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Call: TWINNING II - Enhancing the cooperation between Railway Stakeholders for improving safety culture

Acronym DG MOVE
Type of Fund Others
Description of programme
"Directorate General for Transport and Mobility"
DG MOVE is responsible for developing and implementing European policies in the transport field. Its mission is to ensure that transport policies are designed for the benefit of all sectors of the society. Transport modes include: 
  • Air
  • Road
  • Rail
  • Maritime
  • Inland waterways
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TWINNING II - Enhancing the cooperation between Railway Stakeholders for improving safety culture
Description of call
"TWINNING II - Enhancing the cooperation between Railway Stakeholders for improving safety culture"
The call has the aim of supporting a twinning programme for management staff of rail stakeholders with safety responsibility in order to share knowledge and best practice across railways and in this way support new approaches to safety management. The action should result in a shared understanding of what are the possible opportunities, benefits but also blockers to a more mature and just safety culture. It shall also prepare grounds for implementation and for occurrence reporting.
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Thematic Focus Mobility & Transport/Traffic , Justice, Safety & Security
Funding area EU Member States
Origin of Applicant EU Member States
Eligible applicants Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, International Organization, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), Start Up Company, National Government, Education and Training Centres, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Public Services
Applicant details Applications submitted by natural persons are not eligible
Project Partner Yes
Project Partner Details In order to be eligible, a proposal must be submitted by a consortium composed of at least 12 legal entities of the following list of stakeholder groups: 
  • National investigation bodies (NIB)
  • National safety Authority (NSA)
  • Infrastructure manager
  • Rail Undertakings
The Consortium must include each of the listed stakeholder groups.
Project duration max 36 months
Further info
To be eligible for funding the twinning programme the proposals should cover the following issues, in particular:
  • safety management and behaviours;
  • development of common principles for management of railway safety;
  • occurrence reporting and use of information safety-related tools (E-rail, SAIT, own resources);
  • transition towards a more mature safety culture;
  • implementation of safety culture and management, both within organisations and cross-border.
Type of Funding Grants
Financial details Total Budget: 400 000 €
The Commission will fund one proposal from a consortium
Co-financing rate: 100%
Submission Via post:
"Enhancing the cooperation between Railway Stakeholders for improving safety culture" – Twinning programme
European Commission
Directorate-General for Mobility and
Transport – Unit C.4
For the attention of Íñigo Cruz
DM28 0/110
B-1049 Brussels
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