ERANet-LAC 1st Joint Call on Research and Innovation between the EU Member States and Associated Countries and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC)

Basic Information

Network ERANet-LAC
Aim of the joint call The aim of the ERANet-LAC Joint Calls is to start new, sustainable and multilateral research cooperation between researchers from Europe, Latin-America and the Caribbean countries.
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 16/09/2014
Deadline Full-Proposal 27/11/2014 Submitted proposal: 90
Evaluation End Date 31/12/2014 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 14
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Energy
  • Health
Type of research
  • Other: Research and Innovation. Combination of the above mentioned activities is possible or even desirable, where permitted by, and conditioned upon, the national regulations of the individual Funding Parties
Target groups
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
  • Other
Participating networks n/a

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Argentina Ministry of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation (MINCYT)
Belgium Belgian Federal Science Policy Office (BELSPO)
Belgium National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS)
Brazil National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq)
Chile National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICYT)
Colombia Department of Science, Technology and Innovation (Colciencias)
Dominican Republic Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology (MESCyT)
France Ministry of Higher Education and Research (MER-MESR)
Germany German Aerospace Center (DLR)
Mexico The National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT)
Norway Research Council of Norway (RCN)
Panama Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation (SENACYT)
Peru National Council for Science, Technology and Technological Innovation (CONCYTEC)
Portugal Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT)
Romania Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI)
Spain Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII)
Spain Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO)
Turkey The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)
Uruguay Ministry of Education and Culture (MEC)

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
AMAZONFISH Amazonian fishes and climate change 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 4
Bio-FESS Biorefinery for the Production of Lowand HighGrade Activated... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 4
CAPRI Recognition of the primary infection by pneumosystis in infa... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 5
CAVICHE Cave ice microbiom: metabolic diversity and activity in resp... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 5
CelluloseSynTech Integrated valorization of lignocellulosic agroindustrial wa... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 4
Congenital Chagas disease Congenital Chagas disease 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 4
GREENBIOREFINERY Processing of brewery wastes with microalgae for producing v... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 6
INDuGRID Efficient energy management in industrial microgrids with hi... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 5
METHABASE METHAnogenic Biodiversity and activity in Arctic and Subanta... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 8
MYCONET2 Detecting drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis with low... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 5
SCREAM Screening marine microalgae and terrestrial bacteria; in se... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 4
SMIBIO Development of modular small-scale integrated biorefineries ... 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 11
SUMO Sustainable Use of bioMass from Oleaginous processing 01/01/2015 01/01/2018 5