) of the European Commission…Read more
Starting dates projects 2nd ERA-MBT call “Biodiscovery - Bioactive molecules from the marine environment"
Starting dates projects 2nd ERA-MBT call “Biodiscovery - Bioactive molecules from the marine environment"
Published Apr 7, 2017
In the 2nd Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET (ERA-MBT) call entitled “Biodiscovery - Bioactive molecules from the marine environment”, five projects were selected for funding, with a total budget of € 5.8 …Read more
European Commission to set up a Stakeholders Platform on Circular Economy
European Commission to set up a Stakeholders Platform on Circular Economy
Published Apr 6, 2017
The European Commission adopted an ambitious Circular Economy Package on 2 December 2015. The Package consists of an EU Action Plan with measures covering the whole product life cycle: from design, so…Read more
Joint Call NKJ-SNS Networks will fund networking activities among Nordic forest and agro sectors
Joint Call NKJ-SNS Networks will fund networking activities among Nordic forest and agro sectors
Published Apr 4, 2017
The Joint Call NKJ-SNS Networks, launched by the Nordic Joint Committee for Agricultural and Food Research (NKJ) together with Nordic Forest Research (SNS), is calling for proposal applications for ne…Read more
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