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    Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Marine and Maritime and Inland Water Research and the Bioeconomy

    The specific objective is to secure sufficient supplies of safe and high-quality food and other bio-based products, by developing productive and resource-efficient primary production systems and fostering related ecosystem services, alongside competitive and low-carbon supply chains. This will accelerate the transition to a sustainable European bio-economy.

    Similarly to the 2016-2017 Work Programme, we expect for 2018-2020 the following calls:

    • Sustainable Food Security SFS
      Resilient and resource efficient value chains (introduction sheet)

    These activities are complemented by the Joint Technology Initiative on
    Bio-based Industries (JTI BBI).

    Factsheet on Bio-based Industries (JTI BBI)

    Key Information

    Swiss eligibility:                       Switzerland is fully associated to Horizon 2020 
    Horizon 2020 Funding:           Participant Portal
    Topic search:                           Find your topic
    List of topics for 2018-2020:  Topic preview
    Types of projects, eligibility:   Factsheet

    Your Contact

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    Gerhard Gass

    National Contact Point (NCP):
    •SMEs & Access to Finance
    •Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture, Marine and Maritime Research and the Bio-economy

    Enterprise Europe Network EEN:
    •Advisor Agrofood
    Effingerstrasse 19
    3008 Bern
    Tel.:+41 31 380 60 15

    Open Calls

    Open calls

    Upcoming Events

    Date City Vacancies
    26 JUL
    Organiser: Euresearch Network Office / S. Martinelli / Euresearch Network Office / I. Spühler / EU GrantsAccess
    16 AUG
    Organiser: Euresearch Network Office / Euresearch Network Office / G. Gass / Euresearch Network Office / S. Fischer
    20 AUG
    Organiser: Euresearch Network Office