The ERA-NET Cofund project, LEAP-AGRI, has announced a two-stage Call for Proposals on Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture and Aquaculture. The themes of the call are Sustainable agricultural production intensification; Population nutrition and health in relation with agriculture and food systems; and Access to food, expansion and improvement of agricultural markets and trade, including local and territorial dynamics.
FinCEAL Plus has launched Calls for funding on a
rolling basis for researchers based in Finnish Higher Education Institutions
and Independent Research Institutions. The purpose of the grants is to support
partnership building activities between the Finnish science community and their
counterparts in Africa, Asia or Latin America and the Caribbean. The application process will be carried out online and the Calls are
open until further notice. Read more here.
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09. March 2017
LEAP-Agri Call Announcement
FinCEAL Plus is an initiative by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture with the purpose of increasing support for Finnish researchers focusing on Africa, Asia and the LAC region.