LIFE is the EU’s funding programme dedicated to the environment and climate action.
Read more about LIFE.
This call aims to help to achieve the long-term vision of the new EU Strategy on Adaptation to Climate Change that, in 2050, the EU will be a climate-resilient society.
Climate change is having far-reaching effects ranging from unprecedented forest fires, heatwaves, droughts or other extreme events to slow-onset processes like desertification, biodiversity loss, ocean acidification or sea level rise.
Projects under this strand should help to
Projects under this strand should help to achieve the long-term vision of the new EU Strategy on Adaptation to Climate Change that, in 2050, the EU will be a climate-resilient society which is fully adapted to the unavoidable impacts of climate change.
Projects should help to reinforce adaptive capacity, strengthen resilience, and reduce vulnerability, in line with the Paris Agreement and the proposed European Climate Law.
Read more in the call document, page 18.
Read more in the call document, page 19.
In order to be eligible, the applicants (beneficiaries and affiliated entities) must:
+ be legal entities (public or private bodies)
+ be established in one of the eligible countries, i.e.:
+ the coordinator must be established in an eligible country
The indicative budget for this topic is 29,000,000 EUR. The indicative range of project budgets is EURR 1-5 Million.
Standard Action Projects (SAPs) — Maximum 60% funding rate.