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This project has received funding from the European Unionís Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 652637.



Social sciences and humanities integration into H2020 SC2

Net4society, the international network of National Contact Points for the Societal Challenge 6 ‘Europe in a changing world: inclusive, innovative and reflective societies’ elaborated a document on integration of social sciences and humanities (SSH) aspects into H2020-SC2 topics.



Call for Expressions of Interest 2016 for experts to be appointed members of the Scientific Committee of the BBI JU

Highly skilled, open-minded and independent experts with an innovative vision for the bio-based industries in Europe, who could join the current Scientific Committee, are welcome.



Updated information on Swiss participation in Horizon 2020

As of 1 January 2017, the Association Agreement with Switzerland applies to all parts of Horizon 2020 (full association). In consequence, entities from Switzerland can thus receive financial contributions from the European Commission in all calls of Horizon 2020.



ERA CoBioTech cofunded call open

ERA CoBioTech is an ERA-NET cofund action under H2020 focused on biotechnology for sustainable bioeconomy. The co-funded call for transnational research projects in the field of biotechnologies has been opened with a closing date for pre-proposals on 2.3.2017.



The Bio-Based Industries Initiative (BBI) annual work plan for 2017 is now published!

The BBI annual work plan is now published with 16 indicative topics for proposals, divided into 4 strategic orientations.