BiodivERsA Call for proposals on biodiversity and ecosystem services and their valuation

Basic Information

Network BiodivERsA2
Aim of the joint call This year, the BiodivERsA partners have decided to launch a joint call for research proposals on biodiversity and ecosystem services, planned to be launched in October 2010, with a closing date in the end of January 2011. The call will address the two following themes, across all ecosystems and organisms: a) Relationships between biodiversity and ecosystem services; b) Valuation of biodiversity and ecosystem services (monetary and non monetary), and better incorporation of biodiversity and ecosystem services into society and policy.
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 01/10/2010
Deadline Full-Proposal 17/02/2011 Submitted proposal: 53
Evaluation End Date 03/05/2011 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 7
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Achieving critical mass
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Addressing global issues
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific geographical issues
  • Addressing specific policy issues
Research fields
  • Environment
Type of research
  • Basic research
  • Applied Research
  • Other
Target groups n/a
Participating networks n/a

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
APPEAL Assessment and valuation of pest suppression potential throu... 01/01/2012 31/12/2014 3
CONNECT Linking biodiversity conservation and ecosystem services: ad... 01/01/2012 31/12/2014 5
FarmLAND European network on farmland heterogeneity, biodiversity and... 01/10/2012 30/09/2015 9
INVALUABLE Integrating valuations, markets and policies for biodiversit... 01/01/2012 31/12/2014 10
SCIN Soil Crust InterNational (SCIN) - Understanding and valuing ... 01/10/2011 30/09/2014 7
SmallFOREST Biodiversity and ecosystem services of small forest fragment... 01/01/2012 31/12/2014 12
URBES Urban biodiversity and ecosystem services 01/09/2011 31/08/2014 11