FACCE-JPI MACSUR feeding into COP26

Published on
September 13, 2021

​Modelling European Agriculture with Climate Change for Food Security: the Science-Policy Knowledge Forum (MACSUR SciPol Pilot) will be present at the UN Climate Change Conference UK 2021 (COP 26).​

​The MACSUR SciPol is a pilot initiated by the Joint Programming Initiativ​e for Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change (FACCE-JPI) to bring science and policy actors together for the institutionalized responses to climate change adaptation and mitigation challenges in the agri-food sector in Europe. The pilot aims to provide evidence-based policy support for achieving carbon neutral agriculture in Europe. MACSUR SciPol pilot partners will represent in two side events at the COP 26.​​

  • Free webinar at the Association of Applied Biology-COP 26 Webinar series on November 08, 2021, 11am GMT. Presented by Ryan McGuire (Queens University Belfast), Keerthi Bandru (ZALF), Jørgen Eivind Olesen (Aarhus University). Please register here to participate: ​
  • Video pitch by Ryan McGuire (Queens University Belfast), Keerthi Bandru (ZALF) and Silvia Baralla (Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies, Italy) at the COP 26 side event organized by UK Research and Innovation-Biotechnology and Bioeconomy Sciences Research Council.​