The ERA-NET Cofund "LEAP-AGRI" has published a call with Deadline 15 June 2017.
Pre-proposals: 15 June 2017
Full proposals: 01 November 2017
Short Call Abstract:
The LEAP-Agri partnership aims to support joint research and innovation projects in food and nutrition security and sustainable agriculture.
Applications should be submitted within the following three main topics of LEAP-Agri:
1. Sustainable agricultural production intensification, in relation with social, economic and environmental aspects, including aquaculture;
2. Population nutrition and health in relation with agriculture and food systems;
3. Access to food, expansion and improvement of agricultural markets and trade, including local and territorial dynamics
Social and economic roles of sustainable agri- and aquaculture intensification for populations and families, in relation to public goods for enhancing population well-being; Models and indicators aiming at measuring simultaneously production, environment and socio economic issues; understanding consumer behaviour; local acceptance of innovation
Specific participation requirements:
Consortia should include at least four research organisations and/or private and public practitioners from four of the partner countries (two African and two European).
Specific requirements for applicants may differ between institutes/countries.
More information at: http://www.leap-agri.com/index.php/2014-10-27-15-56-42/pre-proposal-submission
Algeria, Belgium, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Italy, Kenya, Norway, Portugal, Senegal, South Africa, Spain, The Netherlands, Turkey, Uganda.
The full of Participating organisations in African and European countries with contacts for Individual Eligibility Criteria and Funding Regulations can be found in Annex 1 of the call.