Joint Programming Initiatives
Coordination of national and European research efforts
|Topic||Information technology, Life sciences, Materials and production, Mobility, Security, Environment and energy, Further issues|
|Type of service||Funding, Initiative, Networking|
|FFG Unit of organisation||European and international programmes|
These initiatives address key societal challengessuch as climate change, energy and food security, and healthy aging, which cannot be solved at the national level alone. They are designed to pool the limited resources for research and developmentand leverage complementary expertise.
Fundingfor the Joint Programming Initiatives largely comes from the participating Member States. The European Commission supports the establishment of organisational structures for individual initiatives in the form of Coordination and Support Actions (CSA).
The 10 Joint Programming Initiatives
The Member States are free to participate in any of the Joint Programming Initiatives tofind a joint solution to a problem or achieve a joint goal.
- JPI Urban Europe – Global Urban Challenges, Joint European Solutions
- JPI Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND)
- JPI Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change (FACCE)
- JPI A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life (HDHL)
- JPI Connecting Climate Knowledge for Europe (CLIMATE)
- JPI More Years, Better Lives – The Potentials and Challenges of Demographic Change (MYBL)
- JPI Water Challenges for a Changing World
- JPI Cultural Heritage and Global Change: A New Challenge for Europe
- JPI Healthy and Productive Seas and Oceans (Austria does not participate)
- JPI The Microbial Challenge – An Emerging Threat to Human Health (Austria does not participate)