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European Consortium for Modelling of Air Pollution and Climate Strategies (EC4MACS)


European Commission, DG Environment via the LIFE program


February 2007 – March 2013


Project leader: IIASA

Consortium composed of


EC4MACS (European Consortium for Modelling Air Pollution and Climate Strategies) provided scientific and economic analyses for the review of the Thematic Strategy on Air Pollution in 2010/2011 and support the European Climate Change Programme to reach a better understanding of how greenhouse gas emissions can be reduced.

Contributions of EuroCARE

EuroCARE shared with ILR of Bonn University the task to develop a baseline (EuroCARE) and policy scenarios (ILR) for agricultural activities and markets, in particular regarding animal herds which are key drivers for GHG emissions from agriculture.