Call for Proposals 2017 - Pilot Project - European platform on vulnerable people in the information society: mapping best practices and socio-economic impact for the empowerment PPVPIS-2017-AG Closed!


The overall objective of this pilot project is to develop and disseminate widely an interactive catalogue of best practices and online map of Europe that summarises the existing best practices that take place at local, regional or national level to better integrate vulnerable/disadvantaged groups in the digital society across the 28 EU Member States and also to identify areas where no initiatives exist to tackle digital exclusion and where vulnerable people are therefore more at risk of exclusion


Types of activities eligible under this call for proposals.

  • Prototyping, deployment and testing/validation actions;
  • Conferences, seminars;
  • Awareness and dissemination actions;
  • Actions aiming at the creation and improving of networks, exchanges of good practices;
  • Studies, analyses, mapping projects;
  • Research activities

European community funding

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

  • 0,75 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 24 September 2017 - 4 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

Directorate-General for Research

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