Cluster 2 - Natural Resources

Research projects in the field of resource efficiency and raw materials use

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Indonesia’s biofuel subsidies may speed up forest loss

As the South-East Asia & Pacific Desk of SciDev.Net reports, Indonesia looks set to stimulate domestic consumption of palm oil after an announcement raising biofuel subsidies by over three times to 5,000 rupiah (US$0.40) per litre (from 1,500 rupiah per litre), by the end of May.

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ERA-MIN Joint Call on non-energy raw materials research

A 3rd ERA-MIN joint call has been launched for 2015 on the basis of the topics and rules of the previous 2nd joint call 2014, addressing research on the entire value chain of non-energy raw materials.

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Resilient Cities 2015

All cities, public and private sector representatives, academics, researchers, practitioners and anyone with a genuine interest in the topic of urban resilience and adaptation to climate change are invited to attend the congress. Organised by: ICLEI

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This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological
development and demonstration under grant agreement no 603218.

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