Research Headlines - Fish production forecasts for sustainable fisheries The EU-funded ClimeFish project will co-create projections of fish production and distribution together with industry. The project will help ensure that future increases in seafood production occur in areas and ...
Press Centre - European Commission addresses barriers to innovation: the first Innovation Deal focuses on water reuse Today, the European Commission, together with 14 partners from national and regional authorities, universities, knowledge centres, innovators and end-users, takes concrete steps to address regulatory barriers to innovation by signing ...
Research Headlines - Anticipating the impact of climate change on Europe's seafood The EU-funded CERES project is using models to anticipate the impact of climate change on European fisheries and aquaculture. The assessment will feed into industry-driven solutions to secure Europe's seafood ...
Events - Leading the way to a new European bioeconomy strategy - 10 May 2017, Berlin, Germany Join us at this ThinkForest seminar to discuss the bioeconomy, in the light of the review and updating of the EU Bioeconomy Strategy.

• How can bioeconomy contribute to sustainable and ...
Events - Cities for Food Systems Innovation and Green Jobs - 31 May 2017, European Commission - DG Research and Innovation, Covent Garden, Place Rogier 16, 1210 Brussels This full day FOOD 2030 workshop will provide an opportunity to explore the role of cities in fostering food systems innovation and green jobs at the local level. The main ...
Research Headlines - Toolkit for bioeconomy blueprints Green, bio-based industries could drive smart new growth in Europe's regions. An EU-funded project has developed assessment and guidance tools to help regions design strategies to boost entrepreneurship and investment ...
Research Headlines - Researching renewable building materials for a more sustainable Slovenia The EU-funded InnoRenew Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Slovenia will foster research on the innovative and efficient use of renewable resources in building materials.
Success Stories - Sustainable food security - with a little help from nature Within a few decades, supermarket shelves could be empty. A shortage of food is likely unless farmers can produce enough for the world's rapidly growing population. Combining higher yields with ...
Research Headlines - Connecting ICT solutions with sustainable agriculture in Serbia A new European centre of excellence for the development of advanced technologies in sustainable agriculture and food security will open in Serbia with the aim to boost economic growth in ...
Events - One-Day Symposium on New Research Data from the EU-funded project ODIN - Food Based Solutions for Optimal Vitamin D Nutrition and Health Through The Life Cycle - 24... This one‐day event promises to be an exciting and informative day in which the implications of new research data on dietary requirements for vitamin D during childhood, adolescence and pregnancy ...
Events - Vitamin D Nutrition & Health Current and Future Perspectives - 5-6 September 2017, Cork, Ireland This international conference on vitamin D will be an important forum for presentation, discussion and exchange of ideas on current research in the area of vitamin D. The conference coincides ...
Research Headlines - Sharing maritime space to unlock growth in the blue economy From mussel farming to wind farms, the EU-funded MARIBE project showed how various marine projects could cut costs and benefit from each other by linking up. Optimising the use of ...
Research Headlines - Of cattle conduct and climate change Cattle produce methane, and methane emissions affect the climate - but there are differences in the amounts individual members of a herd contribute. Behaviour and stress play a role, say ...
Events - Innovative Energy Solutions for European Regions and Cities - 24 March 2017, European Committee of the Regions - Room: JDE 52 This conference will launch the KEP 2017 theme of Energy, with more events to follow later.
High-level speakers will come together with the latest on energy-related research and innovation, ranging ...
Events - Forum for the Future of Agriculture - FFA2017 - 28 March 2017, The SQUARE, Brussels Meeting Center, Brussels, Belgium The FFA will see its 10th Anniversary as the premier meeting place in Brussels to discuss sustainable agriculture and environmental security.
Meeting the food and environment challenge
The Forum for ...
Success Stories - 'Asian trade may have launched Europe's industrial age Bygone Asian cotton and porcelain trade routes could have spurred the consumption of luxury goods in Europe, researchers believe, while scientific cooperation with modern Asia is still leading to new ...
Events - 8th International Scientific Conference ‘RURAL DEVELOPMENT 2017: Bioeconomy Challenges’ - 23-24 November 2017, Kaunas, Lithuania The aim of the 8th International Scientific Conference ‘RURAL DEVELOPMENT 2017: Bioeconomy Challenges’ is to provide scientific interdisciplinary discussion and to share new ideas for sustainable rural development in the ...
Research Headlines - Underwater gliders to reach new depths for ocean monitoring An EU-funded project is developing two new deep-water gliders that would expand the ability of scientists and industry to measure the environmental impact of commercial activities such as drilling for ...
Success Stories - A fresh splash for Aquaculture In a fish farm in the west of Scotland around 1,000 tons of salmon are bred every year. Marine biologists think today’s European aquaculture can become more imaginative, more profitable, ...

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