This Joint Call is a self-sustained call i.e. the funding to the call will come from the participating funders only without a co-funding element from the European Commission.
Forests play a crucial role for several societal challenges. The ForestValue Joint Call 2021 aims to contribute to reaching the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), the objectives of the European Green Deal and the coming new EU Forest Strategy, as well as to promote the development of the biobased economy by encouraging and supporting the utilization of forests and forest resources in an integrated and holistic way.
The call encompasses three main areas:
Applicants are expected to use interdisciplinary research approaches and holistic perspectives encompassing all aspects of a subject.
A maximum of 500 keuros are dedicated to this call under the following thematic priorities:
1 - Sustainable and multifunctional use and management of forests, to maximize their contribution to all SDGs, focusing on but not restricted to:
3 - Analysis of benefits, synergies and trade-offs in the use of forest biomass, focusing on but not restricted to:
Proposals aiming at:
2 - Building with wood from various perspectives, focusing on but not restricted to:
Are not eligible for ANR’s funding
ANR will fund project up to a TRL (Technology Readiness Level) of maximum 5.
For more information on the eligible topics please check the call documents and the annexes for the French participants available here below
The indicative total available budget amounts to 11,51 M €.
The countries participating to this call are:
Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Latvia, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden and Turkey.
The project must be submitted by the coordinating partner in electronic form on the submission website, indicated below, before the deadline. The project has to be written in English on the form also available on the Forest Value website.
Stefana Ganea Kozin : stefana.ganeakozin(at)agencerecherche.fr
Isabelle Hippolyte : isabelle.hippolyte(at)agencerecherche.fr
The appelsprojetsrecherche.fr portal centralises all information on calls for proposals and calls for applications from ADEME, ANR, Inserm including ANRS, Anses and INCa. It provides a simplified access to upcoming and ongoing calls, giving a greater visibility to funding opportunities. Following their closing date, the calls remain published for a few months.