The CAPS initiative aims at designing and piloting online platforms to create awareness on sustainability problems and putting in place collective solutions. It fosters collaborative solutions based on networks (of people, of ideas, of sensors), enabling new forms of digital social innovation.
CAPS are expected to support environmentally aware, grassroots processes and practices enabling citizens to:
Concrete examples of emerging areas include:
A new call for collaborative projects has been published, under the 2016-17 ICT Work Programme, as call ICT-11: "Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation". The deadline for submission is 25 April 2017.
Please check the H2020 participant portal for further information including topic description and funding schemes.