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October 2022

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Are you ready to submit your project proposal under LIFE Clean Energy Transition?

The deadline of this year's LIFE Clean Energy Transition call is quickly approaching and many applicants are in the middle of putting their proposals together to submit them by 16 November 2022. Find in the article some important tips before submitting.

Happy World Ecolabel Day and 30 years of the EU Ecolabel!

It's not only the LIFE Programme that is celebrating a significant milestone in 2022. The EU Ecolabel has also turned 30! Get to know better this eco-friendly initiative and how it's helping deliver the EU Green Deal.

#LIFEis30 podcast series - Food for thought

In this episode of #LIFEis30, we dive into the topic of agriculture and food to look at how LIFE is helping farmers and producers to become more environmentally friendly, reduce the carbon output of their activities and contribute to a more sustainable food system.

LIFE turns 30 - The story so far

What has the LIFE programme achieved over the past 30 years? We'll spare from the extra reading. See it for yourself! #LIFEis30

Assessment of the results and impacts of energy efficiency-related market surveillance projects

Discover the results and impacts of Horizon 2020 and IEE-II-funded energy efficiency-related market surveillance projects.

Digitalisation of the energy system: The green, resilient, secure and affordable energy system of tomorrow is digital

This CORDIS Results Pack explores how EU-funded research projects are paving the way for digital solutions to build a more secure and diversified energy supply, all while improving efficiency and resilience, reducing emissions and providing citizens with innovative energy services.

Project news
Using nature as a climate buffer

LIFE SPARC is making Belgium’s Scheldt estuary and surrounding towns more resilient to climate change with Nature's support!

Italy’s farms act on climate change

Discover how the Great LIFE project is helping farmers lessen climate change's impact on agriculture in northern Italy.

LIFE secures a brighter future for Europe's bearded vulture

LIFE GYPCONNECT released 46 bearded vultures in France's Pre-Alps and Massif Central mountain ranges – almost double the planned number. Find out how!



LIFE at the Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum

Last days to register for this event taking place in Brussels next 18 October. Pioneering initiatives that encourage change at local level, such as sustainable plans and strategies for the energy transition, energy efficiency financing in the public and private sectors and investments in home renovation, will be presented. Discover more about LIFE's presence and meet us in person or online via webstream.


26/10/2022 - 27/10/2022

LIFE GoodWater IP first conference

LIFE GoodWater IP’s first conference – ‘Nature-based solutions for improvement of water quality and river basin management’ – is scheduled for 26-27 October in Riga.


08/11/2022 - 11/11/2022

LIFE at Ecomondo 2022

The LIFE Programme is again participating in Ecomondo Italy’s annual green and circular economy trade fair. This 25th edition is taking place in Rimini from 8 to 11 November.


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