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SYKE - Finnish Environment Institute (Finland)DCE - Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, Aarhus University (Denmark)EC JRC IES - European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Environment and Sustainability (Italy)IRSTEA - National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture (France)CEH - Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (United Kingdom)Alterra Wageningen UR (The Netherlands)UFZ - Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (Germany)CIENS - Oslo Centre for Interdisciplinary Environmental and Social Researchpeer

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PEER response to the stakeholder consultation on HORIZON 2020 Societal challenge 5
27 May 2016, Fragile Environments, PEER
Priorities for research and innovation of the work programme 2018-2020...
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Fairly good EU crops outlook despite unsettled weather
23 May 2016, JRC - IES
The latest JRC MARS Crop monitoring in Europe Bulletin, published today, reports that the current prospects for EU-28 yields are generally above the five-year average, despite a cold spell at the end of April. ...
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New atlas illustrates global soil biodiversity and threats to soil organisms
23 May 2016, JRC - IES
This week, the JRC publishes the first ever Global Soil Biodiversity Atlas that maps the soil biodiversity of the entire planet. This unique atlas pays tribute to soil – the silent engine that keeps the planet alive – by providing a detailed ...
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UN’s World Humanitarian Summit – Europe’s take in rethinking actions
23 May 2016, JRC - IES
At the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit, key priorities advanced by the EU at the summit include: investment in resilience, efficient and effective financing, respect for international humanitarian law, preventing and ending crises, and bridging ...
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Ethiopia: JRC teams up with UNICEF to locate lifesaving groundwater
20 May 2016, JRC - IES
Many areas in Ethiopia are currently facing water-related emergencies due to El Niño-induced drought, which has left 5.8 million people across the country without access to safe water. The JRC has provided satellite images of the worst affected ...
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Could dams replace glaciers in the Alps?
20 May 2016, JRC - IES
Future summer water shortages, expected as a consequence of ongoing glacier retreat could be substantially mitigated by water management in reservoirs. This is the result of a study led by the JRC and the Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL. The ...
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Shedding light on citizen science
19 May 2016, JRC - IES
A survey by the EU’s Joint Research Centre gives insights into citizen science projects and how they manage data. It recommends steps to boost their input to institutional research and policy-making....
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Fighting marine eutrophication requires nutrient input reductions
17 May 2016, JRC - IES
In a recently published technical report that assesses coastal and marine eutrophication based on data from ecosystem modelling, JRC scientists find increasing eutrophication problems that will require further nutrient reduction measures....
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2017 JRC Art & Science Festival – Call for participation of artists
10 May 2016, JRC - IES
Are you an artist interested in experimenting in cross-disciplinary and multi-cultural environments? In the spring of 2017, the JRC will organise the next edition of its successful Resonances Art & Science Festival and Exhibition on the theme ...
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Updated version of the EASIN website is online
04 May 2016, JRC - IES
The European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN) Team is glad to announce that the new EASIN website is ready and online! The new website, which was built using cutting-edge technology, allows for a more efficient flow of data and information....
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