Valencian Institute for Agricultural Research

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Geographic scope: European
Country: Spain
Type of Institution: Research Institute
Name in original language: Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias
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
Main / core research areas: CC in agricultural systems - arable land, cropping systemsVery important research areas: Adaptation to climate change, Climate change mitigation, CC in agricultural systems - water managementRelatively important areas: CC in agricultural systems - agriculture greenhouse gas emissionsResearch level in your institution / department in the climate-related areas: Post-doc
Number of researchers in climate-related areas: 10-50
Average yearly expenditure in your institution / department on climate change research in recent years (EUR): 100,000 - 500,000
Type of funding sources for your climate-related research: GovernmentResearch focus: Development focused, linkages with the SouthCollaborations with other organizations: Industry, Civil society, Consumer organizations, Farmers, cooperatives and agricultural workers, Government, International Organizations, Regional Fora / regional bodies, Rural advisory services, SMEsCollaborations with other countries: Algeria, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, France, Greece, Israel
What is the current trend of interest in climate-related research in your institution?: Increasing: both researchers and funding bodies are increasingly interested
What are your institution's plans regarding climate-related research?: Increasing it