Towards a safe and just operating
space for EU agriculture

About BrightSpace

BrightSpace is a European research project aiming to design effective and sustainable strategies to navigate within a Safe and Just Operating Space.

Why BrightSpace?

BrightSpace addresses the Work Programme Topic HORIZON-CL6-2021-GOVERNANCE-01-12 - EU agriculture within a safe and just operating space and planetary boundaries.

Work packages

The BrightSpace project is managed through 11 work packages (WP), each of which oversees and/or are responsible for various parts of the five-year project.


The consortium of BrightSpace consists of 14 partners from 9 countries in Europe (AT, CZ, FR, DE, HU, IT, NL, ES, UK) and the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission.

Project Advisory Board

The Scientific and Policy Advisory Board (SPAB) advises the project on the central scientific scope and direction of BrightSpace.