SEAS-ERA Joint Call in the Atlantic and Mediterranean regions – 2012

Basic Information

Network SEAS ERA
Aim of the joint call A joint call for transnational proposals in the Atlantic sea and Mediterranean regions is open in the three following topics: A - Ecosystem approach and ecosystem models for the North Atlantic Ocean. B - Risk assessment of invasive alien species - changes in marine biodiversity. C -Development of indicators and science support and management tools for the determination of Good Environmental `STATUS` in the Mediterranean Sea. Trans-regional cooperation is highly encouraged, in particular in topics A and C, i.e. through comparative studies between the different regional approaches, comparison of methodologies and the transfer of knowledge between both regions, etc.
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 30/03/2012
Deadline Full-Proposal 24/05/2012 Submitted proposal: 12
Evaluation End Date 13/09/2012 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 5
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Achieving critical mass
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Addressing global issues
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific geographical issues
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
  • Addressing specific policy issues
  • Other
Research fields n/a
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)
Participating networks n/a

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
CIGESMED Coralligenous based indicators to evaluate and monitor the "... 01/01/2013 29/02/2016 5
EMoSEM Ecosystem models as support to eutrophication management in ... 01/01/2013 31/12/2014 5
INVASIVES Invasive seaweeds in rising temperatures: impacts and risk a... 01/03/2013 29/02/2016 7
MERMAID Marine environmental targets linked to regional management s... 01/02/2013 30/09/2015 4
SEAMAN Spatially resolved ecosystem models and their application to... 01/02/2013 31/01/2016 6