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    Secure Societies

    Protecting the freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

    This Societal Challenge is about undertaking the research and innovation activities needed to protect Europe's citizens, society and economy as well as its infrastructures and services, its prosperity, political stability and wellbeing.

    The Work Programme of Societal Challenge 7: Secure Societies focuses for the years 2018–2020 on:

    • einhancing the resilience of our society against natural and man-made disasters
    • fighting crime and terrorism
    • improving border security
    • providing enhanced cyber-security
    • protecting critical infrastructures

    Key Information

    Swiss eligibility:                      Switzerland is fully associated to Horizon 2020 
    Horizon 2020 Funding:           Funding & Tenders Opportunities
    Topic search:                           Find your topic
    List of topics for 2019-2020: Topic preview
    Types of projects, eligibilityFactsheet

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    Joël Graf

    Network Office

    National Contact Point (NCP):
    •Social Sciences and Humanities
    •Science with and for Society
    Effingerstrasse 19
    3008 Bern
    Tel.:+41 31 380 60 08

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    24 APR
    Organiser: Euresearch Network Office / S. Martinelli / Euresearch Network Office / I. Spühler
    25 APR
    Organiser: State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI)
    30 APR
    Organiser: Euresearch Network Office / V. Sordet