19 March 2012

Life + 2012

European grant funds: LIFE + programme
Deadline: 26 September 2012

The general objective of LIFE+ will be to contribute to the implementation, updating and development of Community environmental policy and legislation, including the integration of the environment into other policies, thereby contributing to sustainable development.
1) LIFE+ Nature and Biodiversity:
Protect, conserve, restore, monitor and facilitate the functioning of natural systems, natural habitats, wild flora and fauna, with the aim of halting the loss of biodiversity, including diversity of genetic resources, within the EU.
2) LIFE+ Environment Policy and Governance
Projects should consider at least one of the following topics:

  • Climate change
  • Water
  • Air Soil
  • Urban environment Noise
  • Chemicals
  • Environment and health Natural resources and waste
  • Innovation
  • Strategic approaches
  • Forests
3) LIFE+ Information and Communication
Disseminate information and raise awareness on environmental issues, including forest fire prevention; and to provide support for accompanying measures, such as information, communication actions and campaigns, conferences and training, including training on forest fire prevention.