We act as a messenger for the EU Mission Soil through multiple activities:
NATI00NS also manages an online management event on B2Match, enabling international stakeholders to meet online for creating partnerships and establish Living Labs or Lighthouses in line with the EU Mission: A Soil Deal for Europe.
The NATI00NS Helpdesk offers assistance to applicants to topics 01-08 and 01-09 of the Open Calls of the EU Mission “A Soil Deal for Europe”, ranging from explanations about Open Call rules, how to apply, eligibility criteria, proposal validation, to scientific and technical questions related to the scope of proposals, LL criteria, and other issues regarding soil health, participatory approaches, conceptual and organisational aspects of living labs, and land management.
We aim to support the EU Mission: A Soil Deal for Europe, preparing regional and national stakeholders to apply for and implement soil health Living Labs and Lighthouses (LLs).
In this context, we act as a Soil Mission messenger through multiple activities:
Between 60 and 70% of EU soils are estimated to be unhealthy. Soil is a fragile resource that needs careful management and preservation for future generations. One centimetre of soil can take hundreds of years to form, but can be lost in just a single rainstorm or industrial incident - European Commission