The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), alongside 11 other European and Canadian funding organisations, will shortly be inviting applications for the Equality and Wellbeing across Generations funding opportunity. The call has been developed under the Joint Programme Initiative (JPI) More Years Better Lives (MYBL) and is due to open on 6 April 2020.

The call aims to support policy in reducing inequality in the face of demographic change, specifically three aspects of inequality*:

  1. Income and wealth
  2. Caring responsibilities
  3. Social and political participation

Further details can be found on the JPI MYBL website https://www.jp-demographic.eu/calls/fourth-call/

For questions regarding the call please contact the Joint Call Secretariat: secretariat.ewg@belspo.be.

* A final description will be available in the Guidelines for Applicants at call launch.