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

Budget: €4,000,000
Deadline Date: 21-04-2015

Specific Challenge:The complexity and heterogeneity of waste streams require coordination and networking between researchers, entrepreneurs and public authorities to harmonise technologies, processes and services, to profit from benchmarking, sharing best practices, and gender mainstreaming, and to use or develop standards.

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

Budget: €54,000,000
Deadline Date: 21-04-2015

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.

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Blue Growth: Unlocking the potential of Seas and Oceans Coordination action in support of the implementation of the Joint Programming Initiative on

Budget: €2,000,000
Deadline Date: 11-06-2015

Specific challenge:Following the implementation of the actions foreseen by the Commission’s Communication on Joint Programming to tackle Europe’s major societal challenges, the Competitiveness Council has welcomed the progress made by EU Member States in Joint Programming Initiatives launched so far.

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Blue Growth: Unlocking the potential of Seas and Oceans Improving the preservation and sustainable exploitation of Atlantic marine ecosystems

Budget: €36,000,000
Deadline Date: 03-02-2015
Deadline Date Stage 2: 11-06-2015

Specific Challenge:The North Atlantic is a key marine region that encompasses ecologically and biologically important and fragile ecosystems (e.

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges BLUE GROWTH: UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL OF SEAS AND OCEANS Forecasting and anticipating effects of climate change on fisheries and aquaculture

Budget: €36,000,000
Deadline Date: 03-02-2015
Deadline Date Stage 2: 11-06-2015

Specific challengeGlobal warming and climate change are likely to affect all the biosphere's components and impact the functioning of all aquatic ecosystems and the living organisms that populate them.

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges BLUE GROWTH: UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL OF SEAS AND OCEANS Response capacities to oil spills and marine pollutions

Budget: €36,000,000
Deadline Date: 03-02-2015
Deadline Date Stage 2: 11-06-2015

Specific challenge:The development of deep sea resources exploitation (particularly offshore Oil and Gas) is moving maritime operations to extreme pressure and low temperature conditions, with many unknown factors and limited response capacity.

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Innovative, Sustainable and inclusive Converting CO2 into chemicals

Budget: €17,000,000 H2020-ISIB-2015-2
Deadline Date: 24-02-2015
Deadline Date Stage 2: 11-06-2015

Proposals should address innovative technologies to use CO2 from the atmosphere or captured in industrial processes as a direct feedstock for chemical production beyond algal biorefinery concepts.

LIFE Environmental Governance and Information

Deadline Date: 16-10-2014

LIFE Environmental Governance and Information aims specifically at contributing to the development and implementation of EU environmental policy and legislation.

Climate Governance and Information

Deadline Date: 16-10-2014

LIFE Climate Governance and Information aims specifically at contributing to the development and implementation of EU climate policy and legislation.

Climate Change Mitigation

Deadline Date: 16-10-2014

Climate Change Mitigation should contribute to the transition towards a low emission and climate-resilient economy.

Climate Change Adaptation

Deadline Date: 16-10-2014

With a view to contributing to supporting efforts leading to increased resilience to climate change, the priority area Climate Change Adaptation has in particular the following specific objectives as set out in Article 15 of the LIFE Regulation: • to contribute to the development and implementation of Union policy on climate change adaptation, including mainstreaming across policy areas, in particular by developing, testing and demonstrating policy or management approaches, best practices and solutions for climate change adaptation, including, where appropriate, ecosystem-based approaches; • to improve the knowledge base for the development, assessment, monitoring, evaluation and implementation of effective climate change adaptation actions and measures, prioritising, where appropriate, those applying an ecosystem-based approach, and to enhance the capacity to apply that knowledge in practice; • to facilitate the development and implementation of integrated approaches, such as for climate change adaptation strategies and action plans, at local, regional or national level, prioritising, where appropriate, ecosystem-based approaches; • to contribute to the development and demonstration of innovative climate change adaptation technologies, systems, methods and instruments that are suitable for being replicated, transferred or mainstreamed.

LIFE 2014 Preparatory Projects

Deadline Date: 29-10-2014

Under the 2014 call, proposals may be submitted only to address the following specific needs:1) Establishing an EU NGO platform on Best Available Techniques The proposed project: Establishing an EU environmental non-governmental organisation (NGO) platform on Best Available Techniques (BAT).

Life Integrated projects

Deadline Date: 10-10-2014

Integrated projects(sub-programme for Environment,notfor Climate Action)are projects implementing on a large territorial scale (regional, multi-regional, national or trans-national scale) environmental or climate plans or strategies required by specific Union environmental or climate legislation, developed pursuant to other Union acts or developed by Member States' authorities, primarily in the areas of nature (including Natura 2000 network management), water, waste, air and climate change mitigation and adaptation*, while ensuring involvement of stakeholders and promoting the coordination with and mobilisation of at least one other relevant Union, national or private funding source.

Life Technical Assistance projects

Deadline Date: 15-09-2014

Technical Assistance (TA) projects provide, by way of action grants, financial support to help applicants prepare Integrated Projects (IPs).

Life Capacity Building projects

Deadline Date: 30-09-2014

Capacity Building projectsprovide financial support to activities required to build the capacity of Member States, including LIFE national or regional contact points, with a view to enabling Member States to participate more effectively in the LIFE Programme.

LIFE Environment & Resource Efficiency

Deadline Date: 16-10-2014

LIFE Environment and Resource Efficiency aims specifically at contributing to the implementation, updating and development of European Union environmental policy and legislation, including the integration of the environment into other policies, thereby contributing to sustainable development.

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges CALL FOR COMPETITIVE LOW-CARBON ENERGY Market uptake of existing and emerging renewable electricity, heating and cooling technologies

Budget: 158 400 000
Deadline Date: 07-05-2014

To ensure the level of growth needed to deliver the EU targets for renewable energy, and to create the appropriate business environment for EU industrial leadership in low-carbon energy technologies.

FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTION TO A EUROPEAN CITIZENS’ ORGANISATION REPRESENTING ENVIRONMENTAL INTERESTS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARDS FOR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AT EUROPEAN UNION LEVEL

This Call for Proposals aims at providing financial contributions (operating grant) to the operation of a European citizens’ organisation representing environmental interests in the development of standards for products and services at European Union level through the conclusion of a grant agreement.

horizon-2020-excellent-science-hpc HPC Ecosystem Development

Budget: €97,400,000 H2020-FETHPC-2014
Deadline Date: 25-11-2014

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Growing a Low Carbon, Resource Efficient Economy with a Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials Demonstrating the concept of

Budget: €50,000,000 H2020-SC5-2015-two-stage
Deadline Date: 16-10-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 10-03-2015

Proposals should scale up, demonstrate, deploy, test and validate in real-life conditions the concept of Citizen Observatories and the effective transfer of environmental knowledge for policy, industrial, research and societal use, with a focus on the domain of land cover/land use, both in rural and urban areas.

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Growing a Low Carbon, Resource Efficient Economy with a Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials Mapping Member State research and innovation in climate change, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

Budget: €120,000,000 H2020-SC5-2015-one-stage
Deadline Date: 10-03-2015

Mapping Member State research and innovation in climate change, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials:

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Growing a Low Carbon, Resource Efficient Economy with a Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials Strategic international dialogues and cooperation with raw materials producing countries and industry

Budget: €120,000,000 H2020-SC5-2015-one-stage
Deadline Date: 10-03-2015

Strategic international dialogues and cooperation with raw materials producing countries and industry:

horizon-2020-societal-challenges-growing-a-low-carbon-resource-efficient-economy-with-a-sustainable-supply-of-raw-materials New sustainable exploration technologies and geomodels

Budget: €120,000,000 H2020-SC5-2015-one-stage
Deadline Date: 10-03-2015

In the longer term pushing the EU to the forefront in the areas of sustainable exploration, mining and processing technologies and solutions.

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Growing a Low Carbon, Resource Efficient Economy with a Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials Raw materials research and innovation coordination

Budget: €120,000,000 H2020-SC5-2015-one-stage
Deadline Date: 10-03-2015

Raw materials research and innovation coordination: 

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Waste: A resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials Eco-innovative solutions

Budget: €54,000,000 H2020-WASTE-2015-two-stage
Deadline Date: 16-10-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 10-03-2015

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Waste: A resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials Eco-innovative solutions

Budget: €54,000,000 H2020-WASTE-2015-two-stage
Deadline Date: 16-10-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 10-03-2015

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Waste: A resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials Eco-innovative strategies

Budget: €54,000,000 H2020-WASTE-2015-two-stage
Deadline Date: 16-10-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 10-03-2015

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Waste: A resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials Eco-innovative strategies

Budget: €54,000,000 H2020-WASTE-2015-two-stage
Deadline Date: 16-10-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 10-03-2015

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Waste: A resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials

Budget: €20,000,000 H2020-WASTE-2014-one-stage
Deadline Date: 08-04-2014

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Waste: A resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials Secondary raw materials inventory

Budget: €20,000,000 H2020-WASTE-2014-one-stage
Deadline Date: 08-04-2014

Secondary raw materials inventory:

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Growing a Low Carbon, Resource Efficient Economy with a Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials Coordinating European Observation Networks to reinforce the knowledge base for climate, natural resources and raw materials

Budget: €73,000,000 H2020-SC5-2014-one-stage
Deadline Date: 08-04-2014

Coordinating European Observation Networks to reinforce the knowledge base for climate, natural resources and raw materials: 

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Growing a Low Carbon, Resource Efficient Economy with a Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials Facilitating transnational cooperation between NCPs in Societal Challenge 5

Budget: €73,000,000 H2020-SC5-2014-one-stage
Deadline Date: 08-04-2014

Facilitating transnational cooperation between NCPs in Societal Challenge 5: 

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Growing a Low Carbon, Resource Efficient Economy with a Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials Structuring research on soil, land-use and land management in Europe

Budget: €73,000,000 H2020-SC5-2014-one-stage
Deadline Date: 08-04-2014

Structuring research on soil, land-use and land management in Europe:

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Growing a Low Carbon, Resource Efficient Economy with a Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials Strategic international dialogues and cooperation on raw materials with technologically advanced countries

Budget: €73,000,000 H2020-SC5-2014-one-stage
Deadline Date: 08-04-2014

Strategic international dialogues and cooperation on raw materials with technologically advanced countries: 

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges CALL FOR COMPETITIVE LOW-CARBON ENERGY Highly flexible and efficient fossil fuel power plants

Budget: €94,000,000 H2020-LCE-2015-1
Deadline Date: 03-09-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 03-03-2015

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges CALL FOR COMPETITIVE LOW-CARBON ENERGY New knowledge and technologies

Budget: €113,000,000 H2020-LCE-2014-1
Deadline Date: 01-04-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 23-09-2014

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Water Innovation: Boosting its value for Europe Demonstration/pilot activities

Budget: €75,000,000 H2020-WATER-2015-two-stage
Deadline Date: 16-10-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 10-03-2015

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Water Innovation: Boosting its value for Europe First application and market replication

Budget: €52,000,000 H2020-WATER-2014-two-stage
Deadline Date: 08-04-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 16-09-2014

HORIZON 2020 Societal Challenges Water Innovation: Boosting its value for Europe Water cycle under future climate

Budget: €52,000,000 H2020-WATER-2014-two-stage
Deadline Date: 08-04-2014
Deadline Date Stage 2: 16-09-2014