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Joint Call on "Sustainable management of water resources in agriculture, forestry and freshwater aquaculture sectors"

Scope of the 2016 Joint Call funded under WaterWorks2015

Proposals are invited on the topic "Sustainable management of water resources in agriculture, forestry and freshwater aquaculture sectors", and comprises the following challenges:

  • Increasing  the efficiency and resilience of water uses
  • Monitoring and reducing soil and water pollution
  • Intergrating social and economic dimensions into the sustainable management and governance of water resources  

The 2016 Joint Call is funded by 25 funding organisations from 22 countries – with the European Commission participation. View the list of the countries involved

This Call is for collaborative transnational research proposals. Consortia should include a minimum of three eligible partners that request funding from three different participating countries.

Researches from other countries can also participate at their own costs (commitment needed for being associated to a consortium applying to the Water JPI 2016 Joint Call).

Planned Timeframe

Opening of the 2016 Joint Call - 16 february 2016

1st Stage - Deadline for Submission of pre-proposals: 19 April 2016, 17h00 (CEST)

2nd Stage - Deadline for Submission of full proposals: 15 September 2016, 17h00 (CEST)

More Information:

 WaterWorks2015 Call Secretariat: ww2015@fct.pt

Germana Santos and Rui Munhá – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT), Portugal


See more at: http://www.waterjpi.eu/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=440&Itemid=1008