The Green Deal call will mobilise research and innovation to foster a just and sustainable societal transition aiming at ‘leaving nobody behind’.
Projects are expected to deliver tangible and visible results relatively quickly and show how research and innovation can provide concrete solutions for the Green Deal main priorities.
This is why the call will support:
- pilot applications, demonstration projects and innovative products
- innovation for better governance of the green and digital transition
- social and value chain innovation
In addition to technological development and demonstration, the call encourages experimentation and social innovation for new ways to engage civil society and empower citizens.
In relation to the current pandemic, the call will contribute to the green and digital recovery and to increasing societal resilience for example in agriculture, biodiversity acceleration of renewables, clean transport and modernisation towards a clean and circular industry.
You can help shape the call by taking part in the surveys for each area:
Call area 1: Increasing climate ambition: cross-sectoral challenges
Call area 2: Clean, affordable and secure energy
Call area 3: Industry for a clean and circular economy
Call area 4: Energy and resource-efficient buildings
Call area 5: Sustainable and smart mobility
Call area 6: Farm to Fork
Call area 7: Restoring biodiversity and ecosystem services
Call area 8: Zero-pollution, toxic-free environment
Call area 9: Strengthening our knowledge in support of the European Green Deal
Call area 10: Empowering citizens for transition towards a climate neutral, sustainable Europe
Call area 11: Accelerating the clean energy transition and access in partnership with Africa
More information can be found here.