Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives

CESSDA Projects

CESSDA and its Service Providers take part in a number of strategic projects of relevance to its vision and mission.

  • TITLE: EOSC Future
  • CONSORTIUM: 36 Beneficiaries
  • CESSDA ROLE: Partner
  • DURATION: 2021–2023
  • BUDGET: EUR 40 894 051
EOSC Future

EOSC Future responds to INFRAEOSC-03-2020 call in order to integrate, consolidate, and connect e-infrastructures, research communities, and initiatives in Open Science to further develop the EOSC Portal, EOSC-Core and EOSC-Exchange of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC).

EOSC Future is structured around six thematic pillars that strategically group the work package tasks and activities and coherently present the key objectives and activities of the project to stakeholde...

  • CONSORTIUM: 22 Beneficiaries
  • CESSDA ROLE: Partner
  • DURATION: 2021–2025
  • BUDGET: EUR 4 988 915
  • AGREEMENT: 101008589
COhort cOmmunity Research and Development Infrastructure Network for Access Throughout Europe

COORDINATE will begin to fill the serious and extensive gaps in the availability of robust and suitable data for the monitoring and evaluation of child wellbeing in Europe.


Facilitate improved access to international birth cohort panel and cross-sectional survey data Extend the consortium network to maximise EU and European coverage for a future Europe wide accelerated...

  • TITLE: RItrainPlus
  • CONSORTIUM: 15 Beneficiaries
  • CESSDA ROLE: Partner
  • DURATION: 2021–2025
  • BUDGET: EUR 2 000 000
  • AGREEMENT: 101008503
Research Infrastructure Training Plus

Research Infrastructures (RI) are standing pillars for excellence in science and a vital element for the realisation of the European Union as a knowledge-based society.

Together with Core Facilities (CF) – existing in many universities, academic research centres and national nodes of distributed RI – RI are also major actors in the implementation of the EU Open Science and Open Innovation strategy and a major factor for its success.

As RI an...

  • TITLE: EOSC Enhance
  • CONSORTIUM: 15 Beneficiaries + 6 Linked Third Parties
  • CESSDA ROLE: Beneficiary
  • DURATION: 2019 – 2021
  • BUDGET: EUR 1 999 700
  • AGREEMENT: 871160
Enhancing the EOSC portal and connecting thematic clouds (EOSC Enhance)

The EOSC Enhance project started in December 2019 as an upgrade and extension of a previous EOSC project. Its main objectives are to enhance the service provider interface and to accelerate the deployment and uptake of EOSC services and resources in the EOSC catalogue.

As one of the ESFRI Cluster representatives, CESSDA will principally be involved in activities relating to the adaptation and further development o...

  • TITLE: EURHISFIRM (Historical high-quality company-level data for Europe)
  • CONSORTIUM: 12 Beneficiaries
  • CESSDA ROLE: Beneficiary
  • DURATION: 2018 - 2021
  • BUDGET: EUR 3 385 610
  • AGREEMENT: 777489

EURHISFIRM will design a world-class research infrastructure (RI) to connect, collect, collate, align, and share detailed, reliable, and standardised long-term company-level data for Europe to enable researchers, policymakers and other stakeholders to analyse, develop, and evaluate effective strategies to promote investment and economic growth. To achieve this goal, EURHISFIRM develops innovative tools to spark a “big data revolution” in the historical social sciences and to open...