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New research on GHG emission reduction in livestock systems

New research on GHG emission reduction in livestock systems

Published Feb 24, 2020
The results of the 2018 joint call of the ERA-NETs FACCE ERA-GAS, SusAn and ICT-AGRI are now fully online available. In total, eight projects are funded, under a call ‘Novel technologies, solutions and systems to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions in animal production systems’. Total provisionally …
BONUS Forum ‘Successes of the past for the future’

BONUS Forum ‘Successes of the past for the future’

Published Feb 24, 2020
On the 21st of October, the 8th and final Forum of the Article 185 Initiative on the Baltic Sea region – BONUS will take place in Berlin. The last projects of the joint Baltic Sea Research and Development Programme calls will be finishing this autumn. The programme ran between 2012 and 2017 and fund…
Transnational phytosanitary research collaboration

Transnational phytosanitary research collaboration

Published Feb 24, 2020
Euphresco, the transnational network for phytosanitary research coordination and funding, has started a new cycle of discussions for project ideas. Euphresco projects start as ideas, based on national priorities and proposed by Euphresco partners. Through discussions, exchange and networking, the su…
Joint research to address Mediterranean' water, agriculture and food security challenges

Joint research to address Mediterranean' water, agriculture and food security challenges

Published Feb 22, 2020
The mission of the Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area, PRIMA, is ‘to achieve, support and promote integration, alignment and joint implementation of national R&I programmes under a common research and innovation strategy to address the diverse challenges in water s…
EJP Cofund on Agricultural Soil Management has started

EJP Cofund on Agricultural Soil Management has started

Published Feb 5, 2020
On February 1st, the latest European Joint Programme Cofund officially started. Twenty-six partners are joining forces in the area of agricultural soil research. Together with European Commission co-funding, the programme mobilises up to EUR 80 million and additional budget will be raised for extern…
Joint research on sustainable crop production in preparation

Joint research on sustainable crop production in preparation

Published Feb 5, 2020
The ERA-NET-Cofund on Sustainable Crop Production (SusCrop) has pre-announced its second transnational Call in the field of sustainable crop production. Proposals need to demonstrate how the project results will be relevant to improved crop production under a changing climate and/or to climate chang…
Research on infectious animal diseases invited

Research on infectious animal diseases invited

Published Feb 3, 2020
The ERA-NET Cofund International Coordination of Research on Infectious Animal Diseases (ICRAD) launched a co-funded call to support multi-disciplinary research to improve animal health and welfare. Research needs to address some of the key epidemic and (re)-emerging threats e.g. African Swine Fever…
Orientation Paper and Info Day on PRIMA 2020 Call

Orientation Paper and Info Day on PRIMA 2020 Call

Published Jan 28, 2020
In view of the launch of the 2020 Call, the PRIMA Secretariat has shared an Orientation Paper with information on the topics, rules for participation and budget for this year’s upcoming call. The call for proposals is expected to be published in February. More precise information on the schedule (la…
Biotech Hack for Responsible Research & Innovation

Biotech Hack for Responsible Research & Innovation

Published Jan 28, 2020
From 10-12 March, the second BioTech Hack for Research & Innovation of the ERA-NET CoBioTech will take place in Brussels. The event aims to bring together the ERA CoBioTech community (funding organisations, researchers from academia and industry) with other stakeholders in the domain of bioecono…
‘Next Generation Science for Oceans’ funds two additional projects

‘Next Generation Science for Oceans’ funds two additional projects

Published Jan 28, 2020
Thanks to an increase in financial commitment by several national funding agencies, a further two proposals to the joint JPI Climate and JPI Oceans’ call have been awarded funding. These two research projects are in addition to the MEDLEY and ROADMAP projects, selected earlier through the same compe…
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