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Announcement of Opportunity: Understanding of the Impacts of Hydrometeorological Hazards in South East Asia - Integration proposals
16 Apr 2019
Proposals are invited for the integration call as part of the Understanding of the Impacts of Hydrometeorological Hazards in South East Asia programme, funded by the Economic & Social Research Council and NERC.
Pre-announcement of Opportunity: Landscape Decisions mathematical and statistical challenges large grants call
10 Apr 2019
UK Research & Innovation will be inviting proposals to the Landscape Decisions mathematical and statistical challenges large grants call funded through the Strategic Priorities Fund 'Landscape Decisions: Towards a new framework for using land assets' programme.
9 Apr 2019
The Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council, Defra, NERC and the Scottish Government will soon be launching a call for research to address threats to UK plant health and biosecurity from bacterial diseases.
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