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FAPESP announces result of call for proposals with NERC

FAPESP announces result of call for proposals with NERC

Institutions will fund collaborative project destined to reconstruct past precipitation regimes in the Amazon (photo: NASA/NOAA GOES)

FAPESP and the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), from the United Kingdom, announce the result of a call for proposals launched to fund collaborative projects between researchers from the State of São Paulo and researchers from the UK.

The opportunity, with annual periodicity, received projects in the “Earth System Science” and “Global Environmental Change” research themes, integrating NERC’s Global Partnerships Seedcorn Fund scheme.

The approved proposal will receive support to cover short-term expenses (mobility, workshops and small research expenses).

Selected proposal:

Testing novel isotope approaches to reconstruct past precipitation regimes in the Amazon

Processo / Grant number

2018/50080-4

Acordo / Agreement

RCUK, NERC

Pesq. Resp. / PI

Francisco William da Cruz Júnior

Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad

Roel Jacobus Wihelmus Brienen

Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad

University of Leeds

Instit. sede / Host Institution

Instituto de Geociências / USP

The call for proposals is available at www.fapesp.br/en/11588.