2019-2020 Joint Call

Basic Information

Network BiodivClim
Website https://www.biodiversa.org/1587
Aim of the joint call BIODIVERSITY AND CLIMATE CHANGE - This call will cover the following four non-exclusive themes: * Consequences of climate change on biodiversity and nature’s contributions to people * Climate-biodiversity feedback processes * Potential of nature-based solutions for mitigating and adapting to climate change * Synergies and trade-offs between policies on biodiversity, climate and other relevant sectors, and the role of agents of change
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 02/09/2019
Deadline Pre-Proposal 05/11/2019 Submitted proposal: 231
Deadline Full-Proposal 10/04/2020 Submitted proposal: 82
Evaluation End Date n/a Successful proposal: 21 Proposals funded: 21
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Environment
  • Food, agriculture and fisheries
  • Government and social relations
  • Health
  • Materials
  • Services
  • Socio-economics sciences and humanities
  • Other: Biodiversity and Climate Change
Type of research
  • Basic research
  • Applied Research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
  • Other: All partners are potentially eligible depending on national funding rules
Participating networks

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Austria Austrian Science Fund (FWF)
Belgium Belgian Federal Science Policy Office (BELSPO)
Belgium National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS)
Belgium Research Foundation Flanders (FWO)
Brazil Brazilian National Council for the State Funding Agencies (CONFAP)
Brazil São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP)
Bulgaria National Science Fund of Bulgaria (BNSF)
Denmark Innovation Fund Denmark (Innofond)
Estonia Estonian Science Foundation (ETAG)
Finland Academy of Finland (AKA)
France National Research Agency (ANR)
France Regional Council of Guadeloupe (GUA-REG)
France Regional Council of Reunion (RUN-REG)
Germany German Research Foundation (DFG)
Germany VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH (VDI/VDE-IT)
Greece General Secretariat for Research and Technology (GSRT)
Ireland Environmental Protection Agency Ireland (EPA)
Israel Israel Ministry of Environmental Protection (IME)
Latvia State Education Development Agency (VIAA)
Lithuania Research Council of Lithuania (LSC/LMT/RCL)
Norway Research Council of Norway (RCN)
Poland National Science Centre (NCN)
Portugal Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT)
Portugal Regional Fund for Science and Technology (FRCT)
Romania Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI)
Slovakia Slovak Academy of Science (SAS/SAV)
South Africa Department of Science and Technology (DST)
Spain Regional Government of Canary Islands (CAN-REG)
Spain Spanish State Research Agency (AEI)
Sweden Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS)
Switzerland Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF/SNF)

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
ACORN Identifying seed sources for highly adaptable oak forests in... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 7
ASICS ASsessing and mitigating the effects of climate change and b... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 12
BIOFAIR BIOdiversity of soils and FArming Innovations for improved R... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 7
BaltVib Pathogenic Vibrio bacteria in the current and future Baltic ... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 8
CLAMBIO Assessing the effects of past and future climate change on A... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 5
EASMO EAStern Tropical Pacific reef fish on the MOve: biodiversity... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 10
EPICC- Environmental Policy Instruments across Commodity Chains (EP... 15/12/2020 14/04/2024 7
FUNPOTENTIAL Potential of functional diversity for increasing the disturb... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 3
FeedBaCks Feedbacks between Biodiversity and Climate 01/03/2021 29/02/2024 7
FutureArcticLives Future Arctic livelihoods and biodiversity in a changing cli... 01/01/2021 31/12/2023 10
GRADCATCH Using natural environmental GRADients to decipher the adapta... 01/03/2021 29/02/2024 5
GenClim Biodiversity on the run: evolutionary and socio-economic con... 01/04/2021 30/03/2024 5
MICROSERVICES Predicting climate change impacts on the crop microbiome and... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 6
MixForChange Mixed Forest plantations for climate Change mitigation and a... 01/01/2021 31/12/2023 22
NAPERDIV Nature-based perennial grain cropping as a model to safeguar... 01/02/2021 31/01/2024 7
NordSalt Climate Change Impacts and Biodiversity Interactions in Nord... 01/03/2021 29/02/2024 7
PRINCESS Peatland Rewetting In Nitrogen-Contaminated Environments: Sy... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 7
PlantCline Adapting Plant Genetic Diversity to climate change along a c... 01/12/2020 31/12/2023 4
RESTORE Innovative biotechnological strategies to improve tree droug... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 7
RangeX Mechanisms underlying the success and impacts on biodiversit... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 10
SUSTAIN-COCOA Sustainable sourcing policies for biodiversity protection, c... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 7