Funding Source: Seventh Research Framework Programme (FP7), European Commission


Under the Environment theme of the Co-operation Specific Programme, one call for proposals was issued on 3 September 2008.

Call Identifier: FP7-ENV-2009-1

There are five main activities/areas for this call:

1. Climate Change, Pollution and Risks

Topics include: Pressures on environment and climate, Environment and Health and Natural hazards.

2. Sustainable Management of Resources

Topics include: Conservation and sustainable management of natural and man-made resources and biodiversity and management of marine environments.

3. Environmental Technologies

Topics include: Environmental technologies for observation, simulation, prevention, mitigation, adaptation, remediation and restoration of the natural and man-made environment, Protection, conservation and enhancement of cultural heritage, including human habitat and Technology assessment, verification and testing

4. Earth Observation and assessment tools for sustainable development

Topics include: Earth and ocean observation systems and monitoring methods for the environment and sustainable development and forecasting methods and assessment tools for sustainable development taking into account different scales of observation

5. Horizontal Actions

Topics include: Dissemination and knowledge transfer and uptake of EU-research results

Budget: EUR 193.5m

Deadline: 8 January 2009, 17.00 Brussels local time.

For more detailed information on each call, please consult CORDIS for the key documents under this theme which include the call fiche, work programme, fact sheet and guide for applicants, using the identifier code above.

Funder Link: CORDIS

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If you are interested in applying please contact the Research Office for an External Funding Application Submission (EFAS) form or call ext. 3713.