Somaliland: Horizon 2020: Opportunities for EU-Funded Collaborative Research between Africa And Europe


Somalilandsun – Horizon 2020 is a programme of the European Union (EU) for support to research that began with a budget of €77 billion over 7 years in which some 38 projects have so far been funded that involved African researchers working alongside researchers from Europe and other parts of the world.

One of the key features of the Horizon 2020 programme is that it is “Open to the world” meaning that almost all calls for proposals are open to African researchers collaborating with those from Europe

On14October 2015, the European Commission will publish the next Horizon 2020 calls for proposals for the years 2016 and 2017for a total budget of €16 billion.

For full details Cluck to read the EU press statement