BiodivERsA is pleased to announce the launch of its 2019-2020 transnational call for research proposals on “Biodiversity and Climate Change”.

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BiodivERsA is pleased to announce the launch of its 2019-2020 transnational call for research proposals on “Biodiversity and Climate Change”.

This call will cover the following four non-exclusive themes:

  • Consequences of climate change on biodiversity and nature’s contributions to people
  • Climate-biodiversity feedback processes
  • Potential of nature-based solutions for mitigating and adapting to climate change
  • Synergies and trade-offs between policies on biodiversity, climate and other relevant sectors, and the role of agents of change

34 funding organisations from 26 countries are joining this call and have reserved – together with the European Commission – a total amount of over 26 Million Euro:

Austria, Belgium (BELSPO ; F.R.S.-FNRS; FWO), Brazil (Sao Paulo State), Brazil, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia and Turkey.

Research teams will be invited to form transnational research consortia with eligible partners from minimum 3 countries participating in the call (including minimum two from EU Member States or EU Associated Countries). 

Proposals have to be exclusively written in English.

 

 

LOOKING FOR A PARTNER OR A PROJECT TO JOIN?

If you are looking for a Research Partner for your Project or for a Project to join, you can use the BiodivERsA Partner Search Tool.

Submit there a partner or project search form, and easily look at the forms submitted thanks to an easy-to-use search function.

 

 

A two-step process will apply, with a mandatory submission of pre-proposals at the first step and submission of full proposals at the second step, via an Electronic Proposal Submission System (EPSS). The link to the EPSS will be available soon on the BiodivERsA website.

Release date of the call: Monday 2 September 2019

Deadline for submission of pre-proposals  (mandatory): 5 November 2019, 16:00 CET.

Deadline for submission of full-proposals: Tuesday 10 April 2020, 16:00 CET.

 FOR MORE INFORMATION:

  • Make sure to consult the complete announcement of opportunities and all supporting documents on the BiodivERsA website: www.biodiversa.org/2019-call
  • Register HERE to the information webinar on the call, to be held on 13 September from 15:00 to 16:30