Fostering the need for implementation of the ECPGR European Evaluation Network (EVA) on grain legumes

Activity Coordinator: Creola Brezeanu

The 'forEVA' Activity, submitted by the Grain Legumes Working Group for funding under the Sixth Call of the Phase X ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme, was selected by the Executive Committee and approved in December 2022. 


October 2023
The ForEVA project meeting is planned for 10-11 October 2023 in Bucharest, Romania. The meeting will bring together nearly 40  project partners and stakeholders to review ongoing initiatives on legumes across Europe and jointly discuss the options for the establishment of an EVA Legumes network, and develop a draft work plan and budget proposal for this new initiative.

May 2023
The ForEVA project is soliciting Expressions of interest from potential private and public sector partners to participate in the project and jointly develop the new EVA Legumes network. Interested stakeholders are invited to complete the Letter of Commitment with information on their organization, interests and possible contributions and email them to the EVA coordinator Sandra Goritschnig.

March 2023
The ForEVA Activity was launched and promoted at different events, such as the BRESOV Final Conference where breeding companies and NGOs were identified and invited to join the initiative.

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