National Institute for Research and Technology on Agriculture and Food

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Geographic scope: National
Country: Spain
Type of Institution: Research Institute
Name in original language: Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria
Legal 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 of climate and climate change, Adaptation to climate change, Climate change mitigation, Impacts of climate changeVery important research areas: Monitoring - Emissions monitoring and reporting, CC in agricultural systems - agriculture greenhouse gas emissions, CC in agricultural systems - forestsResearch level in your institution / department in the climate-related areas: Post-doc
Number of researchers in climate-related areas: 10-50
Type of funding sources for your climate-related research: GovernmentResearch focus: Development focused, linkages with the SouthCollaborations with other organizations: Industry, Farmers, cooperatives and agricultural workers, Government, International Organizations, Regional Fora / regional bodies, Rural advisory services, SMEs, University / higher educationCollaborations with other countries: Spain
What is the current trend of interest in climate-related research in your institution?: Increasing: both researchers and funding bodies are increasingly interested
What are your institution's plans regarding climate-related research?: Increasing it
Comments: I had to complete this survey during my summer break with no access to detailed information on activities or partners with more detailed knowledge. I chose to fill it anyway in order to make noticeable it efforts on cc research, and improve the information in next steps of the project.