06 Sep 2022
Commission launches online consultation on PRIMA partnership
The European Commission has opened a call for feedback on the Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA). PRIMA is an Art.185 initiative aiming at pooling the knowledge and financial resources of the EU and the 19 participating states to build R&I capacities and develop innovative solutions for water and agro-food systems in the Mediterranean area. In accordance with the legal act, the Commission shall present an interim evaluation of PRIMA by the end of 2022.
By 30 June 2022 the Commission shall conduct an interim evaluation of PRIMA with the assistance of independent experts. The Commission shall prepare a report on that evaluation which includes the conclusions of the evaluation and observations by the Commission. The Commission shall submit that report to the European Parliament and to the Council by 31 December 2022.
This call for evidence is open for feedback until 3 October 2022.