French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)France France

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INRA is Europe’s top agricultural research institute and the world’s number two centre for the agricultural sciences. Its scientists are working towards solutions for society’s major challenges.

More than 8200 people work at INRA in one of 18 research centres throughout France: scientists in more than 50 scientific fields as well as engineers, administrative staff and technicians in more than 90 professions.

>Its job: to explore, understand, experiment and think ahead
>Its goal: to give people freedom of choice and the ability to innovate
>Its specialties: Food, nutrition, agriculture and the environment
>Its focal issues: Competitiveness, regional land use, health, sustainable development and bioeconomy