The Belgian Federal Science Policy Office (BELSPO), who manages the Federal research programme drugs, launched their call for proposals 2015.
The countries who committed their financial contribution for the first joint call have set a date for its publication: September 15, 2015. Early August more information will be available about the research topic(s) of the call, the available budget and the rules of application.
On June 29 and 30 2015, the national funders in the field of illicit drugs from Belgium, France, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Sweden and The Netherlands will meet in Brussels to discuss the priorities for the first joint call. Aim of this meeting is to reach agreement on the specific research topics to be funded and on relevant supporting documents like the Memorandum of Understanding.