Ref. Ares(2017)2845917 - 07/06/2017
DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR RESEARCH & INNOVATION
Directorate J - Common Support Centre
J.1 - Common Legal support service
By registered letter with acknowledgment
Mr Xavier M. Galiana
Calle de Hermosilla, 86, 3C
28001 Madrid, Spain
Advance copy by e-mail: email@example.com
Subject: Your application for access to documents – GestDem Ref No 2017/3137
Dear Mr Galiana,
We refer to your email dated 25/05/2017 in which you submitted, within the framework
of Regulation (EC) 1049/20011, an application for access to documents.
You requested access to the following document: “a document, if possible in csv format,
containing the number and name of the projects, details of the specific programmes, EU
funding contribution, coordinating and participant institutions/researchers”.
We have identified a document falling under the scope of your request and we are
pleased to inform you that the document is publicly available in the following site:
requested document is also attached for your convenience.
You may reuse the requested document free of charge for non-commercial and commercial
purposes provided that the source is acknowledged, that you do not distort the original
meaning or message of the document. Please note that the Commission does not assume
liability stemming from the reuse.
In your email you have also requested some information for which you will find below
1 Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 May 2001 regarding
public access to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents (OJ L 145, 31.5.2001, p. 43).
Commission européenne/Europese Commissie, 1049 Bruxelles/Brussel, BELGIQUE/BELGIË - Tel. +32 22991111
In relation to your question on how many projects have been funded by the Horizon 2020
programme to date, please refer to the data in the link indicated above. The data on
signed grant agreements varies every day and is being updated in CORDIS website and
the EU open data portal usually on a monthly basis only after a quality control (last
update published on 01/06/2017).
Finally in reply to your question on when does the consortium/researcher receive the
grant, according to Article 21.2 of the general model grant agreement the Commission or
will make a first pre-financing payment to the coordinator within 30 days,
either from the entry into force of the Agreement or from 10 days before the starting date
of the action, whichever is the latest, except if a suspension of payments applies (Article
48 of general model grant agreement). Further information on payments can be found in
pages 191 and following of the annotated model grant agreement in the link
Electronically signed on 07/06/2017 14:06 (UTC+02) in accordance with article 4 2 (Validity of electronic documents) of Commission Decision 2004/563