AnaEE's Abad Chabbi, Angela Baker, Abad Chabbi and Gabriela Pastori attended the FACCE-JPI 3-year anniversary event in Paris.
AnaEE was invited by Dr Marion Guillou, outgoing Chair of the Joint Programming Initiative for Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change (FACCE-JPI), to the FACCE-JPI 3-year anniversary event in Paris. The event was be the occasion to reflect, with high-level keynote speakers from national authorities, the European Commission and the research community, on the progress of Joint Programming within the European Research Area (ERA) and to re-consider the great scientific and societal challenges faced by FACCE-JPI. It was also an opportunity to show the accomplishments of FACCE and state concrete commitments for 2014-2015, as well as welcoming incoming Chair Niels Gotke.
AnaEE’s role was highlighted as complimentary and vital in terms of synergies in the ecosystems research community and in facing the grand challenges of today and tomorrow.