Research funding:

ERANET+ call on climate smart agriculture

Co-funding

BBSRC contributed to this call under the umbrella of the Joint Programming Initiative on Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change (FACCE-JPI), which brings together 21 countries. 18 members contirubted to this call with top-up funding from the European Commission.

BBSRC funding total

£3,043,375.08. 

Number of projects funded

8 BBSRC projects (9 grants, one project has 2 UK partners).

Purpose

To build an integrated European Research Area addressing the interconnected challenges of sustainable agriculture, food security and impacts of climate change. The call addressed adaptation of European agriculture to climate change in its broad sense. 

Key aims