European Green Deal - update including an overview of H2020 call topics

Green Deal is the Commision's (COM) roadmap with actions for making the EU's economy sustainable.

  • Communication of the COM of 11 december 2019 with the annex containing the roadmap and actions
  • the COM European Green Deal web page with links to
    • Investment Plan
    • Climate Law Proposal
    • Climate Pact
    • Industrial Strategy
    • Circular Economy Action Plan
    • Farm to fork Strategy
    • Biodiversity Strategy 2030
  • Research and Innovation for the Green Deal
    • 45 minutes presentation (slides and voice) on you tube, dd. 24.06.2020 by Sven Schade
  • Horizon 2020 Green Deal call with drafts of the work programme (version May). The final version is to be expected in mid August. Therefor the information in below is still subject to possible changes. The call contains 8 thematic call areas and 3 horizontal areas and each can contain several call topics, with a total budget of 1 billion € (from 10 to 100 mio € per call topic).
  • 1. Increasing climate ambition
    • wildfires - RIA
    • climate-neutral cities  -RIA
    • climate resilient innovation for regions - IA and CSA
  • 2. Clean Energy
    • offshore renewable energy
    • 100 MW electrolyser
  • 3. Circular Economy
    • closing the carbon cycle
    • territorial deployment
  • 4. Energy efficient buildings
  • 5. Green airports and ports
  • 6. Sustainable food from farm to fork
  • 7. Restoring biodiversity and ecosystem services
  • 8. zero-pollution, toxic-free environment
    • to protect from persistent and mobile chemicals
    • evidence based policy to address chemical and pharmaceutical mixtures
  • 9. Strengthening the knowledge
    • research infrastructure services
    • end-user products and services for citizens
    • digital twin of the ocean
  • 10. citizen empowerment
    • participation
    • behavourial change
    • citizen science, civic envolvement
  • 11. clean energy solution in Africa and Mediterranean

An overview document with a short resume per call topic and links to the COM website pages, powerpoint presentations and the draft Work Programme is available here.