Vietnam Partnership Biofuels Meeting

Lead Research Organisation: University of York
Department Name: Biology

Abstract

Vietnam

Publications

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Description This meeting helped to consolidate our collaboration on rice straw biofuels and biorefining and develop strategies for pursuing the work, eventually allowing additional funding from the Vietnam Ministry of Science and Technology and BBSRC to be obtained.
Exploitation Route The relationships built in this meeting may be useful for fostering further UK/Vietnam interactions.
Sectors Agriculture, Food and Drink,Manufacturing, including Industrial Biotechology

 
Description This project consolidated the working relationship between several groups in the UK and Vietnam and was joint funded by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) in Vietnam. This eventually went on to underpin a successfula application for a Newton Rice project entitled "Developing rice resources for resilience to climate change and mitigation of carbon emissions", co-funed by MOST in Vietnam and PhilRice in the Philippines.
First Year Of Impact 2016
Sector Agriculture, Food and Drink,Manufacturing, including Industrial Biotechology
Impact Types Policy & public services

 
Description Developing rice resources for resilience to climate change and mitigation of carbon emissions
Amount £568,934 (GBP)
Funding ID BB/N013689/1 
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 04/2016 
End 04/2019
 
Description Developing rice straw for animal feed
Amount £749,043 (GBP)
Funding ID BB/P022499/1 
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 04/2017 
End 04/2019