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Pre-announcement 12th Call Bioenergy & 2nd additional Joint Call BESTF3

Pre-announcement 12th Call Bioenergy & 2nd additional Joint Call BESTF3

Published Jul 6, 2017
ERA-NET Bioenergy and ERA-NET Cofund BESTF3 have pre-announced the launch of the 12th joint call for Research, Development & Innovation (R&D&I) proposals of the ERA-NET Bioenergy / 2nd additional joint call for R&D&I proposals of the ERA-NET Cofund Bioenergy Sustaining the Future…
SUSFOOD2 continues with second stage of co-funded joint call

SUSFOOD2 continues with second stage of co-funded joint call

Published Jul 6, 2017
The ERA-NET Cofund SUSFOOD2 on sustainable food production and consumption, started in January 2017 and is the continuation of the FP7 ERA-NET SUSFOOD which ran from 2011 to 2014. The twenty-six partners from 15 EU Member States and Third countries started their 5 year cooperation with the launch of…
A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life (HDHL) JPI News

A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life (HDHL) JPI News

Published Jul 6, 2017
Four nice notifications from the Joint Programming Initiative 'a Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life' (JPI HDHL): 1) JPI HDHL movie: Why research on nutrition & health mattersThe movie explains the role that research on nutrition and health can play in improving public health and increasing the qua…
European Commission's Bioeconomy Knowledge Centre (BKC): launch event

European Commission's Bioeconomy Knowledge Centre (BKC): launch event

Published Jul 3, 2017
The European Commission's Bioeconomy Knowledge Centre (BKC) will be launched in Brussels on 20 July 2017 as the Commission's central knowledge hub on the bioeconomy. Many EU policies influence the bioeconomy and are influenced by it. It is important to ensure that they are complementary and coheren…
Network of Centres of Excellence in Neurodegeneration launches call for proposals

Network of Centres of Excellence in Neurodegeneration launches call for proposals

Published Jul 3, 2017
The Network of Centres of Excellence in Neurodegeneration (CoEN) is now accepting applications to its 2017 Pathfinder III call. CoEN is an international initiative involving nine research funders in Europe and Canada that aims to build productive collaborative research activity in neurodegeneration…
European Commission launches One Health action plan against Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR)

European Commission launches One Health action plan against Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR)

Published Jul 3, 2017
In order to combat AMR and to preserve the possibility of effective treatment of infections in humans and animals, research and innovation in this area should receive a boost. In order to do so, The EC will support its Member States in their actions. This is one of the three pillars of the One Healt…
Conference on Common Agricultural Policy (CAP): Have your say, 7 July 2017, Brussels, Belgium

Conference on Common Agricultural Policy (CAP): Have your say, 7 July 2017, Brussels, Belgium

Published Jun 30, 2017
Since its development in the early sixties, the European Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) has undergone several reforms. Its objectives, as specified in Article 39 of the Treaty of Rome, are to increase agricultural productivity, fair living standards for farmers and fair prices for consumers, marke…
JPI HDHL Call for working groups on chronic diseases

JPI HDHL Call for working groups on chronic diseases

Published Jun 30, 2017
JPI HDHL is working on the challenge to prevent or delay the onset of diet-related chronic diseases. This rapid action call will support community-led working groups that can push forward the field of diet-related chronic diseases. Aim and output     By establishing working groups the JPI HDHL aim…
Report 13th GB meeting JPI Climate of 13-14 May 2017

Report 13th GB meeting JPI Climate of 13-14 May 2017

Published Jun 29, 2017
The 13th Governing Board (GB) meeting of JPI Climate took place on 23-24 of May in Cambridge. During the meeting the resolutions regarding the implementation of the new Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA), the JPI Climate Governance and the status of associated members were discussed. Ne…
CSA Fit4Food2030 invited to the Grant Agreement Preparation Phase

CSA Fit4Food2030 invited to the Grant Agreement Preparation Phase

Published Jun 29, 2017
On 14 February 2017 a proposal for the Coordination and Support Action (CSA) FIT4FOOD2030 was submitted to the European Commission (EC) in response to the SFS-18 call Support to the development and implementation of FOOD 2030 – a European research and innovation policy framework for food and nutriti…
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