ERC Starting Grant 2015
Funding Agency: European Research Council
Period: 5 years (2016-2021)
Research Team: Elena Ojea (PI), Alba Aguión (PhD student), Iratxe Rubio (PhD student), Diego Salgueiro (PhD student), Alex Tidd and Smit V. Caballero (postdoc researchers), Raquel Ruiz Diaz (research assistant).


FAO - Illuminating Hidden Harvest Spain
Funding Agency: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Period: January- June 2019 (6 months)
Principal investigators: Elena Ojea (UVigo), Gonzalo Macho
Research Team: researchers of University of Vigo, University of Santiago de Compostela, University of Oviedo and University of Alicante, WWF-Spain, Soldecocos (Sociedad para el Desarrollo de las Comunidades Costeras) and GEN-GOB Eivissa.


Funding Agency: Interreg Mediterranean program
Period: November 2019- June 2022 (32 months)
PI: Joaquim Garrabou (CSIC-Institute of Marine Science)
Research Team: 15 Partners, from 8 Countries: 6 EU-Med (Spain, France, Italy, Greece, Croatia, Malta) together with Albania, and Belgium


Horizon 2020
Funding Agency: EU Research and Innovation Programme Horizon 2020
Period: September 2020- August 2024 (48 months)
Lead Partner: University of Hamburg
Research Team: 32 partners, from 17 countries: Europe, South America and Western Asia.


Funding Agency: CYTED - Programa Iberoamericano de Ciencia y Tecnología para el Desarrollo
Period: 3 years (2017-2020)
PI: Sebastián Villasante (USC)
Research Team: researchers from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Spain, Mexico, Portugal, Peru and Venezuela.


BiodivERsA thematic network
Funding Agency: BiodivERsA – the network programming and funding research on biodiversity and ecosystem services across European countries and territories
Period: 3 years (2017-2020)
PI: José Luis Acuña (Universidad de Oviedo)
Research Team: researchers from Spain, Portugal, and France.