Legume Interactive Network (LINK)
in the context of Agriculture and Agro-Industry including Fisheries Programme of Research and Technological Development (FAIR) - previously 'AIR' - of European Commission (EC). Project duration: 36 months - current status: completed.
Set up a European network covering topics related to grain legumes and their products by stimulating an efficient multidisciplinary approach for improving primary production of these raw materials and their industrial uses, in order to overcome remaining constraints, improve competitiveness and meet the demand for European protein-rich raw materials. Identify priorities and gaps of production and utilization of protein-rich seeds; optimize research potential on grain legumes, developing a multidisciplinary and integrated approach and identifying scientific gaps for recommendations; increase cohesion between and among scientists and economic actors.Available with paid subscription only.
'Task 1': (i) surveys and analysis on primary production and end-uses in Europe; (ii) definition of issues to be targeted by research and commercial actions to be implemented. 'Task 2': (i) interaction between on-going European projects; (ii) identification of gaps in research gaps and defining of recommendations. 'Task 3': (i) implementing thematic workshops to overcome identified needs and gaps; (ii) transfer of methods and results and initiation of joint programmes and commercial applications. 'Task 4': services and means to support task implementation, communication and cohesion.
Relations with Inter-Governmental OrganizationsMore detailed data available with paid subscription.
Members in 11 countries
More detailed data available with paid subscription.
Type I ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type II ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
- Fundamental Sciences
- Plant Life
UN Sustainable Development Goals **
UIA Org ID
Last News Received
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.
Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.
UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.
* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.