Open Calls
Transdisciplinary Research for Ocean Sustainability

Belmont Forum, Future Earth and JPI Oceans co-branded Collaborative Research Action on Transdisciplinary Research for Ocean Sustainability (CRA Ocean sustainability)

The Belmont Forum, in collaboration with Future Earth and JPI Oceans, is launching a call for proposals on "Transdisciplinary Research for Ocean Sustainability". The call is aiming at bringing together researchers and other expertise across the globe to innovate solutions to accelerate sustainable use of oceans and minimize the effects from global change.


Note: This table serves as an introduction to the National Annexes. Please consult the individual annex for the detailed eligibility criteria per funding agency and contact the national contact person for more information.

Country Annex Participating Agency Agency Acronym Funder Website
Australia Annex Oceans and Atmosphere, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation CSIRO
Brazil Annex São Paulo Research Foundation FAPESP
France Annex National Research Agency ANR
Germany Annex Federal Ministry of Education and Research BMBF
Iceland Annex Icelandic Centre for Research RANNIS
India Annex Ministry of Earth Sciences MoES
Japan Annex Japan Science and Technology Agency JST
Norway Annex The Research Council of Norway RCN
Philippines Annex Department of Science and Technology DOST-PCIEERD
Russia Annex Russian Foundation for Basic Research RFBR
Saudi Arabia Annex King Abdullah University of Science and Technology KAUST
South Africa Annex National Research Foundation NRF
Sweden Annex Swedish Research Council for Env, Agric Sci & Spatial Planning FORMAS
Sweden/African countries Annex Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency SIDA
USA/international Annex Bureau of Ocean Energy Management BOEM
USA Annex National Science Foundation NSF