CASTLE in brief

Theme: Initial Training Networks (ITN), PEOPLE
Duration: 4 years (starting Nov 2012)
Budget: 3,8 Mill EUR
Funder: EU 7th Framework Programme
Partners: 9 full partners & 8 associate partners


CASTLE arranged the project's final conference Towards a Sustainable Bioeconomy — Innovative Methods and Solutions for the Agriculture and Forest Sectors in Barcelona, Spain on 21-23 October 2015. Please visit the conference page to learn about the outcomes of the event.

CASTLE  — Careers in Sustainability Excellence — is a Marie Curie Initial Training Network. The project combines scientific innovative problem-oriented research and practical training of young academics on methods used for sustainability impact assessments in the bioenergy and forest-based sector in Europe. CASTLE educates sustainability experts for the broader bio-based economy, and the work done by our researchers adopts sustainability assessment methods to specific parts of the bioeconomy.

This web site is implemented in cooperation with the CASTLE fellows.