Section 1 Call 2020 - Farming Systems (A)

Basic Information

The Mediterranean’s population will reach 560 million people in 2030; the demand for meat as animal products is set to climb steeply as the population increases. It is urgently needed to transform the livestock production systems into more sustainable ones respecting the environment and meeting the expectations of consumers and citizens, while providing a fair income and good working conditions to producers.

Network PRIMA
Aim of the joint call Topic 1.2.1-2020 Genetic conservation and animal feeds. Sub-topic A) Conservation and valorization of local Animal Genetic Resources (RIA). The aim of this call is to valorise the local genetic resources of animal
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 11/02/2020
Deadline Pre-Proposal 06/05/2020 Submitted proposal: 26
Deadline Full-Proposal 22/09/2020 Submitted proposal: 6
Evaluation End Date n/a Successful proposal: 2 Proposals funded: 2
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Environment
  • Food, agriculture and fisheries
  • Health
Type of research
  • Basic research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
Participating networks n/a

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
MEDIBEES Monitoring the Mediterranean Honey Bee subspecies and their ... 01/05/2021 30/04/2025 9
SCALA-MEDI Improving sustainability and quality of Sheep and Chicken pr... 01/09/2021 31/08/2025 17
SURFOLY SUstainable Ruminants Feed with OLive pomace and polYphenols... 01/07/2021 31/08/2025 5