The EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) has announced that it will launch a joint transnational call for proposals in January 2015. This will be the first cooperative call with Horizon 2020. It is designed to address the global threat of neurodegenerative diseases.
In his speech of September 24, 2014, Jacek Dominik, Commissioner for Financial Programming and Budget, addresses the latest budget shortages for 2014 which lead to practical consequences in various EU-level funding programmes, among those Horizon 2020 and Erasmus+.
The second Call is scheduled to be launched in December. The topics will be presented briefly during the Open Info Day on 30 September. More information on the topics will be released closer to the Call launch.
The following topics are under consideration for the upcoming Call: