Call for proposals 2008 - Civil Protection Financial Instrument - Cooperation projects on preparedness and prevention CPFI Closed!


Objectives of preparedness projects

  1. Civil Protection responders (professionals and volunteers) operating in the Member States
  2. Enhancing the preparedness of the public in case of emergencies in the Member States
  3. Dissemination, promotion and implementation of results of clusters of completed projects

Objectives of prevention projects

No specific objective or target group is set for prevention projects.  However, the general requirement for eligible projects is to develop activities in long term prevention and mitigation of damage by improving risk assessment and management.  Ideally, consistency should be promoted in the 'response-preparedness-prevention-remediation' chain, by matching general policy requirements in the field of, for instance, environment, agriculture or economy with civil protection response requirements.


The 2008 call for proposals for cooperation projects are:

  • Preparedness
  • Prevention in the field of civil protection

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 1,95 Million EUR (Partial budget for area 1)
  • 1,10 Million EUR (Partial budget for area 2)

All the important deadlines

  • 30 April 2008 - 13 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Useful documents

  • Cooperation projects on preparedness and prevention (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Public authorities (all)
  • Enterprises

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Justice, Freedom and Security

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