07/03/2014 Research and Science, Other sources of funding
Launch of a Europe-Americas partnership in social sciences and humanities
The T-AP initiative - Trans-Atlantic Platform in Social Sciences and Humanities Research – was officially launched on March 5th, 2014. The network brings together 15 research funding agencies from Europe and the Americas, including the French National Research Agency (ANR). The project is a three-year initiative funded by the European Commission, and is a global first among national humanities and social science research agencies. Its goal is to enhance the transatlantic collaboration in areas of mutual interest tackling the major societal challenges of the 21st century.