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The tragedy of missing migrants in the Mediterranean

30 August 2016 News

In 2015 and the first half of 2016, more than 6,600 refugees and migrants drowned or went missing in the Mediterranean after their boats capsized while trying to reach Europe. A new report shows that many of the bodies are never identified, and families at home face never finding out what has happened to their loved ones.

Three million awarded to boost sustainable agriculture

25 August 2016 News

The grants totalling £3.2 million were funded in the second round of the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Innovation Club (SARIC), which supports interdisciplinary projects to provide solutions to key challenges affecting the efficiency, productivity and sustainability of the UK crop and livestock sectors.