CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
A new air and climate plan for Milan

The City Council of Milan approved the Air and Climate Plan (PAC), an action plan to become...

A new air and climate plan for Milan
In the News
Meet the three EIT Climate-KIC innovators nominated for EIT Awards

Three innovators from EIT Climate-KIC’s community have been nominated...

Meet the three EIT Climate-KIC innovators nominated for EIT Awards
In our community
A group of friends develop an innovative solution to preserve the authentici...
A group of friends develop an innovative solution to preserve the authenticity of their cities
In the News
100 European cities take up the challenge to become carbon neutral...

On Monday 13 June, the representatives of the 100...

100 European cities take up the challenge to become carbon neutral by 2030
In our community
The challenge of waste disposal is daunting, what if we made it smart?
The challenge of waste disposal is daunting, what if we made it smart?

Deep Demonstrations

The world needs inspiration and proof that inclusive, fast and large-scale change is possible to achieve net zero in time.
Learn More
Healthy, Clean Cities
Healthy, Clean Cities Fifteen cities across Europe are working with EIT Climate-KIC to accelerate their transitions towards carbon neutrality and climate resilience.
Healthy, Clean Cities
Resilient Regions
Resilient Regions We work with regions particularly exposed to climate impacts due to the make-up of their landscapes, economies and societies.
Resilient Regions
Landscapes as Carbon Sinks
Landscapes as Carbon Sinks We apply systems thinking to help turn a number of specific landscapes across Europe from carbon sources to carbon sinks.
Landscapes as Carbon Sinks
Long-termism
Long-termism We’re designing a demonstration to address short-term thinking (in finance and other areas of society) that prevents the 1.5C transition we need.
Long-termism
Climate-friendly Food Systems and Diets
Climate-friendly Food Systems and Diets Work with us to catalyse a shift towards a healthy food system that can feed future generations within planetary boundaries.
Climate-friendly Food Systems and Diets
Circular Regenerative Economies
Circular Regenerative Economies The government of Slovenia has articulated the ambitious and inspiring aim to become the world’s first fully circular national economy.
Circular Regenerative Economies
Resilient, Net-Zero-Emissions Maritime Hubs
Resilient, Net-Zero-Emissions Maritime Hubs We are working with ambitious ports and shipping industry leaders to create a circular, inclusive, net-zero-emissions maritime sector.
Resilient, Net-Zero-Emissions Maritime Hubs
Just Transformations
Just Transformations We’re working for democratic and inclusive transitions in regions still economically dependent on fossil fuels and polluting industries.
Just Transformations

Get Involved

CALL FOR START-UPS: MED ClimAccelerator

The MED ClimAccelerator has launched its call for cleantech start-ups incorporated in Portugal, Malta and Cyprus. Entrepreneurs should have a focus on a new technology or service with high potential for both commercial viability and climate impact. Highlights of the programme include: international training, mentorship and investment up to €20,000. 

Deadline: 18 June 2022 at 23:59 CEST.

Apply now

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: RIS EduEx 2022

We want to bring fresh voices and new thinking from EIT RIS regions into our community, and to learn together. We are looking for people who want to experiment with novel learning approaches that can support the development of the skills and mindsets needed to build an inclusive and resilient future in the context of the climate emergency.

Educational experiments can be defined as short projects (or pilots) that test novel ways of responding to a challenge within education, learning, skills development. The experiment design, target audience and format is for you to propose.

EIT Climate-KIC is offering a minimum of 50% in co-funding. Up to 4 experiments may be awarded this year.

Applications may be submitted until 8 July 2022.

Apply now

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Matchmaking Innovation Event with a focus on RIS countries

EIT Climate-KIC launches Matchmaking Innovation Market call 2022 to support systemic challenge-led collaboration and development of local and impactful climate action in RIS eligible countries.

Call closing: 27 July 2022.

Apply now

CALL FOR START-UPS: EIT ClimAccelerator Beyond 2022 in Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Slovenia and Serbia

ClimAccelerator Beyond aims at making a tangible and relevant contribution towards climate change mitigation and innovation across the RIS region consortium. (Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Serbia and Slovenia). As a start-up you will participate in various activities designed to help you advance your business and take your next big step. As a part of an international consortium, you will experience cross-border cooperation and get to exchange resources, contacts, and know-how. In addition, individual support for business leaders is an important part of the program.

Call closing (all stages): 29 July 2022

Apply now

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: The EIT Circular Economy Community launches the Circular Economy Prize

Are you an SME or start-up with an innovative service, technology, or product around circular economy? Compete for the chance to showcase your idea to an expert panel, secure the award prize and be part of the European innovation community!

Deadline: 31 August 2022 23:59 at CET.

Apply now
Watermark
>€2bn capital raised in external investment by our start-ups
>2100 climate-positive companies incubated
>15000 full-time jobs created through our community
>450 partners