Fighting poverty across Africa, Asia and South America.
Improving our understanding of how ecosystems are linked to the wellbeing of the poor
Diverse and exciting research - from aquaculture to zoonosis, and Afghanistan to Zambia.
Putting research into use so we can achieve development impact and alleviate poverty.
This is a joint call for proposals, developed through the Global Food Security (GFS) programme. It is funded by BBSRC and NERC and administered by BBSRC on behalf of both funders. This call responds to a recognised need for an improved understanding of agricultural soil and rhizosphere interactions to underpin the development of agricultural ecosystems ('agri-ecosystems') approaches.
The journal articles, book chapters and reports that ESPA research has generated