A platform bridging the Mediterranean Sea

Promoting actions for sustainable development

and social innovation

A laboratory of ideas mobilizing senior experts and young professionals

FEMIA is a regional association for researchers and experts across the Euro-Mediterranean region.

The main objective of FEMIA is to promote and implement innovative actions towards inclusive knowledge-based societies.

FEMIA’s members support Euro-Mediterranean projects and provide advice for new policies and programs.


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Horizon 2020: New funding opportunities open now!

Horizon 2020 is the new EU funding programme for research and innovation running from 2014 to 2020 with a €80 billion budget. The first calls for proposals for Horizon 2020 were published on 11 December 2013. Horizon 2020 is open to participation from across the world. In all of the relevant parts of Horizon 2020, topics have been flagged as being particularly suitable for international cooperation. In these cases, the area selected for cooperation is specified upfront and consortia are encouraged to include third country partners (in many cases particular countries or regions are targeted) in their consortia. The list of flagged international cooperation topics can be found in the “Topics page for international cooperation.” READ MORE >>>