MITECO received 132 proposals replying to the call launched by the Biodiversity Foundation to promote the bioeconomy

El MITECO recibe 132 propuestas en la convocatoria de ayudas de la Fundación Biodiversidad para impulsar la bioeconomía

MITECO - Convocatoria Fundacion Biodiversidad

The Biodiversity Foundation of the Ministry for Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge (MITECO) has launched a call for grants to promote the bioeconomy as a driver of development and conservation. This project, part of the Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan, received a total of 132 projects. Projects aimed at improving the knowledge on bioeconomy, the development of bioproducts, biofuels or the use of biomass or fostering bioeconomy pilot projects in territories, among others, have been presented. This line of aid has a budget of EUR 20 million. Given the high demand for this call, only around 15% of the proposals submitted will be funded.