LEAP-RE is a project funded by the Framework Programme Horizon 2020 (2020-2025) and a national contribution to the implementation to the "Roadmap on climate change and renewable energy” (HLPD Roadmap) contributing for the Joint Africa Europe Strategy. LEAP-RE is a partnership of 88 organisations, 44 from European countries and associated countries and 39 from African countries coordinated by LGI CONSULTING (LGI), France. The LEAP-RE main objectives in Pillar 1, where FCT participate are:
15th January 2021: call launch
1st April 2021, 17:00 CEST: deadline pre-proposals submission
15th June 2021: communication of pre-proposal evaluation
15th September 2021, 17:00 CEST: deadline of full proposals submission
30th November 2021: communication of full proposals results
Call text for proposals submission provide information on criteria and topics. Please consult the documents on the yellow box on the right side menu.
Countries and funding organisations participating in the call: African countries: Algeria (DGRSTD-MESRS), Egypt (ASRT), Morocco (MENFPESRS, IRESEN), South Africa (DSI, SANEDI), Togo (University of Lomé); European countries: Belgium (FRS-FNRS), Finland (AKA), France (ANR, NEXA), Germany (FZJ-PtJ), Portugal (FCT), Romania (UEFISCDI), Spain (CDTI), UK (Loughborough University).
FCT’s funding commitment is 300.000,00 €. Maximum requested budget per project: 250.000,00 € (if PT coordinates a project) and 150.000 € (if just participating). Each national applicant to the call must send to the bellow mentioned e-mail the respective Statement of Commitment, until the 15th April 2021.
Applicants from other African countries not participating in the call with funding organisations could participate in the proposals and be funded
Please consult regularly this page for updated information