Last day of application: 13/03/2017

Day of decision: Preliminary 31/12/2017

Announcement of the SUSFOOD2 ERA-NET Cofund Call for transnational research proposals on Sustainable food production and consumption of approximately 14 million €.

A joint co-funded call for transnational research proposals of the SUSFOOD2 ERA-Net Cofund initiative opened on 9 January 2017. The SUSFOOD2 consortium for the cofounded call consists of 26 partners from 15 countries. Formas have committed 15 million SEK (approx. 1,5 million €) to the call for researchers in Sweden. The SUSFOOD2 Cofund will benefit from cofunding from the European Commission under Horizon2020.

A Research/Research and Innovation project consortia must comprise of partners from a minimum of three different SUSFOOD2 partner countries. Research/Research and Innovation project consortia must apply to one of the four topics:

Topic 1: Innovation in food processing technologies and products

Topic 2: Providing added value, increased resource efficiency and reduction of waste in sustainable food systems

Topic 3: Understanding consumer behavior and food choices

Topic 4: Harmonisation of the methods and metrics for integrated assessment of sustainability of food products and food patterns

For further information on this call, please see SUSFOOD2's website here.

Contact persons at Formas

Susanne Johansson, Senior Research Officer, Formas
Telephone: +46 (0)8 775 40 20

Erika Ax, Senior Research Officer, Formas
Telephone: +46 (0)8 775 40 26

Susanne Johansson