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ERA-NET GAS call for proposals: pre-announcement

In collaboration with the JPI-FACCE, the ERA-NET for monitoring and mitigation of greenhouse gases from agriculture and silviculture (ERA-GAS) is planning to launch a call for transnational research projects on 1st March 2016, under the ERA-NET Cofund scheme of Horizon 2020 of the European Commission.

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Updated on 01/25/2016
Published on 01/15/2016

The scientific scope of the present call for proposals addresses collaborative projects in the following four research themes:

  • Improving national GHG inventories and monitoring, reporting and verification of emissions
  • Refining and facilitating the implementation of GHG mitigation technologies
  • State of the art production systems that are profitable and improve food and forest biomass production while reducing GHG emissions
  • Assessment of policy and economic measures to support emissions reductions across the farm-to-fork and forest-to consumer chain.

The indicative total budget amounts to 14.5 M €.

Closing date for pre-proposals is planned to be 15 May 2016.

For more information about the pre-announcement see the ERA-GAS website.

INRA information meeting

An ERA-GAS information meeting is organised for INRA scientists on 10 February 2016, from 9h30 to 12h30 at INRA Head Office, 147, rue de l’Université, 75007 Paris.

Registration: amelie.sordet@paris.inra.fr

More about JPI FACCE

The Joint Research Programming Initiative on Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change (JPI FACCE) was launched by the European Council in October 2010. Coordinated by INRA, it brings together 21 European and associated countries to increase their research capacities to address the vital challenge of ensuring sufficient production of food, as well as feed, fibres and bio-fuels, in the context of demographic growth and a changing climate.