Secure Societies Challenge Calls Opened

Mar 27, 2015, 12:58
Horizon 2020 Programme Secure Societies Challenge 2015 Disaster Resilience - DRS, Fight Against Crime and Terrorism - FCT, Border Security and External Security - BES and Digital Security - DS calls were opened on 25 March 2015.

Research activities to be made on crisis management, climate change and disaster resilience, protection of critical infrastructure and the ethical and social dimensions of these topics within the context of DRS-2015 calls will be supported by the European Commission. General information on the calls are as follows:

Call Code: H2020-DRS-2015
Opening Date: 25 March 2015
First Stage Deadline: 27 August 2015
Call Budget: €82,330,000
Call Link: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-drs-2015.html

Research activities to be made on the ethical and social dimensions of investigation of forensic cases, enforcement of lawful action, fighting crime and terrorism topics within the context of FCT-2015 calls will be supported by the European Commission. General information on the calls are as follows:

Call Code: H2020-FCT-2015
Opening Date: 25 March 2015
First Stage Deadline: 27 August 2015
Call Budget: €42,160,000
Call Link: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-fct-2015.html

Research activities to be made on maritime security, security of border crossing points, supply chain security, security in external actions topics within the context of BES-2015 calls will be supported by the European Commission. General information on the calls are as follows:

Call Code:
H2020-BES-2015
Opening Date: 25 March 2015
First Stage Deadline: 27 August 2015
Call Budget: €42,170,000
Call Link: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-bes-2015.html

Research activities to be made on topics such as use of information and communication technologies in protection of critical infrastructure, cyber security, secure electronic services and privacy within the context of DS-2015 calls will be supported by the European Commission. General information on the calls are as follows:

Call Code: H2020-DS-2015
Opening Date: 25 March 2015
First Stage Deadline: 27 August 2015
Call Budget: €50,210,000
Call Link: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-ds-2015-1.html

Click to access Secure Societies Challenge 2014-2015 Work Programme where detailed call information and topic content can be found.