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Environmental management reform for sustainable farming, fisheries and aquaculture

Objective

The aim of this proposal is to co-ordinate research on environmental management reform to improve sustainability in the farming, fisheries and aquaculture industries. By decreasing pollution and the nuisance value of wastes, and by promoting more efficient waste handling, production, waste recycling, and lower input systems, in line with best management practices, the objectives of the ETAP will be achieved. It is aimed at T5.4.6.2 of area 5.4.6 of thematic priority 5. The specific objectives of this CA are to: - Assemble the latest relevant information on environmental management in the farming, fisheries and aquaculture industries, and to identify key players in the European Research Area, and in INCO countries, to prepare for future projects - Document the current state-of-the-art, and to acquaint members, and the research community in Europe and in INCO countries, with the latest developments in environmental management research - Map current research activities - Identify barriers which prevent effective environmental management and sustainability - Survey national/European legislation and policies - Develop a set of guidelines and recommendations of best practice to help to decrease the environmental impact of the farming, fisheries and aquaculture industries. To aid the implementation of this with implementation workshops - Provide an on-line European database, linked to existing web sites and databases of specialist groups - Promote exchange of European researchers - Promote collaboration with the farming, fisheries and aquaculture industries - Make recommendations for future research - Disseminate knowledge via the specialised web site, technology transfer workshops and the staff exchange programme The main outputs will lead to: - Synergy in research to reform environmental management - Increased awareness of the problems faced by scientists, and the industries - Improved guidelines and recommendations for scientists, the industries, policym...

Call for proposal

FP6-2005-FOOD-4-B
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Funding Scheme

CA - Coordination action

Coordinator

UNIVERSITA' DEL SALENTO
Address
Piazza Tancredi, N. 7
Lecce
Italy

Participants (25)

AQUABIOTECH LTD
Malta
Address
Kbic Facility, Kordin Industrial Estate
Kordin
TAMPERE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
Finland
Address
Korkeakoulunkatu 8
541 Tampere
CENTIV GMBH
Germany
Address
Villinger Weg 10
Suthr
AUSTRIAN AGENCY FOR HEALTH AND FOOD SAFETY
Austria
Address
Spargelfeldstrasse 191
Wien
BEN-GURION UNIVERSITY OF THE NEGEV
Israel
Address
Marcus Family Campus / Ben-gurion Blvd
653 Beer-sheva
STM AQUATRADE S.R.L.
Italy
Address
Contrada Collina, 35
Castelraimondo (Mc)
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN DENMARK
Denmark
Address
Campusvej 55
Odense
PANCHAM AQUACULTURE FARMS LIMITED
India
Address
103-B, Mittal Towers, Nariman Point
Mumbai
SUGANTHI DEVADASON MARINE RESEARCH INSTITUTE
India
Address
44 Beach Road
Tuticorin
INSTITUTE OF VEGETABLE AND ORNAMENTAL CROPS
Germany
Address
Theodor Echtermeyer Weg 1
Grossbeeren
INSTITUTO PER LO STUDIO DEGLI ECOSISTEMI, SEZIONE DI FIRENZE
Italy
Address
Largo Tonolli, 50
Verbania Pallanza (Vb)
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF OCEANOGRAPHY
India
Address
Dona Paula
Goa
NORWEGIAN UNIVERSITY OF LIFE SCIENCES
Norway
Address

5003 Aas
FUNDACION AZTI - AZTI FUNDAZIOA
Spain
Address
Txatxarramendi Ugartea, Z/g
Sukarrieta
SCOTTISH ASSOCIATION FOR MARINE SCIENCES
United Kingdom
Address

Oban
STIFTELSEN JTI - INSTUTET FOR JORDBRUKS - OCH MILJOTEKNIK
Sweden
Address
Ultunaallen 4
7033 Uppsala
TRANSNATIONAL CONSULTING PARTNERSHIP EWIV
Germany
Address
Horstlooge 35
Hamburg
UNIVERSIDAD DE LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIA
Spain
Address
Juan De Quesada, 30
Las Palmas De Gran Canaria
UNIVERSITY OF BARCELONA
Spain
Address
Gran Via De Les Corts Catalanes, 585 (Vicerectorat De Innovacio, Oper)
Barcelona
UNIVERSITY OF CRETE
Greece
Address
Knosos Aven - Ampelokipi - University Campus
Heraklion
UNIVERSITY OF GENT
Belgium
Address
Sint-pieternieuwstraat 25
Gent
UNIVERSITY OF HAIFA
Israel
Address
Mount Carmel, Abba Hushi St
Haifa
UNIVERSITY OF MURCIA
Spain
Address
Avda Teniente Flomesta 5. Edif Convalencia
Murcia
UNIVERSITY OF CAEN - BASSE NORMANDIE
France
Address
Esplanade De La Paix
BP 5186 Caen
COCHIN UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
India
Address
Cochin University P.o.
1791 Cochin, Kerala