CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

Contact email: d.dinesh@cgiar.org
Geographic scope: Global or non-European
Country: Netherlands
Type of Institution: Research InstituteLegal status: Public
Climate-relevant agricultural research
Climate change research in my institution / department is linked to agricultural research areas: Yes
Main / core research areas: Monitoring - Emissions monitoring and reporting, Monitoring - Climatological services, Risks of present and future weather-driven disasters, Adaptation to climate change, Climate change mitigation, Climate policies, Impacts of climate change, CC in agricultural systems - agriculture greenhouse gas emissions, CC in agricultural systems - arable land, cropping systems, CC in agricultural systems - fisheriesVery important research areas: Monitoring of climate and climate change, Monitoring - Meteorological observationsRelatively important areas: CC in agricultural systems - forestsResearch level in your institution / department in the climate-related areas: Master or equivalent / ISCED 7, Doctoral or equivalent / ISCED 8, Post-doc
Number of researchers in climate-related areas: 200-500
Average yearly expenditure in your institution / department on climate change research in recent years (EUR): Above 5,000,000
Type of funding sources for your climate-related research: GovernmentResearch focus: Development focused, linkages with the SouthCollaborations with other organizations: Industry, Civil society, Farmers, cooperatives and agricultural workers, Government, International Organizations, Regional Fora / regional bodies, Rural advisory services, SMEsCollaborations with other countries: Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guatemala, Honduras
Major needs of your institution / department to increase the impact of climate research: Partnerships with non-research partners to scale up research findings.
What is the current trend of interest in climate-related research in your institution?: I don't know
What are your institution's plans regarding climate-related research?: Keeping the current level of activity