Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation Through ERANET Joint Activities And Beyond

October 2013 - September 2017

Project Summary

Short description

ERANETMED is a non-thematic eranetmed which  aim is to reduce fragmentation of programming in the Mediterranean region by increasing coordination between national research programmes across European Member States and Associated Countries and Mediterranean Partner Countries.  This is carried out by launching two joint calls on themes to be agreed among the Research funding agencies of the EU-MED countries.

Main Results

  • Strengthening Euro-Mediterranean R&I Cooperation promoting joint activities;
  • Developing joint funding schemes and procedures between partners;
  • Supporting long-term and stable Euro-Mediterranean cooperation;
  • Strengthening MPC capacities to enhance research and innovation and increase the impact of research on the socio-economic development of the region.

Project impact

A first call of 13 million euros has been launched on the following themes: “Renewable Energies”, “Water Resources Management” and “Energy-Water Nexus”.


CIHEAM-Bari - Italy

Source of funding : EC FP7 Capacities
Total budget : 2 493 249,00 €