Knowledge for better food systems

Funding: European Maritime and Fisheries Fund - Blue Economy

Deadline: 
31 Jan 2019

The European Commission’s Blue Economy funding call aims to accelerate the sustainable deployment of the “blue economy” (i.e. the economic use of the marine environment) across Europe. The call is divided into three focus areas:

  1. Blue Labs, which will fund projects relating to bio-remediation, unexploded ordnances at sea, innovative marina and leisure boat design, marine biomass and blue-bioeconomy, or ecofriendly aquaculture.
  2. Blue Careers, which will fund projects that strengthen the cooperation between industry and education to bridge the gaps between supply and demand of skills.
  3. Blue Economy, which will fund demonstration projects based on innovative technologies for the blue economy.

For more details, see here. The application deadline is 31 January 2019.