2017 Water JPI Joint Call

The Water JPI has launched its new Joint Call on the topic “Water resource management in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

This call is open to Irish researchers (as per EPA funding rules) with € 0.5m available. View the Quick guide for Irish Applicants

Proposals are invited on the topic “Water resource management in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals”, organised around two challenges:

  1. Multiple pressure effects on ecosystems and ecosystem services as well as effective mitigation – adaptation tools and assessments for implementing the water related targets of the UN SDGs.
  2. Developing accessible solutions for clean water management to address UN SDG6 targets and associated SDGs.

The Water JPI 2017 Joint Call is funded by 12 Funding Partner Organisations from 12 countries.

This Call is for collaborative transnational research proposals. Consortia should include a minimum of 3 partners from 3 different participating countries.
Researchers from other countries can also participate at their own costs (commitment needed for being associated to a consortium applying to the Water JPI 2017 Joint Call).

Call Timeframe

  • 1st stage – Deadline for submission of pre-proposals: 11th of December 2017 at 5pm CET
  • 2nd stage – Deadline for submission of full proposals: 27th of April 2018 at 5pm CET

More Information:

  • For more information on the call, please consult the complete announcement of opportunities (including research priorities, pre-registration and submission forms, and rules and procedures including assessment criteria)
  • Please ensure that you consult the Funding Rules applying to Irish participants. If you have any queries regarding the Irish Participation, please contact Alice Wemaere