Food Security, Agriculture, Climate Change Era-Net Plus

Basic Information

Network FACCE Era Net Plus
Aim of the joint call Under the ERA-NET Plus action “Climate Smart Agriculture: Adaptation of agricultural systems in Europe” co-funded by the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) of the European Commission, this call addresses adaptation of European agriculture to climate change in its broad sense. Four areas were highlighted as key to advancing research on genetics and breeding of animals and plants to increase resilience to climate change; pests and diseases of animals and plants linked to climate and posing significant risks; adaptive management of water and soil resources and options for adapting agricultural systems.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 07/10/2013
Deadline Pre-Proposal 02/12/2013 Submitted proposal: 121
Deadline Full-Proposal 01/04/2014 Submitted proposal: 39
Evaluation End Date 01/07/2014 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 11
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Environment
  • Food, agriculture and fisheries
Type of research n/a
Target groups n/a
Participating networks

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation (RPF/IPE)
Czech Republic Ministry of Agriculture, Department of Research, Education and Advisory Services (MZE)
Denmark The Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation (DASTI DCTI)
Estonia Estonian Ministry of Rural Affairs (EVPM)
European Union European Commission (EC)
Finland Academy of Finland (AKA)
Finland Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MMM)
France National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
France National Research Agency (ANR)
Germany Federal Agency for Agriculture and Food (BLE)
Israel Agricultural Research Organization - Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (ARO/MOARD)
Italy Ministry of Agricultural food and Forestry Policies (MIPAAF)
Italy Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR)
Netherlands Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)
Romania Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI)
Spain National Institute for Agricultural and Food Research and Technology (INIA)
Sweden Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS)
Switzerland Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF/SNF)
United Kingdom Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
CAOS Climate-Smart Agriculture on Organic Soils 01/12/2014 30/11/2017 7
CINDERELLA Comparative analysis, INtegration anD ExemplaRy implEmentati... 01/12/2014 30/11/2017 4
ClimBar An integrated approach to evaluate and utilise genetic diver... 01/12/2014 30/11/2017 9
ClimGen Climate Genomics for farm animal adaptation 01/10/2014 30/09/2017 7
Climate-CAFE Climate Change Adaptability of cropping and Farming systems ... 16/11/2014 15/11/2017 12
GENOMITE New generation sustainable tools to control emerging mite pe... 01/10/2014 30/09/2017 9
GrassLandscape Bridging landscape genomics and quantitative genetics for a ... 31/12/2014 31/12/2017 4
GreenRice Sustainable and environmental friendly rice cultivation syst... 01/12/2014 30/11/2017 7
MODCARBOSTRESS Improving models and plant phenotyping pipelines for a smart... 01/11/2014 01/11/2017 8
OptiBarn Optimized animal-specific barn climatization facing temperat... 01/10/2014 30/09/2017 7
SYBRACLIM Securing yield stability of Brassica crops in changing clima... 01/09/2014 01/09/2017 7