20 / 05 / 2020


New H2020 €122 million call to fight COVID-19

The European Commission (EC) on 19 May 2020, launched a new €122 million call of expressions of interest for research and innovation, under Horizon 2020, in order to fight against COVID-19 pandemic, while contributing to the EC’s €1.4 billion pledge to Coronavirus Global Response Initiative. This new call will:

  • complement earlier actions to develop diagnostics, treatments and vaccines by strengthening capacity to manufacture and deploying readily available solutions in order to rapidly address the pressing needs;
  • develop medical technologies and digital tools to improve detection, surveillance and patients care;
  • improve understanding of the behavioural and socio-economic impacts of the epidemic.

 

The submission deadline is 11 June 2020.

 

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