Secure Societies (SEC)

Secure Societies (SEC)

Foster secure European societies in a context of unprecedented transformations and growing global interdependencies and threats, while strengthening the European culture of freedom and justice.

The Secure Societies Work Programme is divided into the areas as defined by the European Commission - Protecting the critical infrastructure of Europe (INFRA); disaster resilient societies (DRS); fight against crime and terrorism (FCT); border and external security (BES); and digital security (DS - Cyber).


The International Forum to Advance First Responder Innovation (IFAFRI) and the EC invite participants for this years’ "IFAFRI Industry Day"

Success Stories

As organised crime and terrorist networks grow, aided by encrypted online communications and the 'dark web', an EU-funded project is developing new…
This includes the areas of Border and External Security (BES), Fight against…
The aim is to protect the infrastructure of Europe and the people in European…
The aim is cybersecurity, digital privacy and data protection.
The aim is to scale up Artificial Intelligence (AI) capacities of LEAs across…


Cascade Funding, also known as Financial Support for Third Parties (FSTP), is a European Commission mechanism to simplify the administrative procedures by allowing some EU-funded projects to issue open calls for further funding
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Useful Information

Tools, presentations, links and other materials to help you with your Secure Societies proposal

H2020 Material

The list of Calls and topics on the Participant Portal (PP) – all proposals are submitted through this system.
Part A and Part B templates for Research and Innovation Actions (RIA) and Innovation Actions (IA).
Commission related documents and reference files such as model grant agreements, rules for submission and evaluation and templates.


Danny Seker
Director: Information & Communication Technologies (ICT), Future & Emerging Technologies (FET), Secure Societies (SEC)
Talia Passiar
National Contact Point (NCP) - Head of Sector Secure Societies (SEC)

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