The Work Programme 2018-2020 for Societal Challenge 5 has been published

The Work Programme 2018-2020 for Societal Challenge 5 “Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials” has been published by the European Commission on 27 October 2017.

This Work Programme is structured around two calls: ‘Building a low-carbon, climate resilient future: climate action in support of the Paris Agreement’ and ‘Greening the economy in line with the the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals’, and focuses on six priorities:

  • Climate action in support of the Paris Agreement
  • Circular economy
  • Raw materials
  • Water for our environment, economy and society
  • Innovating cities for sustainability and resilience
  • Protecting and leveraging the value of our natural and cultural assets (which includes Earth observation, nature-based solutions, disaster risk reduction and natural capital accounting, and heritage alive).

The SC5 Work Programme 2018-2020 is available at: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/data/ref/h2020/wp/2018-2020/main/h2020-wp1820-climate_en.pdf

Work Programmes 2018-2010 for other Societal Challenges are available at: https://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/funding/reference_docs.html#h2020-work-programmes-2018-20