Call to Provide Support for Capacity Building Events on the Biodiversity Science-Policy-Society InterfaceExternal

Call Overview

Call Category: Proposals, Mobility

Email: secretariat [at] eklipse-mechanism.eu
Opening: July 27, 2017
Closing: October 23, 2017

EKLIPSE is inviting representatives of networks, organisations, projects and other entities to submit proposals to develop capacity building events relevant to the Science-Policy-Society interface, regarding biodiversity, ecosystem services, and related challenges. EKLIPSE seeks to be responsive to community development needs across the European Union by supporting multinational events that add value to science, policy and society. We encourage community training providers to submit a proposal to EKLIPSE to receive support regarding the organisation, expertise and/or facilitation necessary for a successful event.

EKLIPSE is seeking to supportĀ the organisation of capacity building events relevant to the Science-PolicySociety interface, regarding biodiversity and ecosystem services, in the European Union. EKLIPSEĀ aim is to partially support the organisation of a number of capacity building events, to be held between December 2017 and January 2020. Interested parties are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to facilitate the selection process and allow for optimum distribution of the events in the indicated time span. A selection of events will take place every three months.

The deadline for the first round will be 23rd of October 2017 and the selected applicant(s) will be informed by mid-November. The call will remain open throughout the duration of the EKLIPSE project (until January 2020) or until the KCB decides otherwise. In their proposal, applicants must propose two alternative time periods for their event, and should indicate if these proposed periods are negotiable.