LIFE Programm

Project description

LIFE Programm

  • Helping to achieve the transition to a sustainable, circular, renewable energy, carbon neutral and resilient economy
  • Protect, restore and enhance our environment
  • Slowing and reversing the loss of biodiversity
  • Halting the degradation of ecosystems, by managing and improving the Natura 2000 network, and thus accelerating sustainable development
  • Encouraging and supporting green ideas

598 million for the 2022 call to fund projects in four sub-programmes:

  • Nature and Biodiversity. PAA closing date: 04/10/2022
  • Circular Economy and Quality of Life. PAA closing dat: 04/10/2022
  • Climate change mitigation and adaptation. PAA closing date: 04/10/2022
  • Transition to clean energy.  PAA closing date: 16/11/2022

All projects

  • Type of call for projects: single partner or collaborative
  • Project promoter: public (laboratories, universities) or private legal entity (VSEs, SMEs, ETIs, large groups) from the European Union (including overseas territories) or from countries associated with the LIFE programme (e.g. Iceland)
  • Dimension: European (more than 2 countries = transnational partnership with bonus) but possibility to have only one country represented.
  • Funder: Europe
  • Project size: > 500k€ – up to 5M€. Average budget: 1.5 – 2 M€ (NB: project duration between 2 and 5 years)
  • Funding modalities: subsidies (55% of eligible costs).
  • Market(s): various

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