European Green Deal Call is OPEN

1 October 2020

€1 billion investment in green and digital transition

The European Commission has launched a €1 billion call for research and innovation projects that respond to the climate crisis and help protect Europe's unique ecosystems and biodiversity. 

The projects funded under this call are split into 10 areas – 8 thematic areas reflecting the key work streams of the  and 2 horizontal areas:


Increasing climate ambition

  1.  (LC-GD-1-1-2020)
  2.  (LC-GD-1-2-2020)
  3.  (LC-GD-1-3-2020)


Clean, affordable and secure energy

  1.  (LC-GD-2-1-2020)
  2.  (LC-GD-2-2-2020)
  3.  (LC-GD-2-3-2020)


Industry for a clean and circular economy

  1.  (LC-GD-3-2-2020)


Energy and resource efficient buildings

  1.   (LC-GD-4-1-2020)


Sustainable and smart mobility

  1.   (LC-GD-5-1-2020)


Farm to Fork

  1.  (LC-GD-6-1-2020)


Biodiversity and ecosystem services

  1.  (LC-GD-7-1-2020)


Zero-pollution, toxic-free environments

  1.  (LC-GD-8-1-2020)
  2.  (LC-GD-8-2-2020)


Strengthening our knowledge in support of the European Green Deal

  1. (LC-GD-9-1-2020)
  2.  (LC-GD-9-2-2020)
  3.  (LC-GD-9-3-2020)


Empowering citizens for the transition towards a climate neutral, sustainable Europe

  1.  (LC-GD-10-1-2020)
  2.  (LC-GD-10-2-2020)
  3.  (LC-GD-10-3-2020)


The deadline for submissions is 26 January 2021, with selected projects expected to start in autumn 2021.

For more information:

  • EU Green Deal Call
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