“Management of water resources: resilience, adaptation and mitigation to hydroclimatic extreme events and management tools”.

Thirty-Four Funding Agencies from all over Europe and abroad are pleased to announce a joint transnational call for research and innovation projects under the framework of Water4All partnership.

The call will focus on solutions for hydroclimatic extreme events, as described in the Water4All Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda Theme III “Water for the future: sustainable water management”, as well as on the cross-cutting Theme VII “Governance” and Theme V “Water Infrastructures”.

Research & innovation proposals submitted under the Water4All 2022 Joint Transnational Call are required to address at least one of the following topics:

  1. Resilience, adaptation and mitigation to hydroclimatic extreme events
  2. Tools for water management – in the context of hydroclimatic extreme events
  3. Improved water governance in the context of hydroclimatic extreme events and international contexts

Aa result of STEP 1, 65 pre-poposals have been invited to prepare fo the STEP 2 submission.

The Online Submission Tool will open today at 14.00 CET and template and guidelines will be available as well.

The submission tool will open today 27th February 2023 – h. 14.00 CET

The deadline for submitting full proposals is 27th April 2023, 15:00 CEST. 

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Looking for a partner or a project to join?  Use the Water4All Partner Search Tool available here


Update 27 February 2023

Communication to the Applicants

This morning the Call Secrretariat sent to all the Pre-proposals Coordinators the Evaluation Notice about the results of the STEP 1. Coordinators that may have missed the reception of the email can contact the Call Secretariat.

Update 17 February 2023

Communication to the Applicants

The decision on the invitation to STEP 2 of the call is taking longer than expected due to the high number of applications and delays in the evaluation process.

The Call Secretariat will contact the Consortia Coordinators by email to communicate the results as soon as the final decision is reached.

Update 07 February 2023

Information to applicants

Due to a persistent delay in the evaluation process, the results about the selection of pre-proposals for the Step 2 will be published on the 15th February 2023 EOB.

Update 10 October 2022: 

Water4All Partnership has just published the Frequently Asked Questions on the scope and submission procedure. The document is available here

The applicants can watch the webinar recording and download the webinar PPT here.

Update 19 September 2022: 

Water4All consortium and Call Secetariat will organise a webinar for applicants in order to provide detailed information on the JTC2022. Applicants will have the possibility to directly interact with W4A experts and Call Secretariat in the Q&A sessions. The Webinar will be held online on the 23rd of September, 14.00 – 15:30 (CEST, Brussels time).  Webinar Connection Link 

Update 14 September 2022:

EPA from Ireland and SNSF from from Switzerland updated their information in the National Regulation Document. 

Update 07 September 2022: 

Denmark’s National Annex has been updated. Applicants are strongly invited in checking the national eligibility criteria. 

Brazilian Funding Agency Confap  has increased its national budget for the call. The total amount available is 1.063.400,00 €. 

Now Available the pre-proposal template for download.  The template do not replace in any way the online submission but it is meant to provide additional guidance to applicant prior registration to the Online Submission Tool. 

Update 07 July, 2022:

The Water4All Partnership published the call pre-announcement providing initial information of the JTC 2022 timeline and the list of participating Funding Organizations. More information are available here

 Update 05 September, 2022:

The “Preproposal Submission Guidelines” document has been updated and now contains the guide to the “Searching partner/project tool”