The CSA Booster (CSAb) works across European agrifood value chains with a multi-stakeholder ecosystem of partners including national, regional and international governments, and over 50 leading EU research institutions, farmer organizations and businesses.
The CSA Booster is led by a group of pioneering experts from European agricultural and climate research institutions as well as from the private sector.
You can see our core CSAb partners here.
A wider network of over 20 international organisations and companies are actively working with the CSA Booster via EIT Climate-KIC co-funded projects, including major players from the agri-food industry, the agricultural sector, industry alliances, regional farmer cooperatives, government bodies, technology and solution providers and start-ups. This diverse network helps connect researchers, providers and users of the most innovative and impactful CSA solutions.
EIT Climate-KIC is Europe’s leading climate innovation initiative. It is the largest public-private innovation partnership focused on climate change, consisting of dynamic companies, the best academic institutions and the public sector. It is one of three Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) created in 2010 by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), an EU body, whose mission is to create sustainable growth including climate change mitigation and adaptation.
EIT Climate-KIC partners currently working with CSA Booster include the Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture (GACSA), World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), Potsdam Institute for Climate Research (PIK), French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development (CIRAD), Cool Farm Alliance, EIT Food and many more.
A full list of our EIT Climate-KIC partners can be found here.
We work with a number of individual project partners who can be loosely grouped into corporate partners, start-ups and international organisations.
You can discover who these are here.