Scientific coordinator of the Belgian Biodiversity Platform and Vice-Chair of BiodivERsA ERA-NET
PowerCell, with the help of a funding granted by the Swedish Energy Agency of 7 MSEK, will develop a hydrogen-powered range extender for electric vehicles based on fuel cell technology in European ERA-NET
5m over a period of three years to relevant research projects, provided by ERA-NET
PathoGenoMics partner organisations from Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Portugal, Slovenia and Spain.
Plus projects are similar, in how they pool national and EU funding, to the so-called Article 169 initiatives' that have already been launched or proposed by the Commission (see Europolitics 3420 and 3270).
Up till now, EU money has only been used in ERA-NET
to help with administrative and practical costs.
Objective: Building on the experience of ERA-MIN FP7 funded project, the objective of the ERA-NET
Cofund on Raw Materials (ERA-MIN 2) is to strengthen the coordination of national and regional research programmes in the field of non-energy non-agricultural raw materials by implementing one joint call for proposals resulting in grants to third parties with EU co-funding.
Objective: The Transformations to Sustainability (T2S) ERA-NET
Cofund programme will be implemented in the context of a Belmont Forum Collaborative Research Action in cooperation with the NORFACE (New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in Europe) network and the International Social Science Council (ISSC).
The report also proposes entrusting the integration of R&D actions to existing inter-governmental networks like ERA-NET
Objective: ERA-HDHL is a proposal of ERA-NET
Cofund in the field of nutrition and health to support the Joint Programme Initiative Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life (JPI HDHL).