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Atlantic and Arctic Sea basin lighthouse – Addressing climate change and human activities threats to marine biodiversity


Calls for Proposals


Wednesday, 20 September 2023
Available Funding:
€16 000 000

This topic is part of the call “Actions for the implementation of the Mission Restore our ocean and waters by 2030”, part of the Horizon Europe Framework Programme (HORIZON).


The Mission ‘Restore our ocean and waters by 2030’ will provide a systemic approach for the restoration, protection and preservation of our ocean, seas and waters. The objective of this Mission is to restore, protect and preserve the health of our ocean, seas and waters by 2030.

Objective :

Proposals under this topic should contribute to the Mission Objective 1 - Protect and restore marine and freshwater ecosystems and biodiversity by developing and demonstrating ecosystem-based conservation measures to reduce cumulative pressures from human activities. Adaptative management approaches as well as nature-based solutions are expected to be considered. Coastal communities and relevant stakeholders including local fishing communities and, where relevant, indigenous people are expected to be involved.

Eligible Applicants:

Eligibility conditions are described in Annex B of the Work Programme General Annexes.

For more Information:

For more Information, please consult the funding details on the European Commission portal here