Projects

NIBIO is a project driven research institute and collects approximately 100 million NOK annually in project funding from both national and international sources. A lot of activity is carried out through EU and EEA-projects and we also participate in research projects in Asia, Africa and Latin America. NIBIO coordinates several large international projects with a particular focus on food security and climate change. The list of projects is not complete.

Projects

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Division of Environment and Natural Resources

InnovAfrica


The multidisciplinary project InnovAfrica aims to integrate sustainable agriculture intensification systems and innovative institutional approaches with novel extension and advisory services. This will strengthen the adaptive capacity of smallholders in Sub-Saharan Africa, thus contributing to their productivity, profitability and nutritional benefits while at the same time reducing environmental impacts.

Active Updated: 06.10.2017
End: may 2021
Start: jun 2017
Workers in rice field. 
Photo: Ragnar Våga Pedersen/NIBIO

Division of Environment and Natural Resources

ClimaAdapt

ClimaAdapt has taken an integrated science-stakeholder-policy approach in the development of an adaptation framework for water and agriculture sectors in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Tamil Nadu states in India. The project has aimed towards developing climate-smart agriculture technologies, and has succeeded in improving the adaptive capacity of thousands of Indian smallholders.

Finished Updated: 19.09.2017
End: may 2017
Start: sep 2012