Dear Madam, dear Sir,
enclosed you will find current news of the German-Russian Network Environmental Research and Technologies:
Continuation of LIFE+ beyond 2013
The LIFE Programme is one of the spearheads of EU environmental funding. Since its launch in 1992, it has been subject to many evaluations, including an ex-post evaluation covering 1996-2006, and a mid-term evaluation for the period 2007-2009. They concluded that while LIFE remained a crucial, successful and effective financial instrument for achieving EU environmental policy objectives, it required some modifications in order to fulfil its EU added-value potential. The Commission therefore launched a discussion process on the future of LIFE+ from 2014 onwards;
You will find further information here: Events, Deadlines und Database for funding programmes of the OWWZ.