Solutions for improving Agroecosystem and Crop Efficiency for water and nutrient use — SolACE. European Commission. 2017-2022. M. Quemada, M. Ruiz-Ramos, M.E. Benavente, Ch. Hontoria.

Designing InnoVative plant teams for Ecosystem Resilience and agricultural Sustainability (DIVERSify). European Commission (Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Framework Programme). 2017-2021. I. Mínguez, A. Garrido, I. Bardají, R. Moratiel, E. Luque.

Towards SUstainable and REsilient EU FARMing systems (SURE-Farm)         European Commission (Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Framework Programme. 2017-2021. A. Garrido, B. Soriano, JM Sumpsi, I. Bardají, E. Luque, I. Blanco, P. Esteve.

Agricultural Risk Assessment Study in Liberia. International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). 2017. J.M. sumpsi, I., Bardají, A.M. Tarquis, E. Luque, E. Iglesias, F. Escribano, I. Puigdueta, L. Rodríguez.



Assessing options for the Sustainable intensification of Agriculture for integrated production of food and non-food products at different scales (SUSTAG). (2016-2018). IP: M. Ruiz. INIA – 652615 ERA-NET CoFund FACCE Surplus (Food Security, Agriculture and Climate Change).

DevelopMent AnD application of integrated technological and management solutions FOR wasteWATER treatment and efficient reuse in agriculture tailored to the needs of Mediterranean African Countries (MADFORWATER). Research and Innovation action. European Commission, DG Research, Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation – Societal Challenge 5: Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials. Nº 688320. 2016-2020. Investigadora Principal: Consuelo Varela Ortega. Participantes: Irene Blanco, Paloma Esteve, Rhys Manners, Marina Martínez.

Research for Agri Comitee-State of play of risk mangement tools implemented by member states during the period 2014-2020: National and european framework. (2016). Isabel Bardají and Alberto Garrido (Coordinators ; Research Centre for the Management of Agricultural and Environmental Risks – CEIGRAM-UPM, Spain) ; Irene Blanco, Ana Felis and José María Sumpsi (Research Centre for the Management of Agricultural and Environmental Risks – CEIGRAM-UPM, Spain) ; Tomás García-Azcárate (Institute of Economics, Geography and Demography – CSIC, Spain) ; with the collaboration of: Geoffroy Enjolras (University Grenoble Alpes, France) ; Fabian Capitanio (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)


Asistencia técnica para la formulación de la propuesta de programa a ser presentado a la Facilidad de Inversiones en América Latina (LAIF) de la Comisión Europea. (2015). IP: J.M. Sumpsi. Oficina Técnica de cooperación de AECID en Ecuador.

Development of high quality food protein from multi-purpose crops through optimized, sustainable production and processing methods (PROTEIN2FOOD). (2015-2020). IP: Consuelo Varela-Ortega. European Commission. H2020.

Informational Assessment of Agricultural Risk Management Information Systems (IFAD). IP: Alberto Garido. International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

Interactive Soil Quality Assessment in Europe and China for Agricultural Productivity and Environmental Resilience (iSQAPER). (2015-2020). IP: Ana Iglesias. European Commission. H2020.


Algoritmos de análisis de series temporales no estacionarias. (2014). IP: Ana María Tarquis. Investigadores: Antonio Saa, José Luis Valecia. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, (UNAM).

A tool in JAVA for a multiscale analysis of 3D  images. (2014). IP: Ana María Tarquis. Universidad de Guelph.

Duero River Basin: Water Resources, Water Accounts and Target Sustainability Indices. (2014-2015). IP: L. Rodriguez Sinobas. European Commission – Directorate General Environment.


Contract for intellectual services relative to a report to describe and analyze the policy approaches to droughts and floods in agriculture in at least five OECD countries. (2013-2014). IP: Alberto Garrido. OCDE.

Support of Modernization of Public Agricultural Services in Surinam – Irrigation and Drainage. (2013). IP: Alberto Garrido. Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).


Algoritmos de análisis de series temporales no estacionarias. Contaminación por petróleo. (2012-2013). IP: Ana María Tarquis. Investigadores: Antonio Saa, José Luis Valecia. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, (UNAM).

Bottom-up Climate Adaptation Strategies towards a Sustainable Europe. (BASE). (2012-2016)  IP: Ana Iglesias. European Commission. VII Programa Marco.

Development of Agricultural Insurance System in Armenia (50203). (2012). IP: María Bielza. TAIEX – Directorate-General Enlargement of the European Commission.

Modelling European Agriculture with Climate Change for Food Securit. (MACSUR). (2012-2015) IP: Margarita Ruiz-Ramos. Investigadores: Inés Mínguez, Alberto Garrido. FACCE JPI.

Políticas Innovadores para el Desarrollo de los Territorios Rurales en América Latina (PIDERAL). (2012-2013). IP: JM Sumpsi. Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) – AECID.

Understanding and coping with food markets volatility towards more Stable World and EU food Systems  (ULYSSES) (2012-2015) IP: Alberto Garrido,  Coord: UPM. Investigadores: Isabel Bardají, María Blanco, José María  Sumpsi, Sol García-Germán, Francisco Fernández. Gestión: Ana Felis, Esperanza Luque. European Commission. VII Programa Marco.


An Integration of Mitigation and Adaptation options for sustainable Livestock production under climate CHANGE (ANIMALCHANGE). (2011-2014). IP: Ana Iglesias. Coord: Jean-Francois Soussana of INRA. VII Programa Marco.

