Call for applications for OECD Research Fellowships - Agriculture


The 2021 call for applications for OECD agricultural research grants is open.
Applications relevant to the work of the OECD Committee for Agriculture and other bodies are particularly welcome:
  • Emerging diseases and zoonoses, especially COVID-19, including their possible transmission through food
  • Resilience and risk management
  • Climate change, including carbon sequestration in agriculture, forestry and land use
  • Digital technologies
  • Plant and animal breeding to enhance sustainable productivity growth and resilience to climatic events
  • Fisheries and aquaculture productivity, sustainability and resilience
  • Ecosystems and biodiversity, including in aquaculture and farmlands, and natural resources
  • Development of alternatives to antibiotics for use in livestock and less harmful plant protection chemicals and improved fertilisers.
  • Sustainable food systems
The deadline to apply is Thursday 10 September 2020, midnight (Paris time).