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Assessment of national employer skills and government business support programmes

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs invites tenders for assessment of national employer skills and government business support programmes. The project is required to help build a better picture of whether economic growth in rural areas can be …
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Defra – Scoping awards

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs invites applications for the Darwin scoping awards. These provide one-off funding for travel costs in and to a host country to enable successful applicants to make face-to-face contact and collaboratively develop a …
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Biodiversity segmentation scoping study

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs invites applications for its biodiversity segmentation scoping study. The aim of this project is to undertake a biodiversity segmentation scoping study, to help understand the attitudes, values, motivations and behaviours of key …
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Design for a future climate – climate-resilient infrastructure

The Technology Strategy Board, in collaboration with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, invites applications for its design for a future climate – climate-resilient infrastructure competition. This competition will fund the development of innovative solutions to increase the …
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Systems thinking and system dynamics modelling to support policy development Defra call

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs invites applications for its call on systems thinking and system dynamics modelling to support policy development using waste prevention and recycling as case studies. The overall aim of the project is to …
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Darwin initiative – call for main projects

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), in conjunction with the Department for International Development, invites applications for main projects under its Darwin initiative. The Darwin initiative aims to help safeguard the world’s biodiversity by drawing on UK …
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Technology Strategy Board – Water security

The Technology Strategy Board, in collaboration with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the Natural Environment Research Council and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, invites applications for its collaborative research and development call for projects to …
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) – Better evidence for regulatory reform

Defra invites tenders to provide better evidence for regulatory reform. These projects aim to investigate and elucidate how regulatory policies within the scope of Defra’s responsibilities can be designed to achieve results in the most efficient ways. The objectives of …
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New Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) calls

Ecosystem interactions The aim of this call is to fund a number of projects to address the issue of complex interactions between ecosystems, the services they provide, and society’s response to changes in service provision. The projects will need to …
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New Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) calls

Evaluation of the effectiveness of planning policies relating to local wildlife and geological sites The project will document the range of planning guidance, criteria and policies that have been developed and adopted by Local Authorities in accordance with PPS9, for …
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