2015 Call for proposals - support to transnational projects in the area of EU drug policy HOME/2015/JDRU/AG/DRUG Closed!


The Justice Programme for the period 2014 to 2020 established by Regulation (EU) No 1382/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council on 17 December 2013, and in particular Art. 4 and 6, outlines as a specific objective the support of initiatives in the field of drugs policy as regards judicial cooperation and crime prevention aspects closely linked to the general objective of the Programme


1. Support of the implementation of EU legislation on new psychoactive substances by:
  • improving the capacity to identify and assess new psychoactive substances and
  • reducing the availability of harmful substances and
  • monitoring the extent and patterns of use of such substances and
  • sharing best practices on prevention.

2. Exchange of best practices on cooperation between public authorities involved in drug-related services and civil society in order to ensure:

  • enhancing the effectiveness of prevention and harm reduction measures and
  • enhancing the effectiveness of reintegration and rehabilitation of (long-term) drug users, including those released from prison; in particular through developing and sharing innovative approaches and
  • improved effectiveness of law enforcement activities aiming at the prevention and reduction of the number of drug-related offences.
3. Support of the involvement of civil society in the implementation of the objectives of the EU Drug Strategy 2013-2020 and of the specific actions under the EU Drugs Action Plan 2013-2016.

European community funding

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

  • 2,50 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 14 January 2016 - 5 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

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

  • Any legal organisation

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

Legal Service

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