HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Innovative, Sustainable and inclusive Bioeconomy Improved forest data

9 Specific challenge: The significant societal changes over the last decades and the emergence of new policies, e. [read more]

All 2013 LIFE projects

24 Belgium (BE) 4 projects (28. [read more]

Improved Forest Management for Sustainable Livelihoods Programme Phase II Malawi

25 Theglobal objectiveof this Call for Proposals is to contribute towards the improvement of livelihoods of forest dependent communities through the participatory management of forests both in forest reserves and on customary land. [read more]

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Chemical building blocks and value-added materials through integrated processing of wood

26 Specific challenge:There is a strong, but currently underexploited, potential for valorisation of sugars and lignin streams from wood. [read more]


28 Topic:Demonstration of renewable electricity and heating/cooling technologiesIn 2015,the following technology-specific challenges have to be addressed:Photovoltaics:PV integrated in the built environment –Building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) systems will become essential elements in future net zero energy buildings provided a number of challenges are solved, e. [read more]

Waste: A resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials

29 Eco-innovative solutionsSpecific challenge:The growing waste produced in Europe, particularly in urban areas, where the vast majority of the world population are expected to live by 2050, represents a cost for society and a burden on the environment and, at the same time, a valuable stock of resources that can be exploited. [read more]

Water Innovation: Boosting its value for Europe

30 Demonstration/pilot activitiesSpecific challenge:One of the main factors hampering the market uptake of innovative solutions in the field of water is the lack of real scale demonstration of their long term viability. [read more]