Announcements

December 1, 2022

BC3 receives its second “María de Maeztu” accreditation of excellence

BC3 has been officially recognised as a “María de Maeztu Unit of Excellence” by the State Research Agency, a public agency attached to the Ministry of Science and Innovation. This is the second time that the institute obtains this recognition after receiving it in 2018.
November 25, 2022

BC3 joins the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Today 25 November marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. It is a day designated by the UN since 1981 to raise awareness of violence against women around the world.BC3 launches an online campaign to join the commemoration.
November 15, 2022

La investigadora de BC3 Marta Olazabal, incluida en la plataforma ‘Científicas e Innovadoras’

La investigadora Ikerbasque en BC3 Marta Olazabal ha sido incluida en la plataforma ‘Científicas e Innovadoras’ gracias a sus aportaciones a la ciencia interdisciplinar sobre Adaptación al Cambio Climático, destacando en las áreas de geografía y ciencias tecnológicas.
November 14, 2022

Five BC3 researchers rank among the World’s Top 2% Scientists

Stanford University recently released the list of the World’s Top 2% of Scientists in the updated Science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators and five BC3 researchers ranked in the following order as the most influential researchers: Unai Pascual, Anil Markandya, Mikel Gonzalez-Eguino, Ibon Galarraga and Luis Mari Abadie
November 11, 2022

Researcher Anil Markandya selected as the winner of the 9th Venus International Research Award (VIRA 2023)

Dr. Anil Markandya, Ikerbasque Distinguished Professor at BC3, has been selected as the recipient of the 9th Venus International Research Award (VIRA 2023) for lifetime achievement in the area of Environmental Economics research.
November 9, 2022

Strengthening the capacity to increase resilience to climate change in West Africa | Side Event COP27

Home to more than 400 million people, West Africa suffers from severe climate-related hazards, which affect communities, livelihoods, and infrastructures and hamper development and economic growth. Coastal areas, which host about one-third of the population in the region and more than half of its gross domestic product (GDP), are particularly vulnerable to climate risks.
October 11, 2022

Halting deforestation from agricultural value chains

A new report presented in the Digital FAO-Global Landscapes Forum (GLF), Pre-COFO26 and the 8th World Forest Week 2022, on the role of governments for halting deforestation by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) uses data from a novel global database produced by BC3 and FAO.
October 6, 2022

BC3 commits to new research and actions on marine biodiversity

Biodiversity loss is considered the second biggest challenge after Global Climate Change. This is why as many as sixteen projects funded by the European Commission this year are focused on the issue of marine biodiversity in the European Seas.
October 5, 2022

Why an EU framework for sustainable food is crucial for climate, biodiversity and competitiveness

In her plans for 2023 addressed to the EU Parliament, President of the EU Commission von der Leyen did not mention the proposal for a Sustainable Food System legislative framework (SFSF). This created speculation about the timeframe of this key proposal which has been put forward as a cornerstone of the EU Green Deal for the agri-food sector.
September 27, 2022

Las personas investigadoras de BC3 participan en Noche Europea de las y los Investigadores

Los investigadores e investigadoras de BC3 Neus Escobar, Agustín del Prado y Pablo Manzano participan en la nueva edición de Noche Europea organizado por UPV/EHU uno de los más grandes eventos de divulgación científica de Europa que este año tendrá lugar el 30 de septiembre entre las 17.00 a 21.30 en Campo de Volantin.