In the light of the gravity of the issue at hand and the already extreme weather conditions of early summer in Sweden, Formas will in September 2023 open the call Extreme weather: effects, measures and solutions for a long-term sustainable and resilient society.

Researchers can apply for research projects focusing on effects of extreme weather on societies, people and nature as well as measures and solutions that strengthen society's ability to manage as well as prepare for a future where extreme weather events are more common. Projects should be within Formas’ areas of responsibility Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning.

The dates for the call are preliminary and are subject to change. The content will be further developed and finalised when the call opens September 2023.

Apply by 19 October 2023.