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See below the 9 institutions of Biodiversify project

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CIRAD is the French agricultural research and international cooperation organization working on the sustainable development of tropical and...
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INRAE is Europe’s top agricultural research institute and the world’s number two centre for the agricultural sciences. Its scientists are working...
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Caussade Semences Group

CSG is a seed company represented in 35 countries by 630 permanent employees. Since 60 years, CSG is a multi-species seed producer, present on all...
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Ecole Nationale Superieure Agronomique d’Alger (ENSA)

Ecole Nationale Superieure Agronomique d’Alger (ENSA)

ENSA is the national high school of agronomy in Algeria working for the sustainable development of agricultural system at the scale of all Algerian...
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Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF)

ZALF is a national research institution of the Leibniz Association. Its mission is to scientifically explain causal relationships in agricultural...
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Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH)

The Aristotelio Panepistimio Thessalonikis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, AUTH) is the largest university in Greece. Among its 11 faculties...
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Consiglio per la ricercar in agricoltura e l’analisi dell’economia agraria (CREA)

CREA is the largest national (Italy) research organization in agriculture. It operates under the supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture, with...
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Universitat de Lleida (UdL)

UdL is a public, dynamic, innovative and modern university, to the service of the society and with universal vocation. People training is one of the...
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Institut de l’Olivier de Sfax (IO)

IO is a Tunisian public institution which mission is to carry out research activities to promote olive and fruit tree sectors and to improve the...
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