FAPESP and Belmont Forum selected proposal in ecosystem services Versão em português

FAPESP and Belmont Forum selected proposal in ecosystem services Project will be conducted by researchers from São Paulo, Spain, Norway, Sweden and United States (photo: Belmont Forum)

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) announces the result of a call for research proposals with the Belmont Forum, group of member organizations with the mission to encourage research on global changes.

The "Scenarios of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services" call also included BiodivERsA, a network of national and regional funding organisations promoting pan-European research on biodiversity and ecosystem services. BiodivERsA is funded under the Horizon 2020 ERA-NET COFUND scheme.

This call was supported by Belmont Forum selected funding agencies from different countries and also by BiodivERsA. 25 funding organisations from 22 countries are joining this call.

One proposal was selected:  

Equilibrando a conservação da biodiversidade com o desenvolvimento nas áreas alagáveis amazônicas
BONDS - Balancing biOdiversity conservatioN with Development in Amazon wetlandS

Processo / Grant ID


Acrônimo/ Acronym


Pesquisador Responsável / Principal Investigator

Evlyn Márcia Leão de Moraes Novo

Instituição sede / Host Institution

Divisão de Sensoriamento Remoto, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (INPE)

Pesquisador Líder / Leader PI

Marie-Paule Bonnet

Instituição Líder / Leader Host Institution

Institut de Recherche pour le Développement - UMR ESPACE-DEV, France

Países Participantes / Participating Countries

France, Germany, Colombia, Norway, USA, Sweden, UK, Spain, Brazil

Agências Financiadoras / Funding Agencies


Pesquisadores Parceiros / Partner Researchers

- Antoine Guisan, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

- Christophe Lepage, Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement (CIRAD), France

- Christiane Schmullius, Friedrich-Schiller-University, Germany

- Leon Juan Gabriel, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia

- Maxime Lenormand, Institut national de Recherche en sciences et technologies pour l'environnement et l'agriculture, France

- Torbjørn Haugaasen, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway

- Laura Hess, University of California, Santa Barbara, United States 

- Leandro Castello, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, United States

- Marcel Bursztyn, University of Brasilia, Brazil

- Carlos Peres, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom

- Ida-Maja Hassellöv, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

- Rachel Tiller, SINTEF Ocean, Trondheim, Norway

- José Juan Castro, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), Spain

- Denis Abessa, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Brazil

- Matthias Obst, Department of Marine Sciences, Gothenburg, Sweden

- Paul F. Holthus, World Ocean Council, Hawaii, USA

The call for proposals is available at:  

Page updated on 05/10/2019 - Published on 12/20/2018