The ERA-NET Cofund initiative WaterWorks2015, a collaboration of Water JPI and FACCE JPI, will set up a programme on sustainable water use in agriculture to increase water use efficiency and reduce soil and water pollution. This theme is common to the Strategic Research Agendas of the two collaborating JPIs.
The call is expected to open on February 16, 2016 with a closing date for pre-proposals on April 19, 2016.
Funders from 23 countries have allocated initial national call contributions of in total approximately 18 M€ from National funds. The 7.9 M€ EU top up will generate a call budget of in total over 26 M€.
Instructions regarding submission, eligibility, and evaluation criteria and other relevant information will be made available in the official call announcement.