Horizon Europe

Under Horizon Europe Pillar 2, environmental research can be found under most clusters. 

It is particularly covered under Clusters 5 and 6, for which the EPA is involved as National Expert as well as National Contact Point. 

Cluster 5: Climate, energy and mobility

  • Destination-1. Climate sciences and responses for the transformation towards climate neutrality 
  • Destination-2. Cross-sectoral solutions for the climate transition 
  • Destination-3. Sustainable, secure and competitive energy supply 
  • Destination-4. Efficient, sustainable and inclusive energy use 
  • Destination-5. Clean and competitive solutions for all transport modes 
  • Destination-6. Safe Resilient Transport and Smart Mobility services for passengers and goods 

Find out more about the national support available for Cluster 5

Cluster 6: Food, bioeconomynatural resources, agriculture and environment

  • Destination-1. Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services 
  • Destination-2. Fair, healthy and environmentally-friendly food systems from primary production to consumption 
  • Destination-3. Circular economy and bioeconomy sectors 
  • Destination-4. Clean environment and zero pollution 
  • Destination-5. Land, oceans and water for climate action 
  • Destination-6. Resilient, inclusive, healthy and green rural, coastal and urban communities 
  • Destination-7. Innovative governance, environmental observations and digital solutions in support of the Green Deal 

Find out more about the national support available for Cluster 6

The first calls under Horizon Europe are planned to open in Spring 2021 with a closing date in September 2021.