CarboEurope-IP is supported by the European Commission, Directorate-General Research, Sixth Framework Programme, Priority 188.8.131.52 Global Change and Ecosystem, Contract No. GOCE-CT-2003-505572. The budget consists of 16.3 million Euro from the European Commission and roughly twice as much support from national funding.
The consortium consists of 61 Contractor Institutes from 17 European countries, plus about 30 Associated Partners within Europe and further Collaborating Institutes outside Europe . The Max-Planck-Institute for Biogeochemistry , Germany , is project co-ordinator. CarboEurope-IP is open to associate further partners.
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