Water4All Joint Call 2022 Pre-announcement

Thirty-one Funding Agencies from all over Europe and abroad are pleased to pre-announce a joint transnational call for research and innovation projects on “Management of water resources for increased resilience, adaptation and mitigation to hydroclimatic extreme events”.

This Joint Transnational Call will be launched in the framework of the future European partnership Water4All and will support research and innovation projects aimed at delivering knowledge, models, approaches, tools and methodologies to better understand hydrological processes at a different scale, in order to respond more efficiently to emerging water issues related to extreme events.

In line with the strategic objectives of Water4All, the results of the projects will contribute to the implementation of evidence-based, global, EU and national water management policies and strategies, within the frameworks of the Green Deal, the Water Framework Directive, Just Transition and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Furthermore, governance playing a key role in water challenges, the 2022 Joint Transnational Call will seek for innovative governance models, and enhanced participation of stakeholders in water management issues related to extreme events.

The rules of this call for Czech applicants are based on the “Prostředí pro život” programme, from which TA ČR will support successful Czech subjects that are part of successful international projects. The total amount of TA CR support per call for Czech applicants in international projects is € 350,000, of which a maximum of € 180,000 per project. The maximum intensity of support for the Czech side of the project is 85% of the total eligible costs of the project.

Topics:

1 – Resilience, adaptation and mitigation to hydroclimatic extreme events
2 – Tools for water management in the context of hydroclimatic extreme events
3 – Improved water governance in the context of hydroclimatic extreme events and international contexts

Provisional timeline:

  • January 2022: Call opening
  • March 2022: Submission Deadline of pre-proposals
  • May 2022: Selection of pre-proposals
  • July 2022: Submission Deadline of full proposals
  • September 2022: Selection of proposals
  • January 2023: Projects Kick-off/ start

Participating countries:

Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom

The 2022 Joint Call Pre-Announcement – download

Please note that the information here provided is provisional and subject to the approval of the Water4All partnership by the European Commission. Changes may occur in the official call announcement. Participating countries and funding agencies will confirm the launch of this call after the start of Water4All.