Funding Opportunity: PRIMA Calls 2020 are now launched – CLOSED
PRIMA – Partnership for R&I in the Mediterranean – facilitates collaborative R&I in the areas of Water Management, Farming Systems and Agro-Food Chains. PRIMA operates under two main lines of funding – Section 1 and Section 2. Section 1 Calls are funded directly by the European Commission whilst Section 2 Calls are funded directly by the countries participating in PRIMA.
The following topics under Section 2 will be eligible for funding :
Thematic Area 1: Water Management
Topic 2.1.1 Low cost, lean solutions for enhancing irrigation efficiency of small-scale farms
Thematic Area 2: Farming Systems
Topic 2.2.1 Re-design the agro-livelihood systems to ensure resilience
Thematic Area 3: Agro-food Value Chain
Topic 2.3.1 New optimization models of the agro food supply chain system to fair price for consumers and reasonable profit share for farmers
For more information on the eligible topics for Section 1, please visit this link.
Academic, Industrial and Public entities residing in Malta are eligible for funding under the Section 2 calls, with the option of requesting up to 500,000 euros to participate in a PRIMA proposal consortium (N.B. if more than one National partner is present in one consortium, the total amount of funding for the participating National partners cannot exceed the 500,000 euros capping).