Call: Supporting Initiatives in the Field of Drugs Policy
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
The general objective of the Programme shall be to contribute to the further development of a European area of justice based on mutual recognition and mutual trust, in particular by promoting judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters.
The specific objectives of the Programme shall be pursued through, in particular:
Supporting Initiatives in the Field of Drugs Policy
of call |
"Supporting Initiatives in the Field of Drugs Policy"
|The specific objective of the Supporting Initiatives
in the Field of Drugs Policy is to support projects in the field of drugs policy as regards judicial cooperation and crime
prevention aspects closely linked to the general objective of the Programme, in so far as they are not covered by the Instrument
for financial support for police cooperation, preventing and combating crime, and crisis management, as part of the Internal
Security Fund, or by the third Programme for the Union's action in the field of health (2014-2020). |
The priorities are:- To support activities in the area of identification and epidemiology of use of new psychoactive substances;
- To support activities aimed at the effective response to the challenges posed by the online trade of drugs;
- To support the civil society organisations by reinforcing their (i) advocacy function, (ii) capacity to make a difference at the local level, (iii) best practice sharing methods and (iv) knowledge and skills on evidence-based interventions and minimum quality standards in the field of drug demand reduction
- To support key stakeholders in the field of prevention by expanding their knowledge and skills, in particular in the context of minimum quality standards
|Thematic Focus||Research, Health, Justice|
|Funding area|| EU Member States |
|Select Origin of Applicant|| Albania / Shqipëria
Austria / Österreich
Belgium / Belgique-België
Bulgaria / България
Croatia / Hrvatska
Cyprus / Κύπρος
Czech Republic / Česká Republika
Estonia / Eesti
Finland / Suomi
Germany / Deutschland
Greece / Ελλάδα (Ellada)
Hungary / Magyarország
Ireland / Ireland
Italy / Italia
Latvia / Latvija
Lithuania / Lietuva
Luxembourg / Luxembourg
Netherlands / Nederland
Poland / Polska
Portugal / Portugal
Romania / România
Slovakia / Slovensko
Slovenia / Slovenija
Spain / España
Sweden / Sverige
|Eligible applicants||International Organization, NGO / NPO, Public Services|
|Applicant details|| In order to be eligible for a grant the applicant and co-applicants
a) be legal persons.
b) be established in a Member State of the European Union participating in the Justice Programme.
c) International organisations may be established outside of the Member States of the European Union participating in the Justice Programme.
d) be a public body or a non-profit-making private entity or an international organisation. For-profit entities can only participate as co-applicants. Union agencies cannot submit applications nor be co-applicants.
e) International organisations cannot submit applications; however they may participate as co-applicants.
|Project Partner Details||Applications must be transnational involving at least 2 entities established in two different EU Member States participating in the Justice Programme.|
|Project duration max||36 months|
|Type of Funding||Grant|
|Financial details|| The total budget earmarked for the co-financing of projects is estimated at 2
632 000 €. The Commission reserves the right not to distribute all the funds available. |
The EU grant is limited to a maximum co-funding rate of 80% of the total eligible costs of the action. Consequently, part of the total eligible expenses must be financed from sources other than the EU grant.
Proposals seeking EU co-funding of less than 250 000 € will be rejected.
|Submission||Applications must be submitted using the Electronic Submission System of the Participant Portal originally developed for the Horizon 2020 Research programmes.|