2018 Joint Call on the topic «Closing the Water Cycle Gap – Sustainable Water Management» is OPEN for proposals with a total of 19,3 M€ available for researchers from 18 countries.
SCOPE OF THE WATER JPI 2018 JOINT CALL
Closing the water cycle gap referrers here to bridge the gap in “supply – demand”. Proposals are invited on the topic “Closing the Water Cycle Gap – Sustainable Management of Water Resources” organised around three challenges:
- Enabling sustainable management of water resources,
- Strengthening socio-economic approaches to water management, and
- Supporting tools for sustainable integrative management of water resources.
The Water JPI 2018 Joint Call will be funded by 20 Funding Partner Organisations from 18 countries and with the support of the European Commission. View the list of participating countries.
This Call is for transnational research proposals. Consortia should include at least three (3) eligible independent partners coming from three (3) different countries whose Funding Partner Organisation participate in the call, from which, at least two (2) eligible independent partners come from two (2) EU Member States or H2020 Associated countries whose Funding Partner Organisation participates in the call.
Funding of the participating researchers will be provided by their respective national funding organisations, in accordance with their national eligibility conditions.
Researchers from other countries can also participate at their own costs (commitment needed for being associated to a consortium applying to the Water JPI 2018 Joint Call).
1st stage – Deadline for submission of pre-proposals: 24 April 2018, 17h00 (CEST)
2nd stage – Deadline for submission of full proposals: 18 September 2018, 17h00 (CEST)