Societal Challenge 2 (SC2): Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research, and the Bioeconomy


Name and description ERA-NET/EJP

FWO funding channel

Work Programme

Network duration


Blue Bioeconomy
'Unlocking the potential of aquatic bioresources'

Fundamental Research (FO)
Strategic Basic Research (SBO)

WP 2018

12/2018 - 11/2023

Call 2019
Projects not yet selected

'Sustainable and Resilient agriculture for food and non-food systems'

Fundamental /research projects

WP 2014

03/2015 - 03/2020

Call 2015
€200,000 (incl. top-up EC)

Call 2017
No selected projects

'EU-Africa research and innovation partnership on food and nutrition security and sustainable agriculture'

Fundamental /research projects

WP 2016

01/2017 - 12/2021

Call 2017
€ 600,000 (incl. top-up EC.)