The BELLA Programme provides for the long-term interconnectivity needs of European and Latin American research and education communities. This is being achieved through two complementary and interdependent actions which will significantly enhance the ability of researchers and academics across to two regions to collaborate together.

These are BELLA-S: By securing rights to spectrum on a direct submarine cable between the two regions,

and BELLA-T: By completing the terrestrial optical fibre network infrastructure of RedCLARA