AdaptNET

"Strengthening education, research and innovation for climate smart crops in India" is an ERASMUS+ CAPACITY BUILDING project

Welcome to AdaptNET

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AdaptNET (Strengthening education, research and innovation for climate smart crops in India) is an ERASMUS+-CAPACITY BUILDING project, funded by the European Commission. AdaptNET is a bridge between higher education Institutions in India and Europe, sharing the common aim of reducing climate change impact on agriculture and developing climate smart crops.
AdaptNET is a 3-year (2018-2021)  project that will support financially the mobility of Indian scientists, strengthening their competencies in climate change-related topics, and fostering a generation of high-level teachers in India. AdaptNET will: 
1. Train 30 Indian scientists through the participation in four specially designed workshops;
2. Provide 16 scholarships to Indian nationals for refining their scientific formation in climate-change related topics; 
3. Update existing graduate programs at Indian Institutions, focusing them onclimate smart crops; 
4. Establish e-learning laboratories in India.
The project is coordinated by the Agricultural University of Athens, Greece.
Duration of AdaptNET:
Start date: 15 November 2018 End date: 14 November 2021
For the description of AdaptNET in the ERASMUS+ Research Platform please click here.

OUR FEATURED WORKSHOPS

AdaptNET provides high-level workshops (WS) on themes linked to climate change. The WS will occur in europe (Italy and Greece) and India. Thirty selected Indian scientists will go through a one-month training period, refining their competencies in a muldisciplinary approach: from genetics to social sciences, to economics and legal aspects.

POSITIONS Available - CLOSED

30 selected Indian scientists trained on topics related to climate change, with an holistic approach. 16 selected Indian PhD students will be selected to join EU labs for aquiring new knowledge. The advertisement for recruitment of the Indians has been published in the Indian Institutions' webpages, as well as in the AdaptNET webpage.

14OCT, 2019

upcoming-events

2nd Management Committee (MC) Meeting

  • ICRISAT, Hyderabad, INDIA
  • Local Organizer: Dr. Rajeev Varshney

07MAR, 2019

07<span>MAR, 2019</span>

Kick-off (1st MC) Meeting

  • AUA, Athens, GREECE
  • Local Organizer: Prof. Andreas Voloudakis

Connect with us

Agricultural University of Athens
Iera Odos 75, Athens, 11855, GREECE

  • dummy+30 210 5294213

  • dummy adaptnet@aua.gr

AdaptNET is funded by the ERASMUS+ program of the European Union.
The author bears all the responsibility for the information contained in this web site.
The Education, Audiovisual and Culture  Executive Agency and the European Commission are not responsible for any use that can be made of the information.

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