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The Agricultural Research for Development Dimension of the European Research Area

Objective

ERA-ARD II has two strategic objectives: Improving the European contribution to International Agricultural Research (IAR) by promoting joint activities and trans-national programs in the field of Agricultural Research for Development (ARD). Increasing the impact of European contributions in achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s) and to sustainable growth in the poorest countries in the world. Achievements of ERA ARD I are: ERA-ARD provided a shared vision and a strategic agenda on ARD in Europe ERA-ARD provided an analysis of collaboration models to the implementation of joint and transnational activities ERA-ARD realised increased involvement of Southern partners through the establishment of a Southern Advisory Group ERA-ARD implemented a transnational call on “Bioenergy”. The areas for improvement are: Enlargement of the consortium by integrating new Countries (Portugal, Turkey, Finland, etc.). Expand joint and transnational activities initiated during ERA-ARD I Realise joint activities in the Thematic fields: Capacity development, Agri-Food Chain Security and Food & Energy , also related to climate change Involve the end users of the European ARD programmes in the design and implementation of joint and transnational activities Expend the Southern Advisory Group to include stakeholders from all continents The impacts of this ERA-net lies in supporting and enhancing the European Research Area for Development. A greater contribution and visibility of Europe towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals through an increase in effectiveness and efficiency of its research for development programs will be established along with the development of a more coherent European ARD and a facilitated access of developing countries to European ARD expertise. The joint call (s) will result in research that will contribute to meeting the EU’s commitment towards the United Nations Millennium Development Goals.

Field of science

  • /social sciences/educational sciences

Call for proposal

FP7-ERANET-2009-RTD
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Funding Scheme

CSA-CA - Coordination (or networking) actions

Coordinator

MINISTERIE VAN ECONOMISCHE ZAKEN EN KLIMAAT
Address
Bezuidenhoutseweg 73
2595 AC The Hague
Netherlands
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
EU contribution
€ 271 428
Administrative Contact
Alexander Van Opstal (Mr.)

Participants (17)

BUNDESMINISTERIUM FUER NACHHALTIGKEIT UND TOURISMUS
Austria
EU contribution
€ 111 810
Address
Stubenring 1
1012 Vienna
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Elfriede Fuhrmann (Dr.)
Bundesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Ernährung
Germany
EU contribution
€ 78 217
Address
Deichmanns Aue 29
53179 Bonn
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Marc Bernard (Mr.)
CENTRE DE COOPERATION INTERNATIONALE EN RECHERCHE AGRONOMIQUE POUR LEDEVELOPPEMENT - C.I.R.A.D. EPIC
France
EU contribution
€ 83 414
Address
Rue Scheffer 42
75016 Paris
Activity type
Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Christian Hoste (Mr.)
INSTITUT DE RECHERCHE POUR LE DEVELOPPEMENT
France
EU contribution
€ 95 118
Address
Boulevard De Dunkerque 44 Cs 90009
13572 Marseille
Activity type
Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Ariel Crozon (Dr.)
INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE INVESTIGACION Y TECNOLOGIA AGRARIA Y ALIMENTARIA OA MP
Spain
EU contribution
€ 27 339
Address
Carretera De La Coruna Km7.5
28040 Madrid
Activity type
Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Ana Isabel De La Peña (Ms.)
MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY
Turkey
EU contribution
€ 32 314
Address
Eskişehir Yolu 9. Km
06000 Ankara
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Fatma Akkaya (Mrs.)
TURKIYE BILIMSEL VE TEKNOLOJIK ARASTIRMA KURUMU

Participation ended

Turkey
EU contribution
€ 4 815
Address
Ataturk Bulvari 221
06100 Ankara
Activity type
Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Melike Sevimli (Mr.)
INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE RECURSOS BIOLOGICOS I.P. INRB
Portugal
EU contribution
€ 25 573
Address
Rua Barata Salgueiro 37/4
1250042 Lisboa
Activity type
Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Benvindo Maçãs (Dr.)
MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY
Finland
EU contribution
€ 34 026
Address
Hallituskatu 3A
00023 Helsinki
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Tuula Pehu (Ms.)
LIETUVOS RESPUBLIKOS ZEMES UKIO MINISTERIJA
Lithuania
EU contribution
€ 35 310
Address
Gediminas Av. 19
01103 Vilnius
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Jurgita Liaugminė (Ms.)
Federale overheidsdienst Buitenlandse Zaken, Buitenlandse Handel en Ontwikkelingssamenwerking
Belgium
EU contribution
€ 50 290
Address
Karmelietenstraat 15
1000 Brussel
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Patrick Hollebosch (Dr.)
ISTITUTO AGRONOMICO PER L OLTREMARE
Italy
EU contribution
€ 57 352
Address
Via Antonio Cocchi 4
50131 Firenze
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Nicola Arbace (Mr.)
VIDEKFEJLESZTESI MINISZTERIUM
Hungary
EU contribution
€ 29 104
Address
Kossuth Lajos Tér 11
1055 Budapest
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Evelin Hugyecz (Mrs.)
Departement fuer auswaertige Angelegenheiten
Switzerland
EU contribution
€ 35 600
Address
Freiburgstrasse 130
3003 Bern
Activity type
Other
Administrative Contact
Pierre-André Cordey (Dr.)
DEPARTMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Participation ended

United Kingdom
Address
Palace Street 1
SW1E 5HE London
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Alan Tollervey (Dr.)
The Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Denmark
Address
Asiatisk Plads 2
1448 Copenhagen K
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Lars Christian Oxe (Mr.)
MINISTERIE VAN LANDBOUW, NATUUR EN VOEDSELKWALITEIT

Participation ended

Netherlands
Address
Bezuidenhoutseweg 73
2500 EK Den Haag
Activity type
Public bodies (excluding Research Organisations and Secondary or Higher Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Alexander Van Opstal (Mr.)