Call for proposals 2019 - Mapping and Assessing the state of Ecosystems and their Services in the Outermost Regions and Overseas Countries and Territories: establishing links and pooling resources ENV/2019/CFP/MAES-OR-OCT 2 Closed!


The selected project is aimed at:

  1. supporting regional biodiversity policy in overseas Europe: further mobilising stakeholders, strengthening and pooling resources financed under the first year of the pilot project, the project will aim at assessing the state of the art of the MAES within the participating overseas entities, making an inventory and confirming and substantiating the human and material capacities present in each of them;
  2. building on the work carried out in the frame of the NETBIOME networks and the BEST (Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Territories of European overseas) initiative and the IUCN Red list for ecosystems;
  3. identifying and analysing further case studies in specific regions on which to focus the work of dedicated teams of local experts, policymakers and civil society members pooled from across the OR and OCTs.


The following types of activities are eligible under this call for proposals:

  • cooperation projects;
  • conferences, seminars;
  • training activities;
  • awareness and dissemination actions;
  • actions aiming at the creation and improvement 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:

  • 1,50 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 30 April 2019 - 2 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


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