In this context, the French National Research Agency, and regional and international structures such as ADEME, local authorities of Guadeloupe, Martinique and French Guiana, Brazilian funding agencies (FAPESP and FACEPE) are mobilizing to launch a call "research, development and innovation" on seaweed strandings sargassum.
This "SARGASSUM" call will be focused on four themes.
This call aims to provide pragmatic solutions to the stranding of sargassum and to improve the knowledge on this phenomenon which affects more particularly the islands of the Caribbean area. This joint initiative, the first of its kind by the perimeter of the scientific and economic community it aims at, should help create a community of knowledge and expertise of reference on the subject of sargassum.
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