The first co-funded call "Fostering agroecology at farm and landscape level" is for research and innovation projects that address a transition to agroecology in the context of both conventional and organic farming systems.

The European partnership on accelerating farming systems transition – agroecology living labs and research infrastructures (AGROECOLOGY) announces the first co-funded call with a 31.5 M€ budget. The call was launched on the 15.02.2024. All information on the call including all call documents as well as a partnering tool can be found on the submission website:

More information about the partnership

AGROECOLOGY is an ambitious, large-scale European research and innovation endeavour between the EC and 26 Member States (MS), Associated Countries (AC) and Third Countries. AGROECOLOGY will support an agriculture sector that is fit to meet the targets and challenges of climate change, biodiversity loss, food security and sovereignty, and the environment, while ensuring a profitable and attractive activity for farmers.

The Partnership in particular pools the resources of the EC and the states involved to fund high-level research generating appropriate knowledge and technologies aligned with the core themes described in the Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda.

More information about the call

The call is also published on the European Commission funding portal. Link: European Commission funding portal

A webinar will be hosted on 05 March 2024 from 10:00 to 13:00 CET, register here, presentations of the webinar will be made available afterwards.

The deadline for pre-proposals is on 26 April 2024, 14:00h CEST.
The deadline for full proposal submission is on 19 September 2024, 14:00h CEST.