3. Civil Security for Society

The Estonian National Contact Point (NCP) for Cluster 3 “Civil Security for Society” is Lauri Teppo.

Under the Pillar 2 of Horizon Europe, Cluster 3 “Culture, Creativity and Inclusive Society” responds to the challenges arising from persistent security threats, including cybercrime, as well as natural and man-made disasters. The expected impacts of this cluster are contained in the Horizon Europe strategic plan.

Please read the Destination descriptions, Expected Outcomes and Call Topic descriptions in the 2021-2022 Work Programme.

The Work Programme comprises the following six Destinations:

1. Better protect the EU and its citizens against Crime and Terrorism
2. Effective management of EU external borders
3. Resilient infrastructure
4. Increased Cybersecurity
5. A Disaster-Resilient Society for Europe
6. SSRI (Strengthened Security Research and Innovation)

All 2022 calls were open on 30 June 2022. Cybersecurity calls will be closed on 16 November 2022, others 23 November 2022. All funding information and details on how to apply are on the Funding and Tenders portal

More information at the European Commission webpage