16 July 2012

EU Funds for research and developments

European funds for research: 7 Framework programme (7FP)

KBBE: knoweldge-based bio-economy
Deadline: 5 February 2013


European funds for research

Sustainable production and management of biological resources from land, forest and aquatic environments 

  • Enabling research Area 
  • Increased sustainability of all production systems (agriculture, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture); plant health and crop protection 
  • Optimised animal health, production and welfare across agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture 
  • Socio-economic research and support to policies 

Fork to farm: Food (including seafood), health and well being

  • Consumers 
  • Nutrition 
  • Food processing 
  • Food quality and safety 
  • Environmental impacts and total food chain 
  • European Research Area 

Life sciences, biotechnology and biochemistry for sustainable non-food products and processes

  • Novel sources of biomass and bioproducts 
  • Marine and freshwater biotechnology (blue biotechnology) 
  • Industrial biotechnology: novel high added-value bio-products and bio-processes 
  • Biorefinery 
  • Environmental biotechnology 
  • Emerging trends in biotechnology


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