Brazil and France Create Advanced Biology Consortium

    Brazil Embrapa researchers

    Brazil Embrapa researchers Brazil's Embrapa (Agricultural Research Corporation) is starting a partnership with the French Agricultural Research Center for International Development (CIRAD). The two organizations will create the International Consortium of Advanced Biology (CIBA).

    The consortium is going to manage studies developed by the Embrapa and the Tropical and Mediterranean Agronomy Research Hub (Agrópolis), headquartered in the city of Montpellier (France), and other institutions.

    The CIBA letter of intentions should be signed today, September 26, by Embrapa president Silvio Crestana, and by the general director of the CIRAD, Gérard Matheron, in Brazilian capital Brasí­lia.

    With the partnership medium and long term continuity is guaranteed to advanced biology research applied to fulfilling the expectations of farmers in the tropical, subtropical and Mediterranean world. T

    The consortium will receive investment of US$ 3 million. In practice, with the signing of this document, CIRAD will become a mediator of the partnership between the Embrapa and Agrópolis.

    Anba

    Tags:

    • Show Comments (0)

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    comment *

    • name *

    • email *

    • website *

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Ads

    You May Also Like

    Brazil in the world

    Brazil Falls to 72th Place in Competitiveness, the Same as Sri Lanka

    Brazil fell from 66th to  72nd place, among 131 countries, in the ranking of ...

    Brazilian Supreme Knocks Down Congress’s 91% Hike, But They Still Want It

    The Brazilian Supreme Court (STF) granted unanimously, on Tuesday, December 19, a preliminary injunction ...

    The Long Goodbye

    Death, which is rarely kind, was its unkindest, this beginning of year, taking away ...

    Brazilian-made Super Tucano

    US Buys 20 War Planes from Brazil for Flight Training and Reconnaissance in Afghanistan

    Brazil’s aircraft manufacturer Embraer will sell its A-29 Super Tucano aircraft to the US ...

    Brazil Added to World’s Top Destinations for Medical Tourism

    Medical Tourism is becoming a very popular concept in the United States. And, with ...

    For Women Brazil Is a Paradise. A Shame It’s Only on Paper.

    Brazil’s legal protection of women’s rights has been praised by the Inter-American Commission on ...

    Doing business in Brazil

    How to Beat Fraud and Still Make Money Doing Business in Brazil

    As more companies are expanding their operations and staking claim in the Latin American ...

    Curitiba, an example to the world

    Brazil May Have the Answers to Many Global Ecological and Social Ills

    Brazil is a fantastic country, in an amazing part of the world. For many ...

    Chinese in Brazil Inspecting the Meat They Import

    The mission from the Chinese Ministry of Quarantine that is in Brazil met January ...