Open Call in ERA-NET ARIMNet2 - Deadline 01 June 2016
The ERA-NET "ARIMNet2: Coordination of Agriculture Research in the Mediterranean Area" has launched a call for transnational research proposals. Deadline for proposal submission is June 1, 2016.
01 June 2016
Short Call Abstract:
Through this call, the ARIMNet2 consortium supports integrated and trans-disciplinary research projects aimed at producing innovations for enhancing the contribution of agricultural and food systems to sustainable social and economic development.
The ARIMNet2 2016 call covers two topics:
• Topic 1: Promoting sustainable agriculture for socio-economic development.
• Topic 2: Valorising local products through food value chains improvement.
Difficulties related to urban demand and the changes in consumption and life styles; poor nutrition and significant health problems; the development of sustainable agriculture and local food industries which generate employment and value-added products; social and economic development in a sustainable way.
Specific participation requirements:
The project consortium must involve at least three (3) countries from the ARIMNet2 countries participating in the call, including at least 1 EU country and 1 non EU country.
Additional researchers from other institutions /countries are welcome in a Project Consortium, but will have to fund their own contribution to the research project.