Call for proposals 2021 - Better prepared regional and local authorities to adapt to climate change HORIZON-MISS-2021-CLIMA-01 Closed!


Proposals for the topic under this identified mission area should set out credible pathways to prepare regional and local authorities, citizens and other stakeholders to build resilience to climate change and more specifically to achieve all of the following expected impacts:

  • Improved understanding at local or regional level of climate risks, solutions available to mitigate such risks and ways to achieve climate resilience, building on available knowledge of climate change impacts and adaption options;
  • Foster the co-design, co-implementation and co-evaluation of researchers and innovators with authorities, citizens and other stakeholders (including social partners) in the process of building resilience to climate change;
  • Increased access at the regional and local level to funding and financing opportunities, including from private sources, for upscaling of innovative adaptation solutions.


This call covers the following topics:

  • HORIZON-MISS-2021-CLIMA-01-01: Better prepared regional and local authorities to adapt to climate change (HORIZON-CSA - HORIZON Coordination and Support Actions)

European community funding

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

  • 5,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 14 September 2021 - more than one month ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Work Program (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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