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International Collaboration for Sustainable Bioeconomy Development between Brazil and The Netherlands signed at ECO-BIO conference, 7 March 2016 in Rotterdam

Brazil and The Netherlands agreed to join forces on their important agro-and industrial sectors to further the development of a sustainable biobased economy. This collaboration will help both countries to benefit optimally from available resources and facilities, to help reach the agreed reduction of Green House Gasses at COP21 as well as economic growth. The Cooperation Agreement between AgroPolo Campinas-Brazil and BE-Basic Foundation was signed by their representatives on Monday 7 March 2016...

From left to right: Hans Schutte (Director General of the Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture and Science), Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz (FAPESP), Luuk van der Wielen (BE-Basic), Ruben Sharpe (NWO).

The Netherlands and Brazil agree on an intensive public-private program on sustainable biorefineries

São Paulo, 25 November 2015 – Director General Hans Schutte of the Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Scientific Director Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz of FAPESP and president Luuk van der Wielen of BE-Basic Foundation confirmed their intended support to continue their successful collaboration and enable a challenging program of academia and industry to jointly develop sustainable biorefineries for aviation fuels and chemical building blocks, and to develop the required...

Dr. Heitor Cantarella wins Brazilian Green Revolution Prize

On 13 October 2015, a special session was organised at the Brazilian Senate in Brasilia to commemorate 70 years of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. During this event, 10 Brazilian scientists were awarded the Heroes of the Brazilian Green Revolution prize. Among the recipients of the prizes was Dr. Heitor Cantarella, from the Agronomic Institute of Campinas (BE-Basic partner in project F08.002.03 in collaboration with Eiko...

BE-Basic Brazil mentioned as best practice in AWTI report


Report advises to strengthen Dutch-Brazilian R&D collaborations

Today, the Advisory council for science, technology and innovation (AWTI) released the report 'Collaborate to Innovate - Knowledge and Innovation Cooperation between Brazil and the Netherlands'. It states that the Netherlands can benefit from stronger collaborations with Brazil in the fields of innovation and science (i.e. biobased economy), and the need for specific directions with a view for long term planning....

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