The three European research initiatives ERA-NET Cofund SusAn, ERA-NET Cofund FACCE ERA-GAS and ERA-NET ICT-AGRI 2 are pleased to announce the publishment of the Call Announcement of its' Joint Call on “Novel technologies, solutions and systems to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions in animal production systems”. The overall objective of the 2018 Joint Call is to contribute to the development of novel technologies, solutions and systems to reduce the GHG intensity of animal production systems (excluding aquaculture or fur animals) in Europe and beyond. This funding initiative calls for applied research. The projects’ potential impact should be relevant for the mitigation of GHG emissions within the coming 5 - 10 years. Deadline for proposal submission: 3rd December 2018 via the online submission tool on www.ict-agri.eu
UPDATE on Joint Call (02/11/2018): Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada have joined as a funder - updated Call Announcement available.
The Call Secretariat can be reached via the following contact points:
- FACCE ERA-GAS "Monitoring and Mitigation of Greenhouse Gases from Agriculture and Silviculture": - Dr. Órlaith Ní Choncubhair (Teagasc, Ireland),
- SusAn “Sustainable Animal Production Systems”: - Babette Breuer (BLE, Germany)
- ICT-AGRI “Information and Communication Technologies and Robotics for Sustainable Agriculture” - Dr. Johannes Pfeifer (BLE, Germany)
To contact the call secretariat mail to: 2018JointCall@ble.de