Mendel University in Brno

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Geographic scope: European
Type of Institution: University / higher education
Name in original language: Mendelova univerzita v Brne
Legal status: Public
Name of the Department: Department of Forest and Wood Products Economics and Policy
Role of record creator in institution / department: Employee / consultant with a good idea of research capacities of the institution
Climate-relevant agricultural research
Climate change research in my institution / department is linked to agricultural research areas: Yes
Description of climate-relevant ag research: Influence of climate change to wood production and processing
Main / core research areas: Impacts of climate change, CC in agricultural systems - agriculture greenhouse gas emissions, CC in agricultural systems - forestsVery important research areas: Monitoring of climate and climate change, Adaptation to climate change, Climate policies, CC in agricultural systems - arable land, cropping systems, CC in agricultural systems - mixed, CC in agricultural systems - land, soils and territoryRelatively important areas: Monitoring - Meteorological observations, Monitoring - Hydrological observations, Monitoring - Emissions monitoring and reporting, Monitoring - Climatological services, Risks of present and future weather-driven disasters, Climate change mitigation, CC in agricultural systems - fisheries, CC in agricultural systems - hydroponic, CC in agricultural systems - water managementResearch level in your institution / department in the climate-related areas: Doctoral or equivalent / ISCED 8
Number of researchers in climate-related areas: Below 10
Average yearly expenditure in your institution / department on climate change research in recent years (EUR): Below 20,000
Type of funding sources for your climate-related research: National budgetResearch focus: European applied researchCollaborations with other organizations: Industry, Government, SMEs, University / higher educationCollaborations with other countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russian Federation
What is the current trend of interest in climate-related research in your institution?: Increasing: especially researchers are increasingly interested
What are your institution's plans regarding climate-related research?: Increasing it