Description of Action

The Description of Action (DoA) is a key part of the contract between the project consortium and its funder, the European Commission. The DoA is a detailed description of how the project will be carried out and it follows the structure of the proposal, also comprising Parts A & B.

  • Part A contains
    • Project summary
    • List of beneficiaries
    • List of work packages
    • List of deliverables
    • Work package descriptions
    • List of milestones
    • Critical risks and mitigation actions
    • Summary of project efforts in person months
    • Tentative schedule of project reviews
  • Part B is the narrative description of a project, covering the project’s objectives, concept, approach, expected impact etc.