Improved Drought Early Warning and Forecasting to strengthen preparedness and adaptation to droughts in Africa” (DEWFORA) (2011). IP: Ana Iglesias. Coord: Micha Werner (Institute for Water Education,UNESCO-IHE, Holanda).VII Programa Marco.

Policy relevant assessment of socio-economic effects of droughts and floods (PREEMPT). (2011-2012). IP: Alberto Garrido. Investigadores: Roberto Rodríguez-Casado, Nuria Hernández-Mora, Marina Gil. European Commission – DG ECHO.

Role Of Biodiversity In climate change mitigation (ROBIN). (2011-2015). IP: Consuelo Varela. Coord: Terry Parr. Investigadores: Irene Blanco, Gema Carmona, Paloma Esteve. VII Programa Marco European Commission.

Sustainable farm Management Aimed at Reducing Threats to SOILs under climate change (SmartSoil). (2011-2015). IP: Ana Iglesias. Investigadores: Berta Sánchez, Ruth Cunninghan.  European Commission. VII Programa Marco.


Era-Net Water Cap and Trade: Water markets scenarios for Southern Europe: new solutions for coping with water scarcity and drought risk? (2010–2012). IP: Alberto Garrido. Investigador: Dolores Rey Coord: Jean-Daniel Rinaudo (Francia,BRGM). Fundación Mardri+d para el Conocimiento.

Design of olive cultivar experiments in Wudu, Mianyang and Xichang (China) to select the most productive ones with less climatic risks (2010). IP: María Gómez del Campo. Planning and design institute of forest products industry – State forestry administration of China.

Methodology for Effective Decision-making on Impacts and Adaptation (MEDIATION) (2010-2013) IP: C. Varela. Coord: Rob Swart, (ALTERRA-Wageningen University, Holanda). VII Programa Marco.

Water Availability and Security in Southern EuRope and the Mediterranean (WASSERMED) (2010- 2013). IP: Ana Iglesias. L. Panzera, (Centro Euro – Mediterranteo Per 1 Cambiamenti Climatici SCARL, Italia). VII Programa Marco.

What market measures in the future CAP after 2013? (2010) IP: Isabel Bardají. Investigador: Alberto  Garrido, Eva Iglesias, María BLanco y María Bielza. European Parliament’s Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development


Toolbox of cost-effective strategies foro n-farm reductions in N losses to water (N-TOOLBOX). (2008–2010). IP: Miguel Quemada. Investigadores: Alberto Garrido. Coord: J. Cooper. (Newcastle University, Reino Unido). VII Programa Marco.

Full costs of climate change (CLIMATECOST). (2008 – 2010). IP: Ana Iglesias Investigador: Alberto Garrido Coord: Tom Downing. (Stockholm Environment Institute, Reino Unido). VII Programa Marco.


Climate Change and Impact Research: the Mediterranean Environment (CIRCE). (2007 – 2010.) VI Programa Marco. IP: Ana Iglesias. Coord: Instituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanología, Italia.

Improving the quality of pork and pork products for the consumer: Development of innovative, integrated, and sustainable food prodcution chains of high quality pork (Q-PORCHAINS). (2007). VI Programa Marco. IP: Julián Briz. Coord: Anders Karlsson (University of Copenhagen). Investigadores: Isabel de Felipe.

Mediterranean dialogue on framing sustainability in water policy evaluation (SWAP). (2007-2009) VI Programa Marco. IP: Ana Iglesias. Coord: Alessandra Scardigno  (International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies, di Bari, Italia).

Policy incentives for climate change mitigation agricultural techniques (PICCMAT) (2007 – 2009). VI Programa Marco. IP: Ana Iglesias. Coord: Olivier Beucher  (Baastel sprl, Francia, Bélgica).


Healthy Fruit for a Healty Europe (ISAFRUIT). (2006-2010). VI Programa Marco. IP: Julián Briz. Investigador: Isabel de Felipe. Coord: Ole Callensen. (Dinamarca).

Water Scenarios for Europe and for Neighbouring States (SCENES). (2006 – 2011). VI Programa Marco. IP: C. Varela. Coord: J. Kämäri (Finnish Environment Research Institute- Helsinki University, Finlandia).


New approaches to adaptive water management under uncertainty (NEWATER). (2005-2009). VI Programa Marco. IP: Consuelo Varela. Investigadores: Gema Carmona. Coord: C. Pahl-Wostl. (Osnabrück University, Alemania), P. Kabat (Wageningen University, Holanda).

System for environmental and agricultural modeling; linking European Science and Society (SEAMLESS) (2005 – 2009) VI Programa Marco. IP: M. Blanco. Coord: Mvan Ittersum. (Wageningen University, Holanda).

Facilitating the CAP reform:compliance and competitiveness of European agriculture (CROSS COMPLIANCE). (2005 – 2008.) VI Programa Marco. IP: Consuelo Varela. Investigadores: Irene Blanco. Coord: Floor M Brouwe  (Landbouw-Economisch.Instituut Holanda).

Design and economic impact of risk management tools for European agriculture (INCOME STABILISATION). (2005 – 2008). VI Programa Marco. IP: Alberto Garrido. Coord: R.Huirne (Wageningen University, Holanda).

Strengthening international research on geographical indications: from research foundation to consistent policy. (SINER-GI). (2005 – 2007).VI Programa Marco. IP: Isabel Bardají. Coord: B. Sylvander. (INRA).