Agreenium - The French Agricultural, Veterinary and Forestry Institute

Contact email: claude.bernhard@agreenium.fr
Geographic scope: National
Country: France
Type of Institution: Civil society
Name in original language: Agreenium - L’Institut agronomique, vétérinaire et forestier de France
Legal status: PublicRole of record creator in institution / department: Director / executive
Climate-relevant agricultural research
Climate change research in my institution / department is linked to agricultural research areas: Yes
Description of climate-relevant ag research: Agreenium is a public cooperation institute, with 14 schools of engineering and 4 research institutes as members, federating education and research programs, focusing on economic environmental and social impact of agribiosciences
Relatively important areas: Adaptation to climate change, Climate change mitigation, Impacts of climate change, CC in agricultural systems - agriculture greenhouse gas emissions, CC in agricultural systems - arable land, cropping systems, CC in agricultural systems - forests, CC in agricultural systems - mixed, CC in agricultural systems - land, soils and territory, CC in agricultural systems - water managementResearch level in your institution / department in the climate-related areas: Doctoral or equivalent / ISCED 8
Number of researchers in climate-related areas: Below 10
Average yearly expenditure in your institution / department on climate change research in recent years (EUR): Below 20,000
Type of funding sources for your climate-related research: GovernmentResearch focus: Development focused, linkages with the SouthCollaborations with other organizations: Government, International Organizations, University / higher education
What is the current trend of interest in climate-related research in your institution?: Stable
What are your institution's plans regarding climate-related research?: Keeping the current level of activity
Comments: Agreenium is made for enhancing cooperation among its members, with the role of a head of network : each of the members may answer this survey separately. The staff mentioned here is the staff dedicated to the cooperation between members. Climate change represents a focus trough the network.