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Sustainable development of the national economy

This research direction focuses on different aspects influencing sustainable development of the national economy of Latvia. The main research activities aim to study the following topical issues: development of bioeconomy, competitiveness of food industry, sustainable use of local resources and many other aspects leaving an impact on the national economy.

Current projects

2013-2017

Project "Tackling the Challenges in Sustainable and Multifunctional Forestry through Enhanced Research Coordination for Policy Decisions" (SUMFOREST). The Seventh  Framework Programme for Research ERA-NET project

2014-2017

National research programme project "Value of Latvian Ecosystem and Its  Dynamics in the Influence of Climate" (EVIDEnT)

 

Completed projects

2013-2014

Project of Latvian Council of Science No  448/2012 "Impact Assessment of Bioenergy Sector Development in Latvia"

2013-2014

Project financed by the JSC "Latvijas valsts meži" No 05-15/8; 5.5.-5.1-0015-101-13-18 "Economically Efficient, Sustainable and Productive Use of Land for Production of Agriculture and Forestry Produce"

2013-2014

Project financed by the JSC "Latvijas valsts meži" No 5.5.-5.1-001y-101-14-42 ( L215) "Social-economic Assessment of Different Land Management Models"

2013-2014

Research project "Assessment of Raw Materials and Technological Processes for Improvement of Rye Bread Quality and Microbiological Safety" (No Ie - KAP-3/2012) concluded with Latvian Federation of Food Companies within the framework of the project "QUALITY CLUSTER OF FOOD PRODUCTS" financed by the European Regional Development Fund  

2012-2013

Projects of the Ministry of Agriculture No 2012/54 (identification number /2012/13_EZF_ELFLA) "Comparative Analysis of Competiveness Indicators of Latvian Food Industry" and "Comparative Analysis of Competiveness Indicators of Latvian Fish Processing Industry"

2013

Project of the Ministry of Agriculture No ZM/2013/7_LAP "Analysis of Labour Taxes in Agriculture"

2012-2013

HBE-2012-0071-B "Ex-ante Evaluations of Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, SWOT Analysis and Needs Compliance with the Data and Performed Research in Agriculture"

2013

Project No 05-15/8; 5.5.-5.1-0015-101-13-18  "Economically Efficient, Sustainable and Productive Use of  Land for Production of Agriculture and Forestry Produce"

2011-2013

Project "Use of Electric Energy in Motor Vehicles of Individuals", Agreement No 2DP/2.1.1.1.0/10/APIA/VIAA/130

2010-2013

No 2010.10-4/VPP-5/4  "Sustainable Use of Local Resources (Earth Entrails, Forest, Food and Transport) – New Products and New Technologies (NatRes)" within the Subproject 3.1 "Production of High Value Venison on Conditions of Sustainable Management" under Project 3 "Sustainable Use of Local Agricultural Resources for Production of Increased Nutritional Value of Food Products (FOOD)"

2011-2013

"Equine Industries Promoting Economically Competitive and Innovative Regions", project of Central Baltic INTERREG IV A Programme 2007-2013