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CBE JU primary producers workshop

The CBE JU to establish a deployment group on primary producers

Join the bio-based revolution: CBE JU will soon launch a new deployment group on primary producers. Explore how farmers, foresters, algae cultivators and other primary producers can thrive as part of circular bio-based value chains. Learn about the group's objectives, composition, and upcoming projects. Stay tuned for opportunities to get involved and make a sustainable impact. #BioBased #CircularEconomy

CBE JU governance
CBE JU 2024 call for proposals is open

€213 million available for advancing Europe’s circular bio-based economy

The CBE JU’s 2024 call for proposals announces €213 million in funding to advance Europe’s circular bio-based economy, targeting innovation, market deployment, and environmental performance. Stakeholders are invited to apply by 18 September 2024, contributing to 18 topics. This initiative emphasises circularity, sustainability, and bioeconomy, aiming to scale up technologies and boost regional investment and job creation.

Call for proposalsCall 2024
NEBA Alliance launch

New European Bauhaus Academy launched

New European Bauhaus Academy launched: transforming construction sector with sustainability training. Commissioner Ivanova spearheads EU-wide initiative to boost bio-based solutions, quoting 'Unlocking skilled jobs crucial for EU's climate goals.' Join NEBA Alliance shaping the future of sustainable construction. #GreenFuture #NEBAAlliance

New European Bauhaus
Photo CBE JU booklet 2024

CBE JU boosting the EU’s biotech and biomanufacturing sectors

CBE JU is recognised as a strategic financial instrument for Europe’s biotech and biomanufacturing sector scaling up the production capacity of bio-based chemicals and materials to industrial scale. The partnership’s important contribution was highlighted in the European Commission’s communication on Building the future with nature: Boosting biotechnology and biomanufacturing in the EU launched by Margrethe Vestager, the Executive Vice President of the European Commission, yesterday.

Photo CBE JU booklet 2024

Ten years upscaling the bio-based sector and promoting commercialisation

What are the CBE JU-funded first-of-their-kind biorefineries? How do they contribute to a competitive and circular economy? Ten years after launching the first call for project proposals, CBE JU publishes a new booklet showcasing the industrial-size biorefineries unleashing the potential of the bio-based economy in Europe. 

flagship biorefinery
 CBE JU Info Day 2023 Registration on in Brussels

Register for the CBE JU Info Day 2024

The in-person event will take place on 23 April 2024 in the Charlemagne building in Brussels and will also be streamed online. Join the info day to find out more about the CBE JU 2024 call for project proposals and meet other potential applicants.

Call 2024Info Day
Nicoló Giacomuzzi-Moore

Letter to the CBE JU community

Nicoló Giacomuzzi-Moore was appointed Executive Director of the Circular Bio-based Europe Joint Undertaking.

Executive DirectorNicoló Giacomuzzi-Moore
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30 innovative projects selected for CBE JU funding

The CBE JU Programme Office has concluded the evaluation of the 2023 call for project proposals. 30 proposals have been selected to receive a total of nearly €215.5 million CBE JU funding. Grant agreements with the successful candidates are expected to be signed before the end of May 2024. 

Call 2023
CBESF23 closing plenary

What next for the European bio-based sector: CBESF23 in retrospect

The first CBE JU Stakeholder Forum (CBESF23), which took place on 6-7 December 2023, lived up to its promise of providing a platform for thought-provoking discussions on the future of the European bio-based sector, showcasing cutting-edge technologies, and inspiring actionable solutions. The event highlighted the latest advancements in the bio-based sector, sustainable practices, and their impact on the European and global landscape. Let’s look back at the event’s main conclusions and takeaways.