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Structure and partners


The project implementation requires a strong governance:

  • A decisional/controlling body, the National Steering Committee (NCS),
  • An executive body, the executive committee which includes the governance board,
  • An ultimate decision body, the institution committee
  • Four advisory bodies: The international scientific board (ISAB), the Stakeholders Committee (SC), the local users committees and the specific working groups.
  • The Management team (one project manager and two engineers) supports the executive committee for the day-to-day PHENOME-EMPHASIS management.
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Phenome-Emphasis organization chart. Decision bodies, orange boxes; executive bodies,  green boxes; advisory bodies,  blue boxes.




PHENOME brings together 14 INRA units:

  • UMR 759 - Laboratoire d'écophysiologie des plantes sous stress environnementaux (LEPSE)
  • UMR 1095 – Génétique, diversité et écophysiologie des céréales (GDEC) et l’UE1375 - PHACC,
  • UE0398 - DIASCOPE
  • UMR 1334 – Amélioration génétique et adaptation des plantes méditerranéennes et tropicales (AGAP)
  • UE0802 - Domaine expérimental d’Auzeville
  • UMR1248 - Agrosystèmes et agricultures, gestion des ressources, innovations et ruralités (AGIR)
  • UMR1332 - Biologie du fruit et pathologie (BFP)
  • UPR1268 - Biopolymères Interactions Assemblages (BIA)
  • UMT CAPTE, dans l'UMR1114 - Environnement méditerranéen et modélisation des agro-hydrosystèmes (EMMAH)
  • UR1164 - Unité de recherche en génomique et bioinformatique (URGI)
  • UMR729 - Mathématiques, informatique, statistique pour l’environnement et l’agronomie (MISTEA)
  • UMR0441 - Laboratoire des Interactions Plantes et Microorganismes (LIPM)
  • UMR1345 - Institut de Recherche en Horticulture et Semences (IRHS)

 and 2 applied research institutes funded and driven by farmers :

  • Institut du Végétal – ARVALIS
  • Institut technique des producteurs d’oléagineux, de protéagineux, de chanvre et de leurs filières (Terres Inovia)


PHENOME's Partners: distribution of INRA units and applied research institutes funded and driven by farmers around